"I think that my female ancestors probably suffered a lot. And, that I have to be very grateful, that they survived it.
I've always thought that this is the kind of 'unhealed wound' in America that we have trouble talking about. What really happened during slavery. We have trouble talking about the scars of that. That's the unspoken, and the unfinished, business of race in America."
- former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, on white men raping black women, in America