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this wasn't going to work. In the first place, analysis took years.
You can't take years with children. Time runs out. They grow up.
So you have to have -- and particularly with clients who have to be
helped on the spot, so to speak. You know, they have an immediate
need. And we always knew that, but some of the board people did not.
People like Dr. David Levy, never knew what it meant to offer
psychiatric services to poor children.
So you were actually bringing in here a difference, that
whites traditionally have difficulty understanding how blacks really
Or what they need.
Also, the wealthier, the more affluent middle class can't really
understand what the poor need.
There might not even be a race distinction here.
Like the Appalachian whites, for example.
That's true. Yes. No, they can't understand what the poor
need. That's the way to say it.
So when I said there was paternalism in it, I think there was
a great deal of feeling on their part that they really did know
what these black and Spanish children needed. I mean, they knew best
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