John Wayne’s Most Controversial Views Have Resurfaced, And They’ve Transformed His Legacy

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Marion Morrison remains one of the most iconic actors to ever grace the silver screen. Better known under his stage name – John Wayne – the performer, also known as Duke, defined the Western genre like no other actor had before, or arguably has ever done since. But there was also a lesser-known, dark side to Wayne that, thanks to recently resurfaced quotes, has come back to the public’s attention.