Interview with James Bevel
QUESTION 13
JAMES A. DEVINNEY:

Tell me about the kids. How did they respond?

JAMES BEVEL:

They responded beautifully. Well, your first response is like the young women. I guess, from about thirteen to eighteen. They're probably more responsive in terms of courage, confidence and the ability to follow reasoning and logic. So nonviolence to them, it's logical that you should love people, you shouldn't violate people, you shouldn't violate property. There's a way to solve all problems without violating. It's uncomfortable. It's inconvenient. It's immediate threat upon you, however, if you maintain your position, the threat goes away. So that kind of logic fits very well with young people who are not engaged in a—