Marlon Brando refuses Oscar in protest of Liberal Racism (1973)
In light of the fake news assault on the upstanding kids of Covington Catholic, this Sunday we take a look back almost 50 years to a time when Hollywood was oops exactly the same - you know, super racist.
Brando declined the 1973 Oscar for Best Actor (The Godfather) out of displeasure for the way Hollywood Liberals portrayed Native Americans (and other groups) as two-dimensional stereotypes. He asked young Apache woman Sacheen Littlefeather to deliver his refusal at the Academy Awards (for exposure) - and she was promptly booed off stage by the racist leftists.
Following the debacle, Brando gave an hour interview on The Dick Cavett Show (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uU-4wmwc2Rw), parts of which are included here. Marlon Brando was always someone who thought for himself and saw the world at is was -
... the kind of place where liberals entrap a group of vacationing high school students and use minority groups as game pieces to drive a fictional narrative.