Golden Globes Blacklisted Victims

While Oprah Winfrey pontificated about women being heard, the Golden Globes blacklisted Rose McGowan and other Weinstein accusers.

The fact that the 2018 Golden Globes blacklisted Harvey Weinstein accusers seems incredible with Oprah Winfrey posturing as the Goddess of Justice.

But her words only magnify the problem that none of the women who made themselves heard were allowed to be seen or heard at the Golden Globes award ceremony. The weren’t invited.

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Page Six reports, “Weinstein accusers claim they weren’t invited to Golden Globes.”

Rose McGowan and Asia Argento accused Harvey Weinstein of rape, which acted as a catalyst for the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements — but they, like Marchesa gowns, were conspicuously absent from the 2018 Golden Globes.

The women, along with several of Weinstein’s other accusers, claim that they weren’t invited to the event.

“I can only speak for myself but not only I wasn’t invited to the #GoldenGlobes: nobody asked my opinion about #TIMESUP or to sign the letter,” Argento, 42, tweeted Monday morning. “I support @TIMESUPNOW even though I was excluded from it. Guess I am not POWERFUL or HOLLYWOOD enough. Proud to work behind the scenes.”

She’s referring to Weinstein accusers, Annabella Sciorra, Daryl Hannah, and Mira Sorvino.

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Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder is the "nom de plume" (or "nom de guerre") of a fifty-ish-year-old writer and stroke survivor. He lives in St Louis with his wife and still-at-home children. He has been a freelance writer and occasional political activist since the early nineties. He describes his politics as Tolkienesque.

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