This season's hottest accessory, as debuted on the red carpet at the Academy Awards, is the blue ribbon. Celebrities are taking a stand a la Meryl Streep, reflecting the high stakes of today's political climate on their high fashion with a shout out to the ACLU, the American Civil Liberties Union.

There was no doubt that Hollywood's biggest night would get political, and the statements start on the red carpet.

Best Actress nominee Ruth Negga's stylist, Karla Welch, posted a close-up and a red carpet shot.


Ruth x Valentino #meganegga #oscars

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Hamilton and Moana's Lin-Manuel Miranda is rising up.


Karlie Kloss is sporting the ribbon on her hip. Fun fact: She is dating Joshua Kushner, aka Jared Kushner's brother and Ivanka Trump's mother-in-law. Her solidarity with the anti-Trump resistance is sure to make the Passover Seder awkward at the Kushners this year.

Last year's Best Actress winner, Brie Larson, previewed her flare on Instagram.


We've only just begun...wait until the statements go from dresses to speeches.

There will be plenty for Donald Trump to rage-tweet about/