LA Times: Says to Cancel Oscars’ Best Actress Award; ‘Unfair’ to Nonbinary People

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2022/06/26: Participant seen holding a sign at the protest. Thousands of New Yorkers took to the streets of Manhattan to participate on the Reclaim Pride Coalition's (RPC) fourth annual Queer Liberation March, where no police, politicians or corporations were allowed to participate. This year the march highlighted Trans and BIPOC Lives, Reproductive Justice, and Bodily Autonomy. (Photo by Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • The Los Angeles Times called for the Oscars, Emmys, and Golden Globes to cease all gendered categories immediately.
  • The piece declares the awards sexist and unfair to those who identify as neither male nor female. Specifically, The LA Times took issue with the “Best Actress” category.
  • “The ‘best actress’ Oscar is a sexist Hollywood relic. Time to get rid of gendered awards,” headlines the piece.

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