Tomorrow Will Be Different

Given the breathless turn of events, Opposition Leader Kim Young Sam was understandably ebullient last week when he talked with TIME's Hillenbrand and Chang. Excerpts:

On future reforms. I firmly believe we will have direct presidential elections, and this announcement by Roh Tae Woo is the acceptance of an idea that people wanted for so long. It was also something that I have advocated for so long. In fact, when I met with the President on June 24, I insisted we should have a joint declaration on democracy. He did not accept my proposal, but when I left him, I had...

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