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The Myth of Wakanda: How Hollywood Distorts the Legacy of Colonialism

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10/19/2020Lipton Matthews

The film Black Panther offered an attractive view of an African nation untouched by slavery or colonialism. Unfortunately, the film offers a rather dubious counterfactual.

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Original Article: "The Myth of Wakanda: How Hollywood Distorts the Legacy of Colonialism".

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Lipton Matthews is a researcher, business analyst, and contributor to Merion West, The Federalist, American Thinker, Intellectual Takeout, mises.org, and Imaginative Conservative. Visit his YouTube channel, with numerous interviews with a variety of scholars, here. He may be contacted at lo_matthews@yahoo.com or on Twitter (@matthewslipton).

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