Leonardo DiCaprio Launches Online Campaign: ‘Vote 4 Stuff’

Monday, 01 Oct 2012 03:11 PM

By James Hirsen

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Leonardo DiCaprio, along with a number of other celebrities, has launched a new social media campaign called “Vote 4 Stuff.”

Among other things, the referenced “stuff” concerns issues that people would like to see discussed during the current presidential election season, according to a video that was posted on Monday.

The Vote 4 Stuff group intends to use its star power to encourage people to engage in social media activities, including the posting of pet causes, which would in turn be utilized in future Vote 4 Stuff online activities.

Appian Way, DiCaprio's production company, is a producer of the Vote 4 Stuff initiative, which boasts as team members additional celebrities including Selena Gomez, Ellen DeGeneres, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Tobey Maguire, Edward Norton, Sarah Silverman, Benicio Del Toro, Amanda Seyfried, Zac Efron, and Jonah Hill.

“This is one of the most important elections of our lifetime,” DiCaprio told The Associated Press. “We are using the power of social media throughout the Vote 4 Stuff campaign to incite bipartisan conversation around real issues, encourage registration and voting in November.”

Via the video, celebrities voice concerns about a number of topics including jobs, climate change, foreign policy, immigration, worker's rights, and teacher’s salaries.

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
[Error loading the WebPart '']
Value cannot be null. Parameter name: virtualPath
Send me more news as it happens.
Get me on The Wire
Send me more news as it happens.
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
You May Also Like

Baby Jesus Stolen From Church Nativity, Replaced by Severed Pig Head

Friday, 26 Dec 2014 18:40 PM

Sometime between Christmas Eve and Christmas morning, someone stole baby Jesus from a Massachusetts church's nativity sc . . .

Transit Officers Help Deliver Baby on Philly Subway on Christmas Day

Friday, 26 Dec 2014 18:03 PM

Two Philadelphia transit police officers helped to deliver a baby on Christmas day after the mother's water broke on a s . . .

Mall of Georgia Flash Mob Wedding Takes Bride by Surprise (Video)

Friday, 26 Dec 2014 17:39 PM

A bride planning to take photos was surprised at the Mall of Georgia with a flash mob and a wedding, all arranged by her . . .

Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved