OSCARS 2015: Watch Patricia Arquette’s Acceptance Speech And Call For Wage Equality

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Winning the Oscar for actress in a supporting role, Arquette’s acceptance speech set Twitter on fire.

“To every woman who gave birth to every tax payer and citizen of this nation, we have fought for everybody else’s equal rights. It’s our time to have wage equality once and for all and equal rights for women in the United States of America.”

The Dolby Theatre erupted in applause, including her fellow supporting-actress nominee Meryl Streep.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s