Unlike the Hollywood hero he portrayed, Boseman created space for a kaleidoscope of Black masculinities and challenged the narrative that urban Black men are in need of saving.
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Chadwick Boseman's death at age 43 is emblematic of two disturbing health trends.
Both Black Panther and Beyoncé's Black is King represent a utopian vision of empowerment and connection to Africa.
Black Panther arrives at a moment of possibility. Its popularity demonstrates that people are crying out for chances to see themselves and their communities portrayed with dignity—as heroes.