Real Talk on Racism and Whitewashing in Hollywood

Nancy Wang Yuen, Author of ‘Reel Inequality,’ on Media’s Diversity Problem

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Nancy Wang Yuen, author of "Reel Inequality," talks about Hollywood's diversity problem and how creators and actors of color are challenging it.

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Written by Lanie Anderson

Lanie is a writer, student, and editor living in New Orleans. She is pursuing an M.A. in Christian apologetics, and is also assistant to the director of apologetics, at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Lanie blogs at

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