And the Washington Post, using the removal of Confederate statues in New Orleans as a hook, sums up the gross exaggeration of Lee's abilities,
But I never had any doubts about the legitimacy of the Confederacy, something enobled by liars from Ken Burns back to the original Ku Klux Klan.
Nothing but a degenerate plutocracy run by a bunch of lazy, thieving sexual predators, including child rapists.
But Lee was made to be and then used endlessly as a thin gold plate to a economic system empowered by the brutal enforcement of the crime against humanity known as slavery.
Lee a great general?
Ever hear of the slaughter of Pickett's Charge?
Not only was it one of the all-time military blunders, it destroyed any claims that Lee always had his soldiers' best interest at heart.