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What CBS’s New Diversity Targets Mean For Reality TV

The 50% quota of casting BIPOC contestants could reenergize the genre in ways even its architects haven’t yet imagined

Photo by Christina @ wocintechchat.com on Unsplash

Normally, I’m not a proponent of quotas. Narrowly-tailored affirmative action policies, yes. But tokenizing people (racially, or otherwise) usually doesn’t lead to any place good.

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Anthony Eichberger

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