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African Men, Hollywood Stereotypes: Why Challenging the Status Quo Went Viral

Mama Hope | Posted 07.31.2015 | World
Mama Hope

We were tired of seeing the stereotypes: helpless children sifting through garbage with distended bellies and flies in their eyes or bloodthirsty warlords toting AK-47s, and not much in between. We saw how these stereotypes hurt everyone.

WATCH: Why Are These Men Tattooing Their Lips Pink?

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.30.2013 | Black Voices

Earlier this month we learned that some Senegalese women were tattooing their gums black to enhance their smiles. And if that wasn't shocking enough, ...