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And I keep thinking of Huey Long. And this is Americanism
in a way, and I keep thinking, well, actually maybe what we're
doing is turning things back democratically, by vote. I wasn't
shocked at the last Presidential election.
You mean you weren't shocked by the enormity of the majority?
No. I want to tell you something that disturbs me as to
why I wasn't shocked. Because the Germans voted. And I remember
these overwhelming percentage of “Ja” votes. This is disturbing
to me. This is very disturbing to me. And I want to be wrong.
I don't want to believe.
I'd like to ask you about another aspect of retrogression,
and this is black family life. It seems more reports have been
coming out recently. It's all the way from women who head the
household, with no man to-- the teen-age addiction and violence
and dropout and too high black infant mortality. Do you feel on
a wide scale there has been a deterioration in black family life?
It's not just more exposure?
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