Friday, November 27

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Oprah Winfrey erects dozens of Breonna Taylor billboards outside Louisville

By ETOnline.com. 17 seconds ago Oprah Winfrey he's putting his money where his mouth is. After coming out of the cover of your magazine, Or, Oprah magazineFor the first time in 20 years to introduce the late Breonna Taylor, the 66-year-old media mogul has now paid for the construction of dozens of billboards in Louisville, Kentucky, where Taylor was killed by police at his home in March. According to Variety and local station WLKYWinfrey and the OR The magazine team bought the billboards in an effort to amplify Taylor's story and seek justice for his death. Taylor was a 26-year-old EMT who was killed on March 13 at her home in Louisville, Kentucky, by the Louisville Metro Police. She and her boyfriend Kenneth Walker were in their own home when the police r...
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Stedman Graham Does Not “Define” Himself By wife Oprah Winfrey: “This is how I am defined”

By Shakiel Mahjouri. 46 minutes ago Stedman Graham is not defined by his wife Oprah Winfrey, even if fans did. Graham, 69, met "The Kyle & Jackie O Show" and discussed his relationship with Winfrey, 66, and how the public perceives that relationship. RELATED: Oprah Winfrey Chooses Isabel Wilkerson's 'Caste' For Her Book Club "I am very defined by my relationship with Oprah, but it has nothing to do with me," said Graham. "This is how you define me! This is how he defines me, not how I define myself. " "I am not focused on their development as a way to equalize and create freedom, I am focused on my own development," he added. “I am developing a continuous improvement process every day based on my skills, talents, abilities, interests and passion. That is ...
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“Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents” is Oprah Winfrey’s premier book club selection

In partnership with Apple, Oprah Winfrey has unveiled the most recent selection for Oprah's Book Club, "Caste: the origins of our discontents" by Isabel Wilkerson, now available on Apple Books in ebook and audiobook format. Customers can now read and listen to an exclusive excerpt from "Caste" on Apple News and further explore the topics featured in "Caste" in select collections on Apple Books and Apple Podcasts. "This could be the most important book I have chosen for my book club," said Winfrey. "'Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents' offers a new way of looking at racial inequality, spawning countless aha moments and helping us truly understand America as it is now and how we hope it will be." Next week, customers will also be able to listen to Apple Music Beats 1 host Eb...
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Oprah Winfrey chooses Isabel Wilkerson’s ‘caste’ for her book club

By The Associated Press. 18 seconds ago If it weren't for the coronavirus, Oprah Winfrey says, I'd be on the streets and marching with Black Lives Matter protesters. Instead, he has found other ways to add his voice. She is working with Lionsgate on a multimedia adaptation of the New York Times "Project 1619" on the legacy of slavery. She interviewed Stacey Abrams and Ava DuVernay, among others, during a two-night special on their OWN network on racism and how to tackle it. The current edition of Or: Oprah magazine features a cover photo of Breonna Taylor, the 26-year-old black emergency room technician killed by police at her home in Louisville, Kentucky. It is the first time in the publication's 20-year history that Winfrey has not appeared at the front....
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Oprah Winfrey Gives Up ‘O’ Magazine Cover For The First Time In 20 Years To Honour Breonna Taylor

By Rachel McRady‍ , Sarah Curran. 17 secs ago Oprah Winfrey is stepping off the cover of her “O, The Oprah Magazine” for the first time in 20 years for a good cause. The 66-year-old TV host and magazine’s founder dedicated the September issue of her magazine — one of its last ones in print — to Breonna Taylor. Breonna was a 26-year-old EMT who was killed on March 13 in her home in Louisville, Kentucky, by Louisville Metro Police. She and boyfriend Kenneth Walker were in their own home when police made a late-night raid on the wrong address, looking for someone who had been taken into police custody hours earlier. Taylor was shot eight times. Though one officer was fired months after the incident, none of the officers involved have been arrested or charged. RELATED: Oprah Wi...
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Oprah Winfrey Is Hosting A New Apple TV+ ‘Conversation’ Show

By Corey Atad. 9 secs ago Oprah Winfrey. Photo: Brad Barket/Invision/AP, File/CP Images Oprah Winfrey is getting ready to host a whole new conversation. On Monday, Apple TV+ announced the TV legend will be launching a new interview show, “The Oprah Conversation”. RELATED: Gayle King Warned To Stay Indoors After Bear Scare At Oprah’s House Filmed remotely, the show will feature Winfrey interviewing “today’s foremost newsmakers, thought leaders, and masters of their craft.” Professor and “How to Be an Anti-Racist” author Dr. Ibram X Kendi will be the guest on the debut episode premiering July 30 at 7 p.m. ET. In the episode, Winfrey and Kendi will speak with white readers of his book confronting the racist ideas the hold. RELATED: Oprah Winf...