Since delivering her moving acceptance speech at the 75th annual Golden Globes, the case for Oprah Winfrey to run for president in 2020 is louder than ever before.
Though America isn’t worthy of a President Oprah Winfrey, we’re totally here for it. Even if it’s doubtful America even made it on Oprah’s Favorite Things list after electing the hot mess that currently resides in the White House.
Nonetheless, the Queen of all media has already demonstrated her qualifications to be Commander in Chief. And when you consider what we currently have for a leader, a Madame President Winfrey actually doesn’t sound too bad.
Here are 7 of Oprah Winfrey’s most presidential moments:
She started a school for girls in Africa
Foreign diplomacy might be one of Oprah’s strongest suits. While other celebrities come to Africa to adopt kids and leave the rest behind, Oprah started the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in 2007 in South Africa. “I wanted to give this opportunity to girls who had a light so bright that not even poverty could dim that light,” Winfrey said during a news conference. If Oprah can spread her goodwill to foreign countries without causing war, imagine what she would do if given a seat at the United Nations.