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African Men, Hollywood Stereotypes
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A violent guerrilla leader with a seizure-inducing (fake) South African accent. A maltreated citizen speaking a language that is supposed to pass off as Yoruba. An immigrant trying desperately to fit in abroad. Those are a few of Hollywood's bogus African men stereotypes. 
 
Watch four young Kenyans make a case for the real African man in the hilarious but thoughtful video below.
 
 
Photo: Reuters
 
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