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Snopes Debunks Itself on Oprah's White People "Just Have to Die" Controversy


Snopes, the far-left website that purports to debunk conspiracy theories, has debunked itself by asserting that Oprah Winfrey never said white people need to die to solve racism, before contradicting itself and admitting that Oprah meant white people when she said old people "just have to die" to solve racism.

The controversy arose out of a 2013 BBC interview when Oprah said, "Of course the problem is not solved. As long as people can be judged by the color of their skin, the problem's not solved. As long as there are people who still… And there's a whole generation — I said this for apartheid South Africa, I said this for my own community in the South — there are still generations of people, older people, who were born and bred and marinated in it, in that prejudice and racism, and they just have to die."

The context of Oprah's statement is clear – old white people need to die in order to solve racism. The meaning of what she said cannot be taken any other way.

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