LBJ's own assessment of his achievements was realistic.
Some people tend to ask, "What more do African-Americans want?" The answer is for America to live up to its ideals. The same thing we should all want. The same thing we should all demand.God knows how little we've really moved on this issue despite all the fanfare. As I see it, I've moved the Negro from D+ to C-. He’s still nowhere. He knows it. And that's why he's out in the streets. Hell, I’d be there, too.