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William (Billie) "Buckwheat" Thomas (1931-1980)

Although the character he played was often the subject of controversy in later years for containing elements of the " pickaninny " stereotype, Thomas always defended his work in the series, pointing out the fact that Buckwheat and the rest of the black Our Gang kids were treated as being equal with the white kids in the series. The 1980s animated series addressed the problem by changing Buckwheat into a clever inventor who is always building ingenious machines for the gang.