You Want a Confederate Monument? My Body Is a Confederate Monument

“The black people I come from were owned and raped by the white people I come from. Who dares to tell me to celebrate them?” So writes .  To read her complete essay, click here.

One Comment on “You Want a Confederate Monument? My Body Is a Confederate Monument

  1. The genetic background of African-Americans is about 1/3 white. How do you think that happened? Consensual sex is not the answer. Look at the Black people you know. How many look African?

    My grandfather was the product of rape. My great-grand mother was raped in Alabama before going to Mississippi with her owner. Her husband raised 2 kids that weren’t his.

    One of my great-uncles was lynched. Can you imagine my great-grandmother’s pain?

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