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‘Harper’s Bazaar’ text by Angelina and photos

The photos and the text is already here! And it’s Angelina writing the article herself and we are in awe of our multitalented and intelligent Angie! She writes about women’s right all over the world and also about animals and the environment. It’s a beautiful and inspiring text, that you most definitely have to read!

As Harper’s Bazaar celebrates its 150th anniversary, Jolie shares her thoughts on women’s rights and our responsibility toward the environment.

Actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie is known for using her voice to champion human rights causes around the world. Her latest producing project, The Breadwinner, tells the story of an 11-year-old Afghan girl named Parvana who dresses as a boy in order to feed her family in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, where women were not allowed to work or attend school. As we celebrate the 150th anniversary of the founding of Harper’s Bazaar, Jolie shares her thoughts on women’s rights today and our responsibility toward each other and our environment.

When I was asked to write for this special anniversary edition of Bazaar, I imagined a female reader of the magazine 150 years ago, in 1867. If she’d been able to see us—today’s women—what would she have made of us?

Read full text in our press archive.

And the photos are simply breathtaking! They were taken by Alexi Lubomirski when he came to Namibia with Angelina this year.

And here is a behind the scenes video from the photoshoot: