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Oprah Winfrey: Old Racists ‘Just Have To Die’ (VIDEO)

Source: Carrie Healey / theGrio

Oprah Winfrey said during a BBC interview that one of the ways for racism to come to an end is for older racists to die.

The media mogul is in the UK promoting her new film The Butler, where she expressed her views on racism in America.

“There are still generations of people, older people, who are born and bred and marinated in it, in that prejudice and racism, and they just have to die,” she said.

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  • Malik Solitaire Mayo

    so true.

  • Unae

    Unfortunately, they have bred it into their immediate families. Add that racism to a healthy dose of religious fundamentalism and you have a toxic mix of insanity. Or, you have the Tea Party Republicans.

  • JacHunter

    Spoken with the wisdom I would expect from her.

    Sadly, you can’t make someone wake up not a racist just by passing laws.