Interview with Gov. George C. Wallace
QUESTION 12
INTERVIEWER:

SO THE SOUTHERN VIEW OF STATES RIGHTS WAS THAT THIS WAS A DECISION THAT THE STATE SHOULD BE ALLOWED TO MAKE, IS THAT CORRECT?

Gov. George C. Wallace:

Well, they had a right to do uh… determine uh, the, the qualifications of attendance of school but, and that had been so declared prior, in a prior Supreme Court decision, but in the long run, that decision was wrong because integration uh, must, must come, it could not, we could not, segregation could not last and it shouldn't have lasted.