“It’s clear from the response that this is a resource that was needed ... People were waiting to be seen.”
She is a force to be reckoned with -- and so is the movement she launched.
This sense of vulnerability to perceived anti-white racism is hard to square with reality. In Hollywood, two straight years of complete exclusion of people of color in the acting categories would seem to make an undeniable case that the system is unfair to people of color, not whites.
Because our stories matter.
The creator of the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag, April Reign, joins a diverse cast of HuffPosters in an oped detailing why we will NOT ACCEPT the Academy's lack of representation of people of color in their nominees.