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Watch Kerry Washington’s Powerful Call To Arms At The GLAAD Media Awards

Watch Kerry Washington's Powerful Call To Arms At The GLAAD Media Awards

“On Monday morning, people are going to click a link to hear what that woman from ‘Scandal’ said at that awards show, and so, I think some stuff needs to be said,” Kerry Washington said on stage at the GLAAD Media Awards before launching into a powerful, thoughtful speech that we sure hope people are clicking their way to this morning. 

Washington’s call to arms proclaimed how “women, poor people, people of color, people with disabilities, immigrants, gay men, lesbians, bisexuals, trans people, intersex people… have been pitted against each other and made to feel like there are limited seats at the table for those of us who fall into the category of other.”

How can we change this?  Let Washington empower you in her full speech below:

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