Posted: Feb 09, 2016 1:01 am
by lpetrich
dejuror wrote:Haile Selassie was a known and documented figure of history whether or not there are false claims about him.

That's what makes him a good test case. The Rastafarian sect of Jamaica came to believe that he was some sort of messiah figure, and it's instructive to compare the actual Haile Selassie and the Rastafarian version of him.