Posted February 28, 2014 by Unique in Women Empowerment

Nia Long Break’s Down As She She Shares Her Story With Oprah [Details]

Premiering tonight at 9 p.m. on OWN, actress Nia Long sits down Oprah Winfrey to discuss the hardships facing single mothers across the country in this two-week Oprah’s Lifeclass special event. In a exclusive clip on Ebony.com Long became emotional when sharing her story with the group of single mothers in attendance.

My mother has two masters in Fine Arts she was a single mom at twenty-two-years-old […] When I see what she, I don’t understand how she survived off of $14,000 dollars a year […] That’s why it’s important we have these conversations, because when you turn to your neighbor and you think she has it all together. She’s going through the same thing your going through to get here today.

Other guest will include Tyler Perry, Iyanla Vanzant and Kym Whitley. Check out the clip over on Ebony.com