Quantcast

Actor Tony Goldwyn Says Clinton Ready to Tackle 'Hard Truths' of Social Injustice

Actor Tony Goldwyn, known for playing the President on ABC's 'Scandal,' appeared at the Democratic National Convention to introduce 'Mothers of the Movement.' In his brief introduction, he promised that Clinton is prepared to tackle the ‘hard truths’ about social justice in America.

The MMO is a social activism group that says on its website, “Our intention is to promote economic and social justice for mothers and others who do the caring work of our society.” Among the group that spoke at the DNC were mothers of people who died in recent high-profile killings that sparked outrage: Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Lesley McSpadden, Eric Garner and Sandra Bland.

Goldwyn has long been a political activist and mentioned his work with 'The Innocence Project,' an organization that seeks to reform the criminal justice system and exonerate wrongly convicted prisoners. Before bringing the MMO ladies on stage, Goldwyn said of Clinton, “You know, Hillary says we can’t hide from these hard truths about race and justice in America. We have to name them and own them — and then change them. That’s what she’ll do as president.”

The MMO went on to also explain their reasons for backing Clinton.

Source: Breitbart
Photo: YouTube Screenshot

Tell Us What You Think

More Fab Stories

Female Democratic lawmakers have sent a letter officially requesting a meeting with Ivanka Trump sometime in the next few weeks to discuss women's...

For many years, American universities have been accused of fostering a violent, discriminating culture. After numerous accounts of extreme ‘hazing...

Since the controversial election of Donald Trump as President of the United States of America, Mr. Trump’s family have been put under the...

Although you wouldn’t think that things could get much worse after a historically bad first 100 days in office, the Trump administration has...

The speeches at the Center for American Progress’ “Ideas Conference” were nearly all predictable defenses of hard-fought regulatory reform of the...

Latest Fab Stories

The series of errors and missteps by President Trump and his political neophyte administration has put the country on edge and put most of his...

When a 30-year-old woman, Lauren Collazo, went to Disney World with her family, she had no idea that the exciting day out would end in tears....

In recent months, the reputation of America’s police force has been tainted by accusations of corruption, discrimination, brutality and abuse of...

A group of teenagers from a school in Ohio have recently been featured in a viral YouTube video that showed the reaction of a group of school...

All around the world, people regularly complain about poor dating experiences. Whether it’s awkward conversations or strange mannerisms, people...