Jada Pinkett Smith Suggests People Of Color Should Boycott The Oscars

“Should people of color refrain from participating all together? People can only treat us in the way in which we allow.”

Jada Pinkett Smith Suggests People Of Color Should Boycott The Oscars

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Actress Jada Pinkett Smith called out the Academy Awards on Saturday for nominating predominately white stars and questioned whether people of color should boycott the awards show.

Writing on Facebook and Twitter in the “midst of deep disappointment,” the actress expressed her frustration that no actor of color was nominated for an Oscar this year, claiming their artistic accomplishments are often ignored.

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