Infographic Highlights Diversity Gap At The Emmy Awards

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The infographic, which went viral this week, is part of Lee & Low Books’ “Diversity Gap” series. The children’s book publishers specializes in diversity, and previously released infographics highlighting inequality at the Tony Awards and the children’s book industry

“The lack of representation means there are many wonderful stories that are simply not being told,” the company told the Huffington Post, “...Encouraging diversity at its core also means, simply, encouraging art. And that’s good for all of us.” 

What do you think? Do you wish more Latinos were honored at the event? 


 

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