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08.16.139:17 AM ET

Why Oprah Won't Use the N-Word

On 'AC360' Thursday night, 'The Butler' star Oprah Winfrey discussed the historical context of the n-word within the complex racial background of America. 'Out of respect to those who have come before and the price that they paid to rid themselves of being relegated to that word,' said Oprah, 'I just don't use it.'
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