Actor and Eastern Congo Initiative Founder Ben Affleck, left, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the Congo. Raymond Gilpin, Academic Dean of the Africa Center for Strategic Studies at the National Defense University, center, and former U.S. Ambassador …

13 Times Harveywood Celebs Stormed Capitol Hill Demanding Federal Action for a Cause

Congress has yet to announce whether it will conduct an investigation into or hearings on the systemic sexual abuse permeating Hollywood culture in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. However, many celebrities have descended upon the nation’s capital to advocate and/or shine a light on their personal causes.


Oprah to Anti-Police Protesters: Use ‘Selma’ as a Change Blueprint

Oprah Winfrey comments to PEOPLE magazine about the anti-police protests around the nation have created a social media firestorm aimed at the producer and costar of the new movie, “Selma.” Protesters took her comments as unfair criticism of their leadership

Oprah Winfrey: I played Annie Lee Cooper in 'Selma' because Cooper was an 'Oprah' fan

‘Selma’ Backlash: Producers Guild Awards Snub Oprah … Again

Drudge picked up on the fascinating fact that this is the second year in a row the prestigious Producers Guild Awards snubbed producer Oprah Winfrey and her product: a historical-based race drama. Last year, it was the historically-inaccurate “The Butler.”

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BlackLivesMatter protesters vs. Oprah

Several organizers of the “BlackLivesMatter” protests have come out to criticize TV talk show host Oprah Winfrey for saying that their movement is “leaderless.”