& Illogical But True # 5672 || Contrary to Hollywood Many Cowboys were black, hispanic or indians


Because cowboys ranked low in the social structure of the period, there are no firm figures on the actual proportion of various races. Census records suggest that about 15% of all cowboys were of African-American ancestry—ranging from about 25% on the trail drives out of Texas, to very few in the northwest. Similarly, cowboys of Mexican descent also … Continue reading & Illogical But True # 5672 || Contrary to Hollywood Many Cowboys were black, hispanic or indians

Two Hollywood Actors Get Stopped by Cops, But Not For An Autograph.


There are important moments that stand out to me as a African American. One of them being the murder of Michael McDonald by two KKK members in March 198,1 4 months before I was born. This was considered the last official lynching in the USA. He was picked at random, kidnapped, attacked and beaten in … Continue reading Two Hollywood Actors Get Stopped by Cops, But Not For An Autograph.