17 Famous Women Who Called Out Hollywood's Sexism & Made A Difference For Women Everywhere

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Sexism. Sadly, it seems like it's here to stay, whether you're a part of Hollywood or not. Yes, we've seen drastic changes over the years, but women continue to fight for the same rights as men — anyone else find that preposterous? It's 2015 and women still aren't paid equal wages as men. Unfortunately, women deal with gender discrimination on a daily basis and it's something that needs to change, stat.

Thankfully, we have many women standing up for themselves and other women in Hollywood and all over the world. Actually, many famous women have called out sexism and continue to use their voices in hopes it will cause a major change when it comes to women's rights. Here are 17 famous women who have taken a stand against Hollywood's sexism, all while making a difference in the lives of women across the globe.

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