Read Jack White's speech about gender equality
Jack White gave a speech about gender equality in Nashville on Wednesday (July 13).
The former White Stripes musician has been appointed to a 45-member local council that will study gender equity in the city. The council will feed back "data-informed recommendations and advice" to Mayor Megan Berry.
Following his appearance at a press conference, White's speech has been published in full on Facebook.
White began by saying, "All human beings on this planet, and in this society that we live in deserve to be treated the same. They deserve to be treated the same in their social lives, and in their financial and business careers as well." via NME