You Want a Confederate Monument? My Body Is a Confederate Monument
By Caroline Randall Williams
Read the full article from The New York Times, here.
“I have rape-colored skin. My light-brown-blackness is a living testament to the rules, the practices, the causes of the Old South.
If there are those who want to remember the legacy of the Confederacy, if they want monuments, well, then, my body is a monument. My skin is a monument.”