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12 Years a Slave Wins Best Picture Oscar

12 Years A Slave, the true story about the abduction of a free 19th century American black man into slavery and his eventual release, won the Oscar for best picture at the 86th Academy Awards Sunday in Los Angeles. Steve McQueen the director of 12 Years a Slave dedicated the prize to "all the people who have endured slavery and who are suffering in slavery today." McQueen who was nominated for best director did not win that prize which went instead to Alfonso Cuaron for Gravity,...

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