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Her courage to go public has everyone thinking—and talking.
This certainly isn't the first time Jolie has used her celebrity platform to help change the world. From the Jolie-Pitt Foundation to her work with UNHCR, Jolie's impact is felt here in the U.S. and abroad.
Here, we shine a light on just some of Jolie's activism and philanthropic work.