19 Aug '11, 3am

Is Oprah Winfrey a Feminist Icon? | Care2 Causes

Primarily Oprah is an entertainer/celebrity. Her shows hit a high point in their middle years, but in later years started taking on a "Jerry Springer" vibe. Guess ratings needed a lift. I especially was disappointed by her show about how "great" it was that a woman was producing porn movies, which of course featured young women for the pleasure of men. Sorry -- but porn flicks are oppressive to many many women -- because of the objectifying of women they promote and because of the conditions under which they are created including the oppression of the economically-challenged young women who are employed to be in them. It's a dark dark industry. To poster-child a "woman"-run porn operation under the guise that it is "empowering" to women, is like saying it makes sense to prostitute oneself to make money for college (another Care2 article). Oprah's had many good shows and of...

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