Affleck's win legitimizes toxic masculinity and white privilege; further proving the Academy can only focus on undoing one layer of disenfranchisement at a time.


List of winners for the 89th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.   Best Picture: “Moonlight.”  Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali, “Moonlight.” Supporting Actress: Viola Davis, “Fences.”  Adapted Screenplay: “Moonlight,” screenplay by Barry Jenkins, story by Tarell Alvin McCraney.  Documentary Feature: “O.J.: Made in America,” Ezra Edelman and Caroline […]

It is the first time ever that Black performers are nominated in every acting category.