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'Use the N-word at your own risk'

Actress Whoopi Goldberg has won a Grammy, Academy Award, Golden Globe, Emmy and a Tony. In an interview broadcast in April 2009, Zeinab Badawi asks how far she uses her celebrity to advance political and social beliefs.

In this clip she talks about her views on the use of the N-word and its impact on American society.

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