Obama for America
"It's Time"
60-sec. radio ad run on African American radio stations in South Carolina starting on July 25, 2007.

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[Jazz Music in background]  Male Announcer: It's time.  It's time for Barack Obama.

Obama (clip from speech): I know what you know.  Despite all the progress that has been made, we still have more work to do.  [cheers].  We have more work to do when more young black men languish in prison than attend colleges and universities across America.  [cheers]

Male Announcer: It's Barack Obama time.  A Christian family man, community organizer, civil rights lawyer, courageous legislator and U.S. Senator who's told the truth as a soldier for justice.

Obama (clip from speech): We have more work to do when the black incidence of HIV/AIDS and diabetes and athsma and every other illness is multiple times higher than the rest of the population.  [cheers]

We've got more work to do when it takes a hurricane and bodies floating through a street for us to recognize race and poverty in this country.

Male Announcer: The time is now.  Barack Obama for President.

Obama: I'm Barack Obama and I approve this message.

Male Announcer: Paid for by Obama for America.