Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Richard Gere and Shilpa Shetty Work Together Against AIDS…And Get Embroiled In A Scandal

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

Richard Gere‘s been very active in promoting AIDS awareness in India lately, and with Bollywood actress and Celebrity Big Brother winner Shilpa Shetty having launched her own AIDS charity in February, it only seemed like a matter of time before Hollywood and Bollywood started working together for the cause. The two were at an AIDS awareness function recently, but that wasn’t the most talked-about occurrence that night. It looks like some groups in India were outraged when Richard swept up Shilpa in his arms and gave her a big kiss.

Right-wing Hindus burned effigies of the 57-year-old Gere in India’s entertainment hub of Mumbai and organized street rallies in the capital New Delhi one day after Gere’s public display of affection, seen as taboo here.

Shilpa wasn’t safe from criticism either, and some people also burned effigies of her. Richard has already apologized and even Shilpa isn’t making a big deal out of the whole thing. I’m just gonna say that Richard should have been more careful with the way he behaves in other countries and will also hope that this controversy won’t affect his projects. Loads more interesting comments about the entire hoopla can be found here and here.

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments
blood

Study finds vegan blood is 8 times more effective at killing cancer cells

Blood taken from vegans is 8 times more effective at killing cancer cells!

shutterstock_436148218

Stop calling vegan food “cruelty-free”

Many vegans proudly proclaim that their food is “cruelty-free” as though issues of justice and injustice begin and end with our use of nonhuman animals.

fight

Verbally abusing your vegan friends isn’t edgy, it’s just being a bully

If you’re a vegan who has had to deal with this, and especially if you come from a background of being abused in other ways, you are absolutely not alone