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The Oscars are implementing some big changes involving criteria to qualify for the annual Best Picture Academy Award. (2015 File Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

The Academy Awards announces new criteria to qualify for Best Picture award, the criteria all revolve around racial and social justice demographics,

the new criteria seem to be a reversal of The Academy of Arts and Sciences previous move to generate higher ratings to the annual awards telecast; an ACLU staffer publicly criticizes the KY university that admitted a HS student embroiled in a viral video wearing a MAGA hat, meanwhile a university diversity scholar also prejudges the HS student.


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