I would like to redefine for everyone here if possible what is an "environmentalist". I
think we all just have a natural birthright to be so and it shouldn't be a label.
In fact, you know, if the Government has any qualms about it they should put it in
perspective of maybe the defense budget. Whereas, this is defense that we’re talking
about - defense for our life-support system and let's divert some of these funds and put
them into a direction that might save all of mankind.
River Phoenix guest-speaking on The Donahue Show.