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Just a reminder > Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Whitewashing History



This was one of the ten worst musicals about people that attempted genocide.

Sources:

Hamilton: An American Musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda

https://archive.org/details/coloredpatriots00stowgoog/page/n9

https://books.google.com/books?id=5yIDAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA53#v=onepage&q&f=false

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part2/2p39.html

https://www.google.com/books/edition/Black_Heroes_of_the_American_Revolution/ql0XwLPlnFwC?hl=en&gbpv=0

https://books.google.com/books/about/Griswold_a_history.html?id=Ne8nAQAAMAAJ

https://books.google.com/books?id=tcFLAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA116#v=onepage&q&f=false

https://www.mountvernon.org/library/digitalhistory/digital-encyclopedia/article/william-billy-lee/

https://www.nps.gov/revwar/about_the_revolution/salem_poor.html

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do;jsessionid=CC34CA0CF559528ABEE0927215583BF0.omni_as18?p=UHIC&u=oak30216&v=2.1&it=r&id=GALE%7CK1622000368&asid=1555300800000~f0fd9307

https://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=22345

https://www.walkbostonhistory.com/the-boston-massacre-per-the-pennsylvania-gazette.html

https://allthingsliberty.com/2018/12/the-treaty-of-fort-pitt-1778-the-first-u-s-american-indian-treaty/

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2016/3/14/11225724/obama-hamilton

https://www.counterpunch.org/2015/08/21/hamilton-the-musical-black-actors-dress-up-like-slave-tradersand-its-not-halloween/

https://thecreolagenealogist.com/2018/03/04/cv-black-history-makers-barzillai-lew/

Wow, that’s a lot of sources. I guess history might back me up on this one.

I didn’t say it, but this doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy Hamilton. But keep fiction separate from history, and don’t be defensive when someone tells you they don’t care for the deification of slave owners.

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Just a reminder > Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Whitewashing History

This was one of the ten worst musicals about people that attempted genocide. Sources: Hamilton: An American Musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda https://archive.org/details/coloredpatriots00stowgoog/page/n9 https://books.google.com/books?id=5yIDAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA53#v=onepage&q&f=false https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part2/2p39.html https://www.google.com/books/edition/Black_Heroes_of_the_American_Revolution/ql0XwLPlnFwC?hl=en&gbpv=0

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