America Pros And Cons

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America is considered to be among the most diverse countries in the world. We have more people of different races than anywhere else. But, does America really cherish its diversity? The result of our class debate would say otherwise. The main reason for our disagreement is the result of the Oscar nominees this year. Of the 20 nominees, all were white and most were men. “If our country is so diverse, why doesn’t it show in our film industry?” This is what many argued in our class debate. Another very valid point made is that the Academy itself is not diverse at all. “A 2013 study by the Los Angeles Times put membership of the 6,000 members of the Academy at 93 percent white and 76 percent male.” If we want our nominees to be diverse, a little
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