"Next, to those of us who support the #MeToo movement, just know this: not one of the women who have been sexually abused, not one of the women who have come forward, has received any real justice whatsoever".
"When you have been part of the problem for decades but suddenly they all think you are the solution", he said in a pair of Instagram captions Wednesday alongside two photos of Winfrey with Weinstein. "Let me start by saying that I have an enormous amount of respect for everything that Oprah has achieved and contributed in her life". "You'd heard the [rumors] but you had no idea he was actually serially assaulting young stary-eyed [sic] actresses who in turn had no idea what they were getting into".
Seal released an apology video just days after he shared a meme and caption on Instagram that were seemingly aimed at Oprah and her previous interactions with disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein.
"She just happened to be the person photographed with the pig in the picture", he said. "What I re-posted was commentary on the hypocritcal and double standard nature and behaviour of Hollywood".
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"And Stacey Dash, keep my name out of your mouth", he continues.
The 54-year-old singer took it one step further, captioning the meme that Winfrey knew about the various sexual misconduct allegations against Weinstein. "More specificaly, Nigeria, and I am about as black as you will ever get", he said. What I reposted was not an attack on Oprah at all.
Spielberg also believes Winfrey, whom he says is "crackerjack on the money on women's issues", could be an "ambassador of empathy". "I don't think she had any intention (of declaring), but now she doesn't have a choice", Streep told The Washington Post on Sunday night. "You steal from the post office, you go to jail and hashtag real talk for a second - wall know what would happen to any one of those power abusers if they looked like me".
Asked if she had the kind of experience necessary for the job, he retorted, "Does our current president?"