Emmys Present Another TV Blackout

Emmys Present Another TV Blackout

Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle and Alfre Woodard shut out last night at the 65th annual Emmy Awards

by Karu F. Daniels, September 23, 2013

Emmys Present Another TV Blackout

Now and then: Kerry Washington (r.) with Diahann Carroll

the general population—37 percent more. This data, juxtaposed with the dearth of Black people winning awards, should make the television industry pause about how things are being done. 

But that could be wishful thinking for many. 

Karu F. Daniels’s work as an entertainment journalist has been featured in The Daily Beast, CNN.com, Philadelphia Weekly, Essence, Billboard and Uptown. His website is karudaniels.com.

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