Susan Sarandon explains why she's not backing Hillary Clinton: 'I don't vote with my vagina'

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Susan Sarandon has had a troubled relationship with Hillary Clinton, and the actress has confirmed she won't be voting for the Democratic nominee in the presidential election.

"I don't vote with my vagina," Sarandon told BBC's Evan Davis of her decision not to vote for Clinton. She has said she's voting for Green Party candidate Jill Stein, after supporting Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary process.

She added that she thinks it's important to get votes for third-party candidates above the 5% mark, and that whether Clinton or Trump is elected, "it doesn't matter" to her.

"This is bigger than that and I don't want to spend a lot of time talking about Trump and Hillary because that's not why I'm here. This is bigger than who wins this election," she said.

Sarandon said she believes Clinton is "almost certainly going to win" because of support from "every neocon, all the press, all the networks, all the newspapers, everyone behind her."

"I am worried about the wars, I am worried about Syria, I am worried about all of these things that actually exist. I'm worried about fracking," Sarandon said. "I'm worrying about the environment. No matter who gets in they don't address these things because money has taken over our system."

She added that in her view, based on what she saw during the primaries, the DNC is "so corrupt, it's not worthy of our votes."

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Actress Susan Sarandon sits among delegates on Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 25, 2016. / AFP / Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 25: Actress Susan Sarandon sits in the crowd on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Democratic National Convention kicked off July 25. (Photo by Paul Morigi/WireImage)
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 25: Actress Susan Sarandon sits in the crowd on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Democratic National Convention kicked off July 25. (Photo by Paul Morigi/WireImage)
Actress Susan Sarandon looks on during Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 25, 2016. / AFP / Robyn BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 25: Actress Susan Sarandon (C) holds a sign that reads 'Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)' during the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Democratic National Convention kicked off July 25. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 24: Actress and activist, Susan Sarandon prepares to speak during 'The Climate Revolution Is Up To Us' rally at Vernon Park on the eve of the Democratic National Convention on July 24, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pa. (Photo by Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
Actress Susan Sarandon holds up a sign during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Susan Sarandon arrives on the convention floor during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Actress Susan Sarandon holds up a sign during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Actress Susan Sarandon takes picture on the convention floor during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Susan Sarandon arrives on the convention floor during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)
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