Effie Brown

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Effie Brown Says 'Shame and Money' Will Bring About Real Hollywood Diversity

The outspoken producer of films like “Dear White People” and “Real Women Have Curves” described the most effective ways to bring about change in showbusiness during her keynote at the Film Independent Forum. 

Effie Brown Spills About Matt Damon and 'Project Greenlight’s' Diversity Problem

Effie on the infamous whitesplaining convo: “That was not the full conversation, to be real. That was a more polite version of that exchange.”

CDC Report: Latinos Diagnosed With HIV At 3 Times Rate of Whites

A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that Latinos in the U.S. and Puerto Rico are three times more likely than whites to be diagnosed with HIV