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USA: Al Sharpton leads Oscars protest condemning lack of diversity02:09

USA: Al Sharpton leads Oscars protest condemning lack of diversity

United States, Los Angeles
February 29, 2016 at 02:20 GMT +00:00 · Published

Around 100 people gathered on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles on Sunday to protest the lack of ethnic diversity at this year's Oscars awards ceremony.

Veteran Civil Rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton addressed the crowd, saying, "we are not going to allow the Oscars to continue, this will be the last night of an all-white Oscars."

"We come to serve you, your eviction notice for an exclusionary Oscar. The marshals will be coming to end an all-white Oscar," he added.

USA: Al Sharpton leads Oscars protest condemning lack of diversity02:09
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Around 100 people gathered on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles on Sunday to protest the lack of ethnic diversity at this year's Oscars awards ceremony.

Veteran Civil Rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton addressed the crowd, saying, "we are not going to allow the Oscars to continue, this will be the last night of an all-white Oscars."

"We come to serve you, your eviction notice for an exclusionary Oscar. The marshals will be coming to end an all-white Oscar," he added.