Best: 'Transparent' Speeches Call for Revolution
Jill Soloway and Jeffrey Tambor each earned their second consecutive Emmy for Amazon's Transparent (for Directing and Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, respectively), and took the opportunity to stump for increased transgender and female visibility. "When you take people of color, women, trans people, queer people, as the subjects of stories, you change the world," she said, before ending on the mic drop/rallying cry "Topple the patriarchy!" For his part, Tambor acknowledged that he really isn't the person to play the role that's earned him so much acclaim. "I would be happy if I were the last cisgender male to play a transgender female," he said, calling for transgender actors to finally get a seat at the table.