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Amy, J-Law, Taraji, Viola and Other Hollywood Sheroes

Amy, J-Law, Taraji, Viola and Other Hollywood Sheroes

Ava DuVernay plus Issa Rae plus Julianna Margulies equals #SquadGoals!

At the Oscars, it's hip to be square

At the Oscars, it's hip to be square

The Los Angeles Times just posted a massive investigation into the demographics of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the 5,765 largely anonymous voters who every year decide who will receive the highly coveted and ultra-influential Oscars. Their findings, which will come as a shock to no one who has watched the Oscars at any point in the last 25 years, revealed a membership that is very old and very uncool. 94% of Academy voters are white; 77% are male. 54% are over the age of 60; just 2% are under the age of 40.