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The Internet Torches Ivanka Trump Over Her ‘Clueless’ Tweet About Oprah’s Golden Globes Speech

Accolades are still pouring in for Oprah Winfrey’s address at the 75th Golden Globes, a rousing declaration that “a new day is on the horizon” for women and girls in light of recent public discourse about sexual misconduct.

President Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, took to Twitter Monday to join the chorus, urging women and men to unite and say “times up,” referring to a Hollywood-led movement against harassment. But she quickly learned that But not all praise is created equal.

During the actress’s acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award, Winfrey made a statement so powerful it elicited calls for her to run for president in 2020.

As expected, users found her intervention hypocritical.

The first daughter’s tweet drew instant scrutiny as her father himself faces several accusations of sexual misconduct. Many called on her to use her money and influence to help bring about justice for the women who have accused her father of abuse.

Actor Alyssa Milano, comedian Rosie O’Donnell and model Chrissy Teigen were among the first and fiercest responders.

Michael Wolff, the author of an explosive new book about her father’s White House, called her out in a television interview.

Other users claimed she was attempting to co-opt a social movement at the height of its popularity.

But many were simply struck by the same question:


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