And this just in – Ellen Page – the Canadian actress whom many of you know from movies such as Juno, X-Men, and Whip-It (which happens to be based on a book – READ!!!) was a keynote speaker at the inaugural Time To Thrive conference which is a human rights campaign focusing on equality and the LGBT community. Now, the big thing that all the news releases are saying in the headlines for this event is the fact that Ellen officially came out during her speech. And I think that’s all fine and dandy – good for her, that must have been quite intimidating to do in front of such an audience….but what I think is so amazing is her actual speech.
Take a listen. Well said and something I think – regardless of who you are or what you believe in – is a very important truth on how we need to really start taking care of each other by respecting each other. When we look at all the horrible things that have made the headlines in the past year, it really seems like this is something that a lot of people have forgotten. Anywho, Ellen Page: