Wednesday Apr 9
Hollywood Dumps Diversity (Again): White Men Directed 90 Percent of This Year's Summer Movies
Of 39 major releases: 37 are directed by white men, 2 by black men and 1 by a woman Just a few months ago, Oscar statues went for the first time to a Mexican filmmaker for Best Director , to a black British man for Best Picture and to a woman for Best Animated Movie , a landmark year for diversity in Hollywood.
How I View Africa: a college student's decision to honor his faith and homeland
LaMin Sawaneh wears a necklace in the shape of Africa. In 2012, he started a blog called "Howiviewafrica" to debunk stereotypes and discuss why he's proud to be African.
Who needs the BBC? Black comedy stars take the YouTube route to fame
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Homeland star David Harewood still struggling to find work as black actor in UK
Daisy Wyatt is an online Arts & Entertainment reporter for The Independent. She likes when popular culture meets politics, and her radio is only ever tuned between Radio 4 and The HITS.
Henry calls for ethnic TV boost
Lenny Henry says funds should be set aside to boost the presence of black, Asian and minority ethnic people in the broadcasting industry.