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Keep Black Rodeo Alive

Profile: Torry Johnson

"The black cowboy was left out of the history books. They were left out of the TV. So society had nothing to even help educate them that there were black cowboys."

This all African-American rodeo is keeping a forgotten legacy alive.


Black Cowboys Compete...

at the Bill Pickett Rodeo in Memphis

MLK Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo

National Western Stock Show