She often holds special shows such as "Oprah's Favorite Things", or she will host to make some disorder or illness known, often contributing her money to such worthy causes.
The show is the longest running, evening talk-show on television.
Smart and charismatic, the multi-Emmy winner is also self-effacing enough that, after copping the TV academy's Lifetime Achievement Award, she removed herself from more Emmy nods, noting, `after you've achieved it for a lifetime, what else is there?
Oprah Winfrey, one the world's most influential woman, hosts this talk show in which she talks with many celebrities and other people.
Yes Oprah & Tyra discussed Rihanna and Chris Brown but there is a much larger problem at stake for millions of young women involved in relationships that can become deadly. I thought she was extremely fair in her presentation by mentioning Brown's chaotic childhood, etc.
With this issue, perhaps one useful frame is that of personal stories. As I was surfing the intertubes on this topic, I ran across this video on teen dating violence (warning, 13 minutes long). While both the linked video and Oprah’s show yesterday focus on both sides of the gender divide, they also both make clear that this issue effects women disproportionately.
I have to wonder as a teacher if this is a useful strategy.
He has been charged with two felonies and will be arraigned in April.
It's estimated that every 9 seconds, an American woman is assaulted by someone who once claimed to love her.