February: Black History month. The Academy Awards.
Of course, it wasn't until 2002 that an African-American woman, my friend and client Halle Berry, won a Best Actress Oscar. She shared that historic night with yet another friend and African-American, Denzel Washington, who won Best Actor.
It took many long years for this history to be made. The talent was there, but the roles weren't. Hollywood, like most cities in America, is still plagued with prejuduice.
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