What's new in South America? Blackface is okay in Peru

From AFRICA IS A COUNTRY Fri Feb 22 2013, 03:01:56

Peruvian media have revived the debate regarding Negro Mama, a popular character of the prime time TV show El Especial del Humor. The show, aired on one of the country's main TV channels, Frecuencia Latina, features actor Jose Benavides in blackface, wearing a prosthetic nose and lips as well as black, hairy gloves on his hands. [...]

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