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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
I'm sure that that Dick Gregory has made us all think tonight. But I'm just not sure you see if we have thought too much about him.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
What he went through to come down to tell us these words. Here's a man that's been in more jails than most of us in this place. For freedom.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Now we have an obligation and the way we're gonna to get behind these kids is to get down there Monday. And I'll tell you, the kids are telling me if the parents are not down there Monday, they gonna empty the jails pretty soon. I mean, empty the schools pretty soon.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Now last night we asked people to make telephone calls. I wanna know how many in here made five telephone calls to get people down for Monday?
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, how many were at this mass meeting last night that are here tonight? Be honest with yourself.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, not, about 10 hands were raised that made telephone calls today. How many people in here with telephones? Be honest.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, now I want the kids to keep their hands down. All adults with telephones in here, raise their hands.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, now we gonna make assignments. Just keep your hands up, keep your hands up. Now if you can't hold your hands up for five minutes for freedom, you don't want it.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, you take the page A in your phonebook and go home and call every negro on A. You know-- if you don't know the negroes, if you look and see a woman's name without a "Mrs." behind it, that's a negro because they don't put "Mrs." in there.
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[[Audience clapping]]
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, someone get a pencil and a paper. Get a, get a sheet of paper to take that lady's name down-- she's got all the A's.
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{SPEAKER name="James Forman"}
Alright, take her name down-- she's got every A. Alright, hold your hands up-- all the adults. Alright. You got B.
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