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Speaker Civic Participation, Law
is an online database of 5,000 full
text, audio and video streaming versions of public speeches,
sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, interviews, and
other recorded media events including the 100 most significant
American political speeches of the 20th century.
recognize organizations that energize
civic participation, improve education about government and the
legal system, and strengthen nonprofit community-based
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- Founded by Michael E. Eidenmuller, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor of Speech Communication, University of Texas
- Online Speech
Bank - "an index to and growing
database of more than 5,000 full text, audio and video streaming
versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures,
debates, interviews, and other recorded media events."
- Top 100
Speeches - "Complete index to and
partial text and audio database of the 100 most significant
American political speeches of the 20th century, according to 137
leading scholars of American public address, as compiled by
Stephen E. Lucas, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Martin J.
Medhurst, Baylor University."
Speeches - "Full text, audio and video
database of over 50 Hollywood movie speeches, as selected by
audiences of American Rhetoric. A new movie speech is added every
Rhetoric - Sermons, Supreme Court
decisions on religion, and more.
- Speech of the
Week - Featured speech.
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