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According to its doctors, my one intransigent desire is to have been a Confederate general, and because I could not or would not become anything else, I set up for poet and beg an to invent fictions about the personal ambitions that my society has no use for.
Narcissism and the Confederate dead cannot be connected logically, or even historically; even were the connection an historical fact, they would not stand connected as art, for no one experiences raw history.
Imamu Amiri Baraka
African-American writer of poetry, drama and fiction 1934-20140
This is said to us, even as this counterfeit president has legalized the Confederate Flag in Mississippi.