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'Our Gang' Chronicles Lives Of African-American Actors In 'The Little Rascals'

December 25th, 2015

Episode 426 of 550 episodes

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to author Julia Lee about her book Our Gang: A Racial History of The Little Rascals. She chronicles the story of the African-American actors in the films. They were hailed as heroes of the black community for a time but were later reviled for their roles.

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