Interview with Judge John Minor Wisdom
QUESTION 31
INTERVIEWER:

& DID YOU HAVE A SENSE OF 'WHO WAS TO BLAME'?

Judge John Minor Wisdom:

Well, I think that Barnett was certainly among those who were most to blame. But he was not the only one. And he was doing what he regarded was politically appealing to the voters, and so were the citizens councils and so were the school boards.