Our generation, like the one before us, must choose. Without the threat of the Cold War, without the pain of economic ruin, without the fresh memory of World War II's slaughter, it is tempting to pursue our private agendas -- to simply sit back and let history unfold. We must resist the temptation.
I have news for the forces of greed and the defenders of the status quo; your time has come and gone. It's time for change in America.
This is by far the largest group of radio and television correspondents ever assembled this far from a Los Angeles courtroom.