Digital and Radio Facts: After dominating the US for several weeks in a row, the movie, ‘Think Like a Man” has been banned in France for its lack of diversity.According to Global Voices,”Surprising as it may be, the answer lies in the fact that the film has an all-black cast. French cinema is often pointed at for not fairly displaying all components of the country's multiethnic population. Although the recent success of the movie Les Intouchables, which earned French African actor Omar Sy the Cesar award for Best Actor in 2012, caused great pride and hope among French nationals from Africa and the Caribbean, it was not to be the turning point for a deep and lasting change.”I wonder what Steve Harvey will say about this.
You would think an agency as big as ICM with all the black talent they represent, would be aware of the current corporate drive to have more diversity but perhaps not. The behemoth agency just promoted 14 agents and not one single black agent was included. Tsk Tsk. [...]
Digital and Radio Facts: In the black community, we are reactive. We do not often respond to a situation until it's too late. In addition we don't often use that opportunity to enforce a change, we let it die off and move on until the next problem occurs. [...]