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Diversity in the Academy

Illustration by Brittany England/The Pioneer

Jesse Castro,
Staff Writer

February 27, 2016

Last year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences received backlash for the lack of diversity among the Oscar nominees via the creation of the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag. The hashtag resurfaced, again, alongside outrage over this year’s nominations which prompted a swift response from the Academy. This y...

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