Having Jennifer Lopez and Shakira in the Halftime Show Shines a Literal Spotlight on Diversity

The NFL has taken yet another step toward aligning itself with more progressive consumers

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The National Football League announced last week that its halftime show for Super Bowl LIV will feature two iconic Latina artists: Jennifer Lopez and Shakira. The choice should be universally praised, not only for its potential entertainment value, but also as a full embrace of diversity in an era that desperately needs it.