Award Show Diversity Examples

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Some examples that prove the article include the academy awards. The 2015 award show revived major backlash for clearly lacking diversity. #Oscarssowhite trended on twitter, many public figures and members of the film industry spoke out and did not attend and promised to boycott the award show until there was change. The following year tied with the 2007 award show, for being the most diverse. That outrage and the way people across the United States spoke up, made that change and altered an industry that they felt they were discriminated in. An example that refutes aspects of the article would be shows like insecure. Although, I haven’t watched too much of the show, I know from what I’ve seen that the way blackness is portrayed on the show

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