Prejudice or stereotypes are opinions, subjective judgments about things and events that are formed without enough thought or knowledge. It often leads to discrimination. Some preconceptions like real men should not wear makeup, women are not as good at technology as men, introverts lack socializing, and people of color are the lower class - they have become a burden for generations.
However, there are many people, especially celebrities, who decide to fight against them, teaching us all a valuable lesson in being true to ourselves. Their actions inspire individuals to embrace themselves and accept their individuality.
So, let's surf down to check out this new article! It will help you break through the negative thoughts you have imposed on yourself.
#1 Harry Styles
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Harry Styles is a former member of One Direction. He's just recently started to embrace his feminine side, wearing a variety of gender-bending outfits, even dresses. “I find myself looking at women’s clothes, thinking they’re amazing,” he adds.
#2 Ezra Miller
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Actor Ezra Miller surprised everyone on the 2019 Met Gala carpet. He wore make-up that made the opposite person 'out of breath'.
#3 Ruby Rose
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Similar to Harry Styles, Ruby Rose threw all gender standards out the window. She fully embraced her masculine side. Her bold clothing, as well as her excellent cinematic roles and compelling personality, made an impression.
#4 Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky
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Chris Hemsworth and his wife, Elsa Pataky, have proven age is just a number when it comes to age gaps in a marriage. The guy is traditionally considered to be older, however, Chris is 38 and Elsa is 45!
#5 Margot Robbie
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Margot Robbie has broken down prejudices that have been set for women. The actress said that she dislikes being asked about her personal life, such as her relationships and children. And she supposes that women should be able to stand up to such questions.
#6 David Bowie
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With his magnificent appearance, the legendary David Bowie broke societal standards, sending a message that said: "dress whatever you like, and feel good in your own self!".
#7 Billy Porter
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Billy Porter is an actor, singer, and author, who never fails to impress on the red carpet. Wonderful outfits, bright clothing, and a powerful personality are just a few of his most renowned looks.
#8 Eva Longoria
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Eva Longoria broke the stereotype of a woman who did not get pregnant at the age of 43. Eva ignores the gossip and is now happily raising her child.
#9 Jennifer Aniston
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Jennifer Aniston has been inspiring people with her beauty and the fact that she is still unmarried at the age of 52. Her work is flourishing, and she is living life to the fullest.
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Prince remains an icon to this day, breaking fashion standards for males such as not being able to dress more femininely or apply make-up. With his example in mind, people can now openly say themselves.