Interview with Rev. Joseph Ellwanger
QUESTION 28
INTERVIEWER:

WHAT WERE WHITES AFRAID OF IN TERMS OF, OF INTEGRATION? WHAT WAS THERE TO FEAR?

Rev. Joseph Ellwanger:

Well, when it comes to like a lot of our fears, when it comes down to what uh, the basis, the real basis, of the fear is, uh, there was practically nothing of course, but in terms of what they thought were things that, to be afraid of uh, there was just the, the fear of the unknown. What is it going to be like if our kids go to school with black kids? What is it going to be like if uh, we associate in open and openly and freely. It was literally the fear of the unknown.