An article by Michael J. Steudeman (“Own Your Complicity, Then Fix It: Reflections on Whiteness in Rhetoric & Public Affairs,Departures in Critical Qualitative Research, Vol. 9, no. 1, p. 36) quotes President Lyndon B. Johnson as stating (in reference to schoolchildren Johnson worked with in Cotulla, Texas): “their little brown bodies had so little and needed so much.” The essay incorrectly attributes the quotation to a speech Johnson delivered on civil rights. The correct citation for this quotation is Doris Kearns Goodwin, Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream (New York: Harper and Row, 1976), p. 66. Goodwin attributes the quotation directly to Johnson, drawing from her personal interview notes. The author regrets the error.

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