On the other hand, I could argue that she should be disqualified simply on the basis of her promotion of "The Secret", a multimedia juggernaut that claimed that the entire universe and every moment of human experience are governed by "the law of attraction".
Trump himself has lavished praise on Winfrey over the years, including in 2015, when he said that he would consider her as a running mate on his Republican ticket. It gave a vision on how to move forward. At the dinner, Meyers made some jokes about Trump's rumored plans to run for president, jokes which allegedly inspired Trump to go through the campaign.
"Some have said that night convinced him to run". Lovett told Recy to "act just like you do with your husband or I'll cut your damn throat". Afterwards Oprah's longtime partner Stedman Graham, who attended the awards with her, made it clear that a 2020 run was a definite possibility.
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CODEPINK has organized two successful BDS campaigns, one against the cosmetics company AHAVA and another against SodaStream. AFSC's inclusion in the list has surprised allies, especially given the organization's history of aiding Jewish refugees.
"It's up to the people", Graham told a Los Angeles Times reporter.
"It is the insatiable dedication to uncovering the absolute truth that keeps us from turning a blind eye to corruption and to injustice, to tyrants and victims and secrets and lies", she said.
The talk show host, actress, producer and philanthropist was at the Globes on Sunday to accept the Cecil B. DeMille Award for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment". Winfrey's speech thundered into a rallying cry for equality and justice for women everywhere, "whose names we'll never know", and a salute to men who support them. For too long, women have not been heard or believed if they dare speak the truth to the power of those men. "I like Oprah", Trump told ABC News in June 2015. "I like Oprah and I also like Donald Trump, but as TV personalities not as the President of the United States of America". "I thought, 'Oh gee, I don't have the experience, I don't know enough". The speech ignited chatter that Winfrey could throw her hat in the ring for 2020, exciting a Democratic Party that lacks an obvious standard bearer in the wake of Hillary Clinton's 2016 loss.
The first African American to receive the honor was Sidney Poitier in 1982.
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The conviction in this case pertains to embezzling of more than Rs89 lakh from the Deoghar Treasury between 1991 and 1994. The court had found his predecessor and former CM of Bihar Jagannath Mishra not guilty and acquitted him of all charges.
Winfrey ended her speech Sunday with a rallying cry for girls on the topic of the "Me Too" movement, which was the focus of Hollywood's first awards show since allegations of sexual misconduct swept the entertainment industry and then expanded into almost every other industry. "When that new day finally dawns, it will be because a lot of magnificent women-many of whom are right here in this room tonight, and some pretty phenomenal men-are fighting hard to make sure they become the leaders to take us to the time where nobody has to say 'Me too, ' again". Her case was later taken up by civil rights icon Rosa Parks, who worked tirelessly to see justice prevail. The moment, a highlight of the night, was the most talked-about speech, with Monday morning news show debating the chances that Winfrey will actually run.
Oprah Winfrey is a veteran talk show host and media mogul, with Forbes estimating her net worth at $2.8 billion.
This year, it was all gender politics, and of course the #MeToo movement that has engulfed Hollywood and spread into the culture at large with astonishing speed.
"She's lost her mind now", Winfrey said.
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Taylor became a catalyst in the movement to put an end to the racially-motivated rape and mistreatment of Black women following her own sexual assault at the hands of six white men in 1944. "Even I am now starting to think the rules have changed about running for president".
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