Coming To America 2: Yet Another Racist View Of Africa

Guess what? Africa isn’t one big safari with weird customs and traditions and scary witchdoctors

Student at Addis Ababa University — Photo credit: Gift Habeshaw

I’d been looking forward to watching Eddie Murphy’s Coming To America 2 all week. Yesterday evening, I eagerly put it on, gleeful and excited to finally return to the imaginary African kingdom of Zamunda. I’d…

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