Black People: Do We Care About the Emmys or No?
Yesterday the nominations for the 2021 Emmy awards were announced. My timelines were full of Black people and publications being excited for the Black actors, actresses, writers, creators, etc. who were nominated for awards. Don’t get me wrong, I was proud. It made me happy to see us being rewarded for our contributions. However, at the same time, I couldn’t help but think, haven’t we moved past this?