- Issac Bailey: Trump supporters spent months telling us they despised political correctness
- Now troubling history is being softened in order to make it all sound a little bit better
Issac Bailey has been a journalist in South Carolina for two decades and was most recently the primary columnist for The Sun News in Myrtle Beach. He was a 2014 Harvard University Nieman fellow. Follow him on Twitter: @ijbailey. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)Thomas Jefferson, this country's revered third president, the man who made famous the sentence, "All men are created equal," spent much of his adult life raping a young black woman.