Interview with Rev. Andrew Young
QUESTION 61
INTERVIEWER:

WHY DON'T YOU START AGAIN FROM THE BEGINNING.

Rev. Andrew Young:

In Birmingham, there came a time when we had done everything that we had planned to do, and when we had spent all the money we had spent, we had raised… when we still had about 5 or 600 people in jail and no ffkoney to bail them out, ah, the ah, press and the ministers, white ministers, and many black ministers were trying to organize an effort to get Martin out of town. And ah, some of the black business leadership came in to say to him, ah, that ah, we needed to call off these demonstrations, they had failed, and they would help us raise the money to get the people out of jail, but just go away and let Birmingham alone. And he sat there—