Cecil B. DeMille Award

 
 

Oprah Winfrey Speaks To Girls Everywhere at Golden Globes

Oprah Winfrey’s speech, delivered after she became the first black woman to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, the Globes equivalent of a lifetime-achievement honor, that instantly established itself as the most memorable moment of the night. After paying tribute to Recy Taylor, the late black activist who sought but never received justice after she was kidnapped, gang-raped, and beaten by a group of white men, Winfrey said: “She lived as we all have lived: for too many years in a culture broken by brutally powerful men. For too long,Read More