Tintin 90 years on: Belgian comic book stirs racial controversy

The story reflects a colonial vision of Africans as it was created when Congo was a Belgian colony.

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    One of the world's most famous comic book characters was first published 90 years ago.

    Generations of young readers around the world have followed Tintin's international escapades.

    But some anti-racism campaigners say the books are filled with offensive racial stereotypes.

    Al Jazeera's Natacha Butler reports from Belgium.


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