Episode 184

Hollywood's Diversity Problem

July 25, 2019
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Gender & Sexuality

When the 2016 Academy Award acting nominations all went to white performers for the second consecutive year, a trending hashtag - #OscarsSoWhite - swept Twitter. But in the span of just a few years, things seem to have changed. Professor Nancy Yuen explains the state of diversity in Hollywood, what challenges persist today, and how to reform the industry.

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