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Did You Know: Bass Reeves Was The Real Lone Ranger

True history…

Thought Provoking Perspectives

220px-Bass_ReevesHistory and the authors of His-Story have differed dramatically throughout time to anything close to reality. In other words, His-Story is in most cases are pure fabrications and downright lies; particularly, movies “they” say tell the tale historically. I need not remind you but here are a few that are so obvious that anyone can see there is little truth contained in the story. For example, Cleopatra, Moses, the Ten Commandments, etc. Of course, they have an answer; they call it literary privilege.

One such story involves the real “Lone Ranger”! As it turns out, he was a black man named Bass Reeves, who the legend of a white man roaming the west on a white horse fighting crime was based upon. Perhaps not surprisingly, many aspects of Bass’ life were written out of the story, most notably his ethnicity. The basics remained the same: a lawman hunting bad guys…

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