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The Oscars’ most political moments: A running list

Ruth Negga poses on the red carpet wearing a blue ACLU ribbon. (Mike Blake/Reuters)   This year, the Oscars seemed destined to get political. After all, the nation seems more divided than ever, and Hollywood stars, who are overwhelmingly liberal, have been vocal opponents of many of President Trump’s policies (to say nothing of his

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The Oscars

The Oscars are underway in Los Angeles in a ceremony overshadowed by protests against President Donald Trump. Almost every pundit is predicting another day of sun for La La Land – plus several politically charged acceptance speeches. An unusually tense atmosphere has surrounded the build-up to the Academy Awards, with protests, rallies and boycotts. And

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