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Fifty Shades Of Black - Why Does Hollywood 'Lightwash' Blacks?

  • Aired: 1/14/2012
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The decision to cast a light-black actress as singer Nina Simone in a new film is causing a stir. Why does Hollywood have a habit of 'lightwashing' black figures? Marc Lamont Hill is joined by Anne Daramola, Gayla Burks, Michaela Angela Davis, Salamishah Tillet and Tiffani Jones to discuss.

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