The wildest screw-up in Oscars history couldn't have been more metaphorically momentous for African Americans who last year shamed the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for its lack of diversity.
The crazy finale turned the entertainment world upside down when La La Land, which had mostly white leading actors, mistakenly was announced as Best Picture. It turned out that Moonlight, with mostly black actors, had won. It was a stunning moment that embodied the #OscarsSoWhite campaig
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