‘Oscars So White’ 2016: Lack Of Diversity In Actor, Actress Nominations Trends On Twitter, Again

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Did Hollywood get whiter over the last 12 months? It was hard for some critics of racial diversity within the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to discern, following Thursday’s announcements of nominations for the 88th Academy Awards.

Similar to last year’s Oscar nominations, not one of the actors or actresses nominated this year is a person of color. Thus, #OscarsSoWhite, the Twitter hashtag created in response to a failure to recognize the work of black and Latino performers in 2015, started trending again.

Read the original article from International Business Times here.

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