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A Bunch of Actresses, Including Queen Latifah, Jessica Chastain Spearheading New Production Company

The issue of diversity in Hollywood has pretty much become a dominant topic of discussion in 2016, despite the fact this isn’t necessarily a recent development. But for reasons that could be rooted in the stimulus of social media – there has been a continuum which has led to an active need by members of the privileged community to put actions behind their words.

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Ava DuVernay’s “Sheroes” Barbie Doll Will Be Available For Purchase On Dec. 6

The people have spoken. After the big reveal back in April of the new Barbie doll that was created in the likeness of Selma director Ava DuVernay, who made history as the first African-American woman to receive a Golden Globe nomination for Best Director, it has now been announced that the doll will be available for purchase on December 6.


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