Oprah Winfrey On Presidential Election: “Do You Like Democracy Or Do You Want A Demagogue?”
Election day is fast approaching and for those still undecided, Oprah Winfrey extending some words to encourage you get out there and have your voice heard before Nov. 8.
The superstar mogul made an appearance on T.D. Jakes’ television show, which will air in its entirety on Oct. 27, stressing the importance of voting this election season and showing her support for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
“There really is no choice people,” she said. “All the people sitting around talking about they can’t decide…You don’t have to like her. Do you like this country? You better get out there and vote. Do you like the country? Do you like freedom and liberty? Do you like this country? Do you like democracy or do you want a demagogue?”
Winfrey also explained her silence on campaigning for Clinton, saying, “The reason why I haven’t been vocal other than saying ‘I’m with her’ is because I didn’t know what to say that could actually pierce through all the noise, and the chaos and the disgusting vitriol that’s going on, and actually be heard.”
Watch a sneak peak of the conversation below.