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- Posted on Oct 23rd 2012 6:15PM by Dan Reilly
"You Don't Own Me" is a lip-syncing montage set to Lesley Gore's 1964 hit of the same name. You'll recognize a lot of famous faces in there, including Carrie Brownstein, Karen Elson, "Girls" mastermind Lena Dunham, Firehorse's Leah Siegel, Alia Shawkat of "Arrested Development," Miranda July, Zoe Kravitz and many, many more.
"I recorded 'You Don't Own Me' in 1964 and it's hard for me to believe, but we're still fighting for the same things we were then. Yes, ladies, we've got to come together, get out there and vote, and protect our bodies," says Gore. "They're ours. Please vote."
The lip-syncing is interspersed with messages about Romney and the Republican Party's plans to defund Planned Parenthood and overturn Roe vs. Wade, among other threats to women's rights. Check out the awesome video, which was created by Citizens Band leader and activist Sarah Sophie Flicker, below!