After her speech at the Golden Globes, many have been slobbering over the idea that Oprah Winfrey may make a run for the White House in 2020. According to the Washington Post, Democrats are giddy over the possibility that she may consider the run. So who, exactly, is this “cultural icon and friend” of former president Barack Obama? Consider this. During an interview with BBC back in 2013, Winfrey said that “generations” of older people “just have to die” to solve the problem of racism.
According to the Daily Caller:
In an interview with BBC, Winfrey was asked by Will Gompertz about racism and how it has changed over generations.
She responded by saying that it has “gotten better,” leading Gompertz to ask, “Are you saying problem solved?”
Winfrey responded, “I’m saying problem not solved. I’m saying that, you know, that’s the beauty of a film like ‘The Butler,’ and it’s