White Leaders are Glorified for Their Misdeeds, Yet Marcus Garvey Is Maligned by PBS for Serving Black People – Atlanta Blackstar

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How leaders are portrayed in history books, film, the news media and the public square depends on who—or what color—those leaders are. If one takes a look at the so-called “Founding Fathers” as a poignant example, their images are fiercely protected. Their bad deeds are scrubbed away—whitewashed if you will—and their positive contributions are exalted …

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