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#OscarsSoWhite – Oscar Controversy Native Style

Posted By Paul G January 21st, 2016 Last Updated on: January 21st, 2016

The 2016 Oscars have become the source of attention because the lack of diversity in the nominations.  Many actors are calling for a boycott of this year's ceremony.

This is not the first time the Oscars have source of controversy over race.  In 1973 Marlon Brando refused his Oscar for the Godfather because of the treatment of Native American in the film industry. Brando sent Sacheen Littlefeather in his place to the Oscar ceremony.

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Yvonne.Hernandez.

I said it before and I’ll say it again.They had to hold John.Wayne. back because he wanted to drag Little feather off stage, he hated Native people.

Carmela

I repost everything to do with NDNs. To raise awareness. We are still here.

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