Why do we need Hollywood to approve Lupita Nyong’o?
Question of the Day:
Lupita Nyong’o won an Oscar last night and now the secret of her beauty is out. Why is that people of color have to be accepted by Hollywood before we accept their true beauty and talent? Why are we waiting for Hollywoods’ approval of us?
Featured Photo – Lipita Nyong’o accepts the award for best actress in a supporting role for “12 Years a Slave” during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)
Natosha Warner is an author, talk show host, and Solomonjones.com contributor