About the New 'Lone Ranger' Trailer

By Ta-Nehisi Coates

I love Johnny Depp, and I like his notions about perhaps undermining some of our stereotypes about Native Americans. I'm not seeing it here.


Perhaps I'm still shell-shocked from my Dad banishing me from the television when I was six, until I could explain what was wrong with the "Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure Hour." That's when I knew that my Pops was done different.


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