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Kendrick Lamar, Tiffany Haddish, More Invited To Academy Membership

This year's membership intake for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has reached a record number.

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#OscarsSoWhite Founder Launches Initiative To Help POC Get Jobs

April Reign is changing the entertainment industry one profession at a time.

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Halle Berry Says Her Oscar Win Did “Nothing” For Diversity

"Two Oscars ago, whenever we had the all blackout, I sat there and I thought, 'Wow, that moment [my win] really meant nothing.'"

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Viola Davis Doesn’t Credit #OscarsSoWhite With Surge Of Black Nominees

"They’re not there because of the color of their skin."

Entertainment

Lee Daniels Doesn’t Care If The ‘Oscars Are So White,’ His Legacy Speaks For Him

"The Oscars are so white? So what! Do your work."

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Tessa Thompson, America Ferrera, Oscar Isaac & More Latinos Invited To The Academy

"In 2016, the mandate is inclusion in all of its facets: gender, race, ethnicity and sexual orientation."

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The 88th Academy Awards Bring In Third Lowest Ratings In Show’s History

...and the lowest ratings for the awards ceremony in eight years.

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Gina Rodriguez Starts A Movement In Response To #OscarsSoWhite

“If you want to see Latinos nominated for Oscars, we NEED to support one another.”

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Nick Cannon Addresses The #OscarsSoWhite Discussion With Spoken Word

"Real talk, real kings don't need no pats on the back."

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Twitter Fingers: Stacey Dash Has A Bullseye For BET

Stacey Dash's beef with BET is giving Meek Mill a run for his money. Her latest blog post claims that the network is hypocritical when…

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Viola Davis Breaks Down The Root Of The #OscarsSoWhite Discussion

Viola Davis joins the discussion on the lack of diversity, but says it goes deeper than the Academy.

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Will Smith Stands By Wife Jada, Boycotts Academy Awards

Will Smith speaks on the "systematic bias" of Hollywood and its diversity issue in an exclusive interview.

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List Of 2016 Oscar Nominees Sparks #OscarsSoWhite Trending Topic On Twitter

This year's Oscar nominations were recently announced, and quickly, people noticed a few prominent actors of color were missing from the revered list.