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The history of Hollywood activism

As if actor George Clooney wasn't getting enough screen time, now he's appearing before U.S. Senate committees and making news by being arrested at protests.

But Clooney's political activism isn't a new phenomenon in Hollywood. In fact, he's just the latest in a line of celebrities to lend their names to various causes.

Click on the link below to listen to Airplay's pop culture expert Geoff Pevere speak with Dave about the long history of Hollywood activisim.

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