To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious is to be in a rage almost all the time.

James Baldwin (1924-1987) American novelist, playwright, activist
In “The Negro After Watts,” Time (27 Aug 1965)

Article placed in the Congressional Record by Robert Byrd (24 Aug 1965).
Added on 10-Jan-20 | Last updated 14-Jan-20
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