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"Let us... is needed"

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We Want Change, Pope Francis, 2015

Pope Francis. "We Want Change." World Meeting of Popular Movements. Expo Fair Santa Cruz De La Sierra, Santa Cruz, Bolivia. 9 July 2015. En.radiovaticana.va. Web. 25 Apr. 2016.

Which best describes the function of the statement “Let us…is needed” (line 16)?

A

It summarizes the main point of the first paragraph.

B

It states an underlying assumption of the overall message.

C

It transitions the speech into a digressive topic.

D

It poses a direct refutation to the speaker’s detractors.

E

It models the hostility needed for swift change.