Oprah’s Iconic Speech Was the Highlight of the Golden Globes

Oprah Winfrey, the high priestess television, film, and the universe, became the first black woman to receive the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Award at this year’s Golden Globes. After a moving tribute to Recy Taylor — a black woman who was gang-raped by six white men in 1944, became a central figure in the early civil-rights movement, and passed away just ten days ago — she launched into a monologue about the importance the international #MeToo movement, draining the salty tear ducts all the ceremony’s attendees, and everyone who tuned in.