BEN(boldly)Are you ready, Stokely? You look scaredI(pacing back and forth, speaking in a snarky tone) How in the world are we going to change the world? This plan seems like it's only going to cause us trouble.
BEN(confidently)The world is going to see what the South is really like for once. They’re going to see black and white kids working for a common goal. It can’t keep being this way.I (defiant)I’m not going to fight for the sake of doing so. We’re trained in non-violence, Ben. This isn’t the way.
JAMES Are you boys doing alright? I know that was quite the scare in Rock Hill. (Kirk, 2011, p. 82) BENWe understand. This is about reaching a wider audience.
(throwing his hands up in amazement)Gentlemen, welcome to CORE. Are you ready to change the world?
I BEN Do you hear John or Albert complaining at all to what happened to them in South Carolina. (Raeburn, 2011, p. 932) I(angrily)They were attacked for entering a waiting area. A waiting area! He’s a white kid from Boston, what do you think they’ll do to us? (Raeburn, 2011, p. 932)
BENWelcome to the Jim Crow South. It’s not going to get any prettier the deeper we dive into the beast here. I Defiance and pride seem to be our calling cards as of late.