The Lone Ranger Would’ve Been Convicted of Genocide if He Was Alive Today

Because he was in the Texas Rangers

TV’s The Lone Ranger and Tonto riding horses

“Hi-Ho, Silver, blast away!”

The noble white horse. The characteristic silver bullets. The racist trope of a sidekick. Most of us remember The Lone Ranger as a rule-stretching, right-from-wrong-having, justice-always-prevails Texas…



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J.J. Pryor

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