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Hashtagging for a More Diverse Oscars

Hashtagging for a More Diverse Oscars

By Zach Martin, Arts Editor

January 25, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

The Oscars are facing are changing their membership rules after controversy over lack of diversity.

Women of color ‘Straight Outta Compton’ film

By Aliya Ikhumen, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

"Straight Outta Compton" is an important film about police brutality and racism, but fails to recognize women of color.

Progressive movies can foster progressive audiences

Progressive movies can foster progressive audiences

By Michael Dellapi, Contributing writer

September 14, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Movies like Mad Max and Straight Outta Compton might look superficial but carry deeper social messages, and cinemagoers should be more discerning about the sorts of movies they see.