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Backlash Prompts CBS To Rethink Activist Reality Show

CBS had a reality show in the works that would have put six activists in competition against each other for fundraising dollars and social media fame.

After a swift backlash, its producers shifted format.

NPR TV critic Eric Deggans weighs in on this controversy and more.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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