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Emperor Akihito

'Hope' Speech to the Nation of Japan [Video Transcoded and  Audio Enhanced]

Peter MacDonald

Navajo Code Talkers Speech at the White House [w/ AudioXE and Video]]

Shimon Peres

Address at the Israeli-Palestinian Interim Agreement Signing Ceremony [Video Upgraded]

Hussein bin Talal

Address at the Israeli-Palestinian Interim Agreement Signing Ceremony [Video Upgraded]

Hosni Mubarak

Address at the Israeli-Palestinian Interim Agreement Signing Ceremony [Video Upgraded]

Ashraf Ghani

Address to a Joint Meeting of the U.S. Congress [w/ Audio and Video]

Iván Duque Márquez

Presidential Inaugural Address (Spanish) [w/ AudioXE and Video]

Julia Gillard

Address to a Joint Meeting of the U.S. Congress [Audio and Video Upgraded]

Daniel Webster

Plymouth Oration [w/ Audio Performance]

Frank Sinatra

Movie Speech from 'The House I Live In': Frank Sinatra Delivers a Lesson on Religious Bigotry [Video Upgraded]

Text and Audio of Address

 

"It was the 31st of August in 1962 that eighteen of us traveled twenty-six miles to the county courthouse in Indianola to try to register to become first-class citizens."

"Is this America, the land of the free and the home of the brave, where we have to sleep with our telephones off of the hooks because our lives be threatened daily, because we want to live as decent human beings, in America?"

 

MEMORIAL SPEECHES

9th Earl Spencer: For Princess Diana Al Gore: For Columbine High School
Al Sharpton: For Michael Jackson Attallah Shabazz: For Coretta King
Barack Obama: For Tucson Bernice King: For Yolanda King
Cher: For Sonny Bono George Schultz: For Chris Stevens
Jay Paterno: For Father Kevin Costner: For Whitney Houston
Luke Russert: For Father Nikki Giovanni: For Virginia Tech
Oprah Winfrey: For Rosa Parks Robert Kennedy: Martin Luther King
Ronald Reagan: For Challenger Seven Ted Kennedy: For Robert Kennedy
Ted Kennedy Jr.: For Father William J. Clinton: For Oklahoma
 

 

A RHETORIC OF THE WAR IN IRAQ

 
1/29/02 President's State of the Union Address
2/02/02 Paul Wolfowitz's Address at the 38th Verkunde Conference
8/26/02 Vice President Cheney's Address to the Veterans of Foreign Wars 103rd National Convention
1/28/03 President's State of the Union Address

2/05/03

Colin Powell's Address to the UN Security Council
3/17/03

President's Ultimatum to Saddam

3/19/03 President's Address to the Nation: Initial Ops in Iraq
3/19/03 Senator Robert Byrd: The Arrogance of Power
4/03/03 President's Address at Camp Lejeune
4/10/03 President and UK Prime Minister Addresses to the Peoples of Iraq
4/24/03 Ashleigh Banfield: Landon Lecture at Kansas State University
5/01/03 President Announces End of Combat Ops in Iraq
12/14/03 President Announces Capture of Saddam Hussein
1/20/04 President's 2004 State of the Union Address
4/8/04 Condoleezza Rice: 9/11 Commission Opening Statement
4/13/04 President's Prime Time News Conference on Iraq War
10/4/04 Donald Rumsfeld's Address to the Council on Foreign Relations
1/30/05 President's Address Following Democratic Election in Iraq
2/02/05 President's 2005 State of the Union Address
2/4/05 L. Paul Bremer: TD Waterhouse Conference Keynote Address
12/18/05 President's National Address in Oval Office
9/11/06 President's National Address on Five-Year Anniversary of 9/11
1/10/07 President's Address to the Nation on Troop Increase
7/12/07

President's Press Conference on Iraq War

9/10/07

General David Petraeus' Opening Statement to Congress on the Status in Iraq

9/13/07

President's Address to the Nation on Moving Forward in Iraq

10/12/07 General Ricardo Sanchez's Address to Military Reporters and Editors
2/27/09 President's Address at Camp Lejeune on Ending the War in Iraq
08/31/10 President's Oval Office Address Announcing End of Operation Iraqi Freedom
12/15/11 Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta Marks the End of Operation New Dawn
 

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