When Whoopi Cries We Know It’s a Special Moment

When Whoopi Cries We Know It’s a Special Moment

A moving affirmation of the power we have to affect one another simply by being ourselves. In this video, Whoopi Goldberg is overtaken with emotion after a man with autism testifies to the power of her role in Star Trek changed his social life.

Warning: this may not be safe for work, unless you don’t mind crying at your desk.
(via Upworthy)

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is senior producer at On Being. Lily studied English Literature and Film Studies at Florida International University. She has worked as an associate editor at MovieMaker magazine, and as a producer for StoryCorps and NPR’s “All Things Considered” on the weekends, where she produced the series “Movies I’ve Seen A Million Times.” Her work has also been featured on NPR’s Latino USA, WNYC’s Soundcheck, and Esquire. In 2012, she received the Religion Newswriters Association Radio/Podcast Religion Report of the Year Award for her profile of four Roman Catholic Womenpriests.

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