"I want tonight to express gratitude to all the women who have endured years of abuse and assault because they, like my mother, had children to feed bills, to pay and dreams to pursue", she said.
If Seal wanted to make a comment on the hypocritical nature of Hollywood, he could have easily used one of many photos of his ex-wife Heidi Klum posing with Project Runway producer Weinstein, but he didn't. Ivanka Trump was slammed predictably by some on Twitter after she tweeted praise for Oprah's "empowering and inspiring speech", despite what many heard as an anti-Trump message.
After allegations of sexual assault and harassment against Weinstein surfaced in October 2017, Oprah shared a post on her Facebook page.
Cillizza spoke with Brian Stelter about the political undertones of Winfrey's speech and the possibility of a Winfrey-Trump 2020 presidential showdown for this week's Reliable Sources podcast.
'For those of us that follow the Me Too movement, just know this: not one of the women who have been sexually abused, not one of the women who came forward have received any real justice whatsoever.
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Luckily for me Im here and so Im hoping in the next four, five days everything will go well and Ill be ready for the Open.. Five-time champion Federer, meanwhile, will begin his title defence against the 51st ranked Aljaz Bedene .
Seal's post seemed to take aim at Oprah after her acceptance speech for the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes. Demille award victor made history at this year's Golden Globes as the first Black woman to win the prestigious award for her "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment".
On Thursday, Seal took to Instagram to call outOprah Winfrey, who he framed as a hypocrite over her friendship to alleged sexual abuser Harvey Weinstein. "So I think we are not outlandish in thinking about this because I think she's clearly thinking about it".
"I like Oprah, I don't think she's gonna run", Trump said.
Although Winfrey has no previous political experience, Spielberg felt that should not stop her from running. "And #realtalk for a second, we all know what would happen to any of those power abusers if they looked like me".
"Let me tell you this room is still vibrating from that speech!"
In a post-Trump's election world, where literally anyone or any inanimate object would be better than the current president, people have turned to a wide range of individuals to beg them for salvation. "It was somewhere in Rosa Parks" heart nearly 11 years later, when she made the decision to stay seated on that bus in Montgomery, and it's here with every woman who chooses to say, "Me too.' And every man -every man who chooses to listen".