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Oprah Winfrey’s Emotional Speech At The Golden Globes 2018 Caused Huge Reaction Among People On Social Media

Date January 9, 2018 15:34

A popular TV show host, Oprah Winfrey, will definitely remember recent Golden Globe Awards ceremony. The star was honored with Cecil B. DeMille Award, and her thankful speech literally left everyone speechless and caused emotional feedback from people on social media.

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Oprah’s powerful speech at The Golden Globes 2018

The Golden Globes 2018 was full of tremendous moments, including ‘black dress code’ to protest against sexual harassment, Kirk Douglas’ heartwarming speech, and many others.

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The popular TV host and well-known philanthropist Winfrey was honored with a significant Cecil B. DeMille Award for her lifetime achievements. In fact, Oprah became the first black woman to get the award.

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When the star came on stage to deliver her winner’s speech, there wasn’t a person in the audience who couldn’t hold back tears.

In her speech, Oprah addressed her words to all women who work day and night to make a living and raise their children.

I want all the girls watching to know a new day is on the horizon.

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Winfrey added that for too long, women all over the world have not been heard, but their time has come. Oprah also recalled on the #MeToo movement and the importance of helping all women tell their true stories.

What I know for sure is that speaking your truth is the most powerful tool we all have. I’m especially proud and inspired by all the women who have felt strong enough, and empowered enough to speak up and share their personal stories.

You can watch the full speech in the video below.

People on social media react to Oprah’s speech

Winfrey’s powerful words caused a vivid discussion on social media. Even Meryl Streep said she wants Oprah to run for president in 2020:

She launched a rocket tonight. I want her to run for president. I don’t think she had any intention. But now she doesn’t have a choice.

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Fans’ reaction was also incredible.

Well, even if Oprah does not run for president, her prominent speech at the Golden Globes proves that the star definitely deserves her greatest award. If you share this opinion, please let us know in the comments.

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