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Presidential Address

- Presidential Address This article talks about how the American people have come from colonies to the leading world power and freedom fighter in the world. This all started in the colonial days when people from foreign countries came to worship in America because of the freedom of religion. One of the main reasons for the American Revolution was the fear that Britain was going to take the colonies freedoms away. In the 20th century it was said by Brooks Adams that, “ The United States would outweigh any single empire if not all empires combined.” The United States in its attempt to globalize the world has done some interesting things....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Inaugural Address to the People of the US

- Inaugeral Address to the People of the US Hello ladies and gentleman, citizens of the United States of America. Today I will be reading to you my inaugural address, and will hopefully cover any and all issues or questions you may have about why you should, and trust me, you should, vote for me to be your president. The ten issues I will be addressing in my speech are: education, medical care, employment, welfare, crime, drug trafficking, language, environment, media, and abortion....   [tags: essays research papers]

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- On Thursday January 20th 2005, President Bush delivered his second inaugural address after being sworn in for his second term. In his address Bush promised to keep his word and fulfill his duty as president of the United States. These duties have not been upheld according to the numerous protestors who showed up at his Inauguration. In his Inaugural Address Bush discussed many things. The inaugural address was a speech which would reassure the American people that President Bush will lead us to victory....   [tags: essays research papers]

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American Education System Fails to Address Brain Complexity

- American Education System Fails to Address Brain Complexity The American education system is flawed in recognizing the specific learning needs adolescents have due to the complexity of their brains. To both obtain and retain information, children and teens need a sufficient amount of sleep. With the existing early-arrival policies, it would seem most are not getting enough. Males and females (whether young or old) learn and comprehend information in different ways, based on specific variations in their brains, and these needs are not accommodated in the typical class room....   [tags: Adolescent Learning, Flaws]

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How the Church Should Deal With and Address the Interpretations of Scripture

- How the Church Should Deal With and Address the Interpretations of Scripture The main topic that Jack Reese discussed was how we should as the Church of Christ, deal with and address the interpretations of scripture. Reese also emphasized that "nothing is impossible with God!" He gave several examples: The virgin Mary was promised to marriage to Joseph yet an angel of the Lord visited her and tells her she is going to have a Son, the Savior of the whole world. We ask how can this occur. How can this happen....   [tags: Papers]

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FDR's First Inaugural Address, The Fog of Fear: Alan Axelrod's Interpretations

- Franklin Delano Roosevelt had a very interesting life. He was the 32nd President of the United States. He was born on January 30, 1882 in Hudson Valley of New York. His parents were James Roosevelt and Sara Ann Delano. Surprisingly his parents were sixth cousins. He went to Harvard College and was part of the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity. He then married Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, his fifth cousin. Together they had six children. Anna, James, Franklin, who died less than a year after he was born, Elliot, Franklin Delano Junior, and John....   [tags: interested, success, confident]

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The Address to the Joint Session of the 107 th Congress Speech

- The speech “Address to the Joint Session of the 107th Congress” was delivered the 20th September 2001 in the United States Capitol by the President who was at that time, George W. Bush. In this public statement, the president calls for unity and tranquillity of American people. This paper has as main curiosity that it is an argumentative text full of rhetorical elements. On the one hand, it tries to calm Americans and to soothe the pain of the people affected. On the other hand, it helps to create a feeling of hatred and anger towards Al Qaeda, the terrorist group that carried out the attempt....   [tags: content, polytical analysis]

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Major Topics in President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address

- ... First proposal he called for tax reform. As a matter of fact, He stated that the tax law for both citizens and businesses was too difficult and that by simplifying the tax act and getting rid of loopholes. In this case profits could be growing up and that would push businesses to invest in the U.S.; as a result of that creates more jobs and increases wages. he said, the key to economic growth is Infrastructure. Obama’s second suggestion is investing in infrastructure. Saving money by simplifying the tax act could help to invest in building bridges, repairing roads, and other aspects of infrastructures that would attract businesses and flourish the economy....   [tags: economy, domestic, military]

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The Meaning of the Gettysburg Address

- Essay on the Meaning of the Gettysburg Address While the Gettysburg Address is fairly short in length at around 300 words, this famous speech delivered by President Abraham Lincoln on November 19, 1963 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania is both enduring and meaningful for all Americans today, almost exactly 146 years later. The first paragraph of his speech sets the tone, in which Lincoln does not directly mention the bloody Battle of Gettysburg, in which 50,000 soldiers lost their lives. Instead, he refers in the opening phrase, “Four score and seven years ago,” to the founding of America through another important written document, the Declaration of Independence in 1776....   [tags: American History]

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John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address

- Overflowing with vivid tropes and other satisfying discourse, John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address plays to an irrefutably pleasant melody. Strong, motivational verbs are coupled with pretty and sophisticated adjectives in a manner that would make the most inane speech capable of swaying an entire population. And sway Kennedy did, for his garnering of the pulitzer prize (he is the only president to have done so) certainly had basis in a man of sound judgment that was wise beyond his years. The auditory gratification that would come with hearing Kennedy’s speech is substantiated by a true, moral message that would both excite and unite all Americans....   [tags: American History]

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Meaning Behind The Gettysburg Address

- While the Gettysburg Address is short in length at around 300 words, this famous speech by President Abraham Lincoln on November 19, 1863 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania is still both enduring and meaningful for all Americans today, almost exactly 146 years later. The first paragraph of his speech sets the tone, in which Lincoln does not directly mention the bloody Battle of Gettysburg, in which 50,000 soldiers lost their lives. Instead, he refers in the opening phrase, “Four score and seven years ago,” to the founding of America through another important written document, the Declaration of Independence in 1776....   [tags: American History]

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A Comparative Analysis of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and Lee’s Letter to His Son

- Address Your Sons (A Comparative Analysis of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and Lee’s Letter to His Son) Margaret Mitchell once said: “They knew that love snatched in the face of danger and death was doubly sweet for the strange excitement that went with it.” The Civil war was a trying time for the American people, whether they were on the battlefield or at home. Although the name is quite deceiving, there was nothing civil about this war.I was fought with the violence and brutality that would define a century....   [tags: emotionally, opposing positions, slavery]

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George Washington´s Farewell Address

- One person that has made a wonderful and great impact in late 1700’s and early 1800’s is the great George Washington. The biggest thing that everyone is looking back on is his Farewell Address to state what he’d hope to see his noble country looking like in the future. Some of the biggest things that has spoken out in his address and that the country has continued to do is being able to have checks and balances and not to stay at war with other countries and not to have political parties to prevent the arguments and not to stay in debt with other countries....   [tags: Impact, 1800s]

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Essay on Alan Axelrod’s Summary of Franklin Roosevelt’s Inauguration Speech

- In Alan Axelrod’s brief interpretation of President Franklin Roosevelt’s inaugural address, he touches on a few key points about Roosevelt’s character. He sees the address as a direct manifestation of Roosevelt’s unique character. His ability to calm a struggling Nation with but a few words and the unfrazzled depth of American steadfastness. Axelrod correctly analyzed Roosevelt as being calm in the face of danger, an outstanding leader, and an eternal realist. President Roosevelt was a levelheaded, and Axelrod’s interpretation of the inaugural address shows this as being one of his most dominant traits....   [tags: character, speaker, leader]

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John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address

- In his inaugural address, John F. Kennedy delivers a speech worthy of his American heritage, in which he effectively utilizes an inspirational tone to establish his objectives and to influence the Soviet Union, New nation states, and his American citizens with hopes to prevent nuclear annihilation. John F. Kennedy warns the new nation states that “those who foolishly sought power by riding the back of the tiger end[ed] up inside,” attempting to alert and strike fear into those who choose communism, will soon regret the decision....   [tags: emotional tone and rhetorical devices]

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Frank's Explaination of the Main Characterstics in Obama's Inauguration Speech

- ... As Campbell argues, “specific policies are proposed for contemplation, not for action... contemplative expository function differentiates inaugurals from State of Union address, in which proposals are presented for congressional action” (p. 40). Hence, Frank should have made clear Obama’s vision that forms the basis of his signatures instead of policies. Furthermore, I suppose there are two critical ideas behind Obama’s encouragement of a cosmopolitan civil religion that Frank should explicate....   [tags: unity, religion, politics]

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Obama's First Inaugural Speech

- Picture this: a cold January day in Washington D.C, the first African American president is about to be inaugurated with a combined audience of over 38 million looking to be inspired. Ted Sorensen, a former speechwriter for John F. Kennedy, believes “An inaugural address is by definition a defining moment for any new president.” An inaugural address is a stepping stone for each new administration because it creates a first impression; the address marks the time when the president stops trying to win votes and starts taking action....   [tags: Inauguration, American Presidents]

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Rhetorical Analysis of Lincoln's Second Inaugural Speech

- 'With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.' In the delivery of Lincoln's 'Second Inaugural,' many were inspired by this uplifting and keen speech. It had been a long war, and Lincoln was concerned about the destruction that had taken place....   [tags: Rhetoric of Lincoln's Inaugural Speech]

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A Critique on a Critique of a Speech: Lessons in Leadership from FDR

- Everybody Will ALWAYS Judge You A Critique on a Critique of a Speech Many people throughout history have read and reread and discussed, critiqued, dissected, and reinterpreted other people’s stories and speeches. They all try to find a new way to look at them and try to make everybody listen to their ideas of what they mean. They pick out every tiny little detail of the said speech until there’s not much more to admire and sometimes they often miss the entire meaning of the written work. It is found to be rather tedious and obnoxious to take somebody else’s work and turn it into something else completely....   [tags: inaugural, action, evidence]

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Napoleons Farwell Address Speech Analysis

- Napoleon’s Farewell Address To The Old Guard A truly dramatic moment in history occurred on April 20, 1814, as Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of France and would-be ruler of Europe said goodbye to the Old Guard after his failed invasion of Russia and defeat by the Allies. By that time, Napoleon had ruled France and surrounding countries for twenty years. Originally an officer in the French Army, he had risen to become Emperor among the political chaos following the French Revolution in which the old ruling French kings and nobility had been destroyed....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Abraham Lincoln And The Gettysburg Address

- On November 19th, about seven score and twelve years ago, President Abraham Lincoln gave a monumental speech known as the Gettysburg Address. Lincoln’s address was comprised of two-hundred and seventy-two words which were separated by ten forms of various punctuation and lasted a mere two minutes. However, although short, the speech was particularly concise, and is still resonating in the classrooms of High School and College campuses. In fact, Edward Everett also gave a speech that day over the same subject, and he is quoted saying, “I should be glad, if I could flatter myself that I came as near to the central idea of the occasion, in two hours, as you did in two minutes.” To understand t...   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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President Barack Obama State Of The Union Address

- I really enjoy President Barack Obama state of the union address. I like how he tacked it, instead of going on about his mistakes in the pasts years, what he should’ve done to better America, or even what he’s going to do in the little time he had. he focused on the future. He talked about America’sworld’s problem and gave ideas on how to fix them. He said what should be done in the next couple if year to better humanity and society. He even starts off his speech by saying “I want to focus on the next five years, the next 10 years, and beyond....   [tags: United States, Barack Obama, Democratic Party]

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Analysis Of Douglas 's Address Of The Declaration Of Independence From Great Britain

- The 4th of July, a holiday that was coined off of the declaration of independence from Great Britain. A day where any American can celebrate liberty for all for every countrymen. But is this holiday really a strong celebration today than it was a few 100th years ago. Frederick Douglass was ask to address this notion to America during the birth of this holiday. A few symbolism 's in his address can create questions. Can a man celebrate a holiday that suppose to represent his liberty and authority over his own fate, but works in hot weather 24 hours a day with no pay ,not even profiting from the revenue he made....   [tags: Slavery, Slavery in the United States]

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An Email From An Unknown Address

- If I was to receive an email from an unknown address with these attached documents, I would likely feel obligated to reveal this information to the general public. The potential societal harm that may arise from this biological project taking place at the university outweighs the secrecy surrounding the project. It is my belief that the professors, students, and visitors attending the university should have the right to know what goes on there, especially considering if the biological agent being worked on was to somehow be released in the area, causing harm to the students and surrounding neighborhoods....   [tags: Supreme Court of the United States]

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Washington 's Farwell Address : George Washington

- George Washington wrote a message to the American people and he named the document, Washington’s Farwell Address. George Washington started off his farewell by telling the people that the time has come to designate someone as president but that he would not be running for a third term. He goes on to explain in great detail why he would not be running for a third term as well as addressing what he believed the nation should follow. George Washington gave the people advice on how we could be a great nation but he also warned us about situations that would be the downfall of our great nation, but did we the people follow the advice he gave us in 1796....   [tags: Vietnam War, United States, Lyndon B. Johnson]

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Peer Helping Programs For Address Violent Crime

- Peer-Helping Program to Address Violent Crime in Children This peer helper program is designed to address the crisis of children violence both victims and perpetrators. It is a system that allows students to assist one another. Everyone benefits in the program to tackle this imperative issue. In the ASCA 2008 Position Statement, Peer-helping programs are implanted to enhance the effectiveness of school counseling programs by increasing outreach and the expansion of available services (ASCA, 2008)....   [tags: Crime, Violence, Violent crime, Skill]

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John F. Kennedy Inaugural Address Rhetorical Analysis

- John F. Kennedy Inaugural Address Rhetorical Analysis. John F. Kennedy was elected president on November 8, 1960. This was a particularly rough time in the world. The United states along with several nations were being threatened by poverty, tyranny, disease, communism, and war and weapons. During this time John F. Kennedy, our 35th elected president, gave one of the top four historical speeches of all time. The use of ethos, pathos, and logos where fair and showed how knowledgeable he was about his topic, and makes a clear claim about his topic that the people of The United states and its fellow nations needed to step up to make this world a better place....   [tags: Rhetoric, John F. Kennedy, Logos, United States]

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John F. Kennedy 's Inaugural Address

- During John F. Kennedy 's Inaugural Address, January 20, 1961, that’s when he said to Americans “To do not ask what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country” (US Historical documents). I personally support this quote and understand the full sense behind it, I don’t take it greatly on country level, but on how I live with my family and friends in my daily life. This is the saying that carries a lot of meaning not only for Americans John F. Kennedy was addressing to this speech, but as well as to anybody who want to move forward and live a life without complaining....   [tags: John F. Kennedy, United States]

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Letters from Birmingham Jail and Keynote Address at the First Woman's Rights Convention

- "Letters from Birmingham Jail" by Martin Luther King and "Keynote Address at the First Woman's Rights Convention" by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony It was Thomas Jefferson who uttered the words "That all men are created equal...." However, over one hundred years would pass before these words would mean anything. Equality among all Americans would come with the adoption of the fifteenth, nineteenth, and twenty-fourth Amendments....   [tags: Susan B. Anthony, Martin Luther King]

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President Abraham Lincoln 's Second Inaugural Speech

- President Abraham Lincoln used many rhetorical devices to explain the effects of the civil war. Lincoln wanted the north and south to put their differences behind them and unite, to become a single unified country. Many people were surprised by Lincoln’s second inaugural speech, it was shorter than his first. He didn’t take very long to get his point a crossed about how the war would make him feel. Lincoln had hope that the country would turn around. That it would unify against all evils or troubles....   [tags: American Civil War, Abraham Lincoln]

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Jfk 's Inaugural Address Speech

- On January 20th, 1961, John Fitzgerald Kennedy gave a speech to the nation, which encompassed a new vision for the country with a new generation. That speech was JFK’s Inaugural Address. As the new 35th president, JFK was the youngest president to enter the oval office at the age of forty-three ("Inaugural Address."). The nation was still in in the process of healing after World War II. In the eyes of the masses, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was a breath of fresh air for the American People. He was a youthful president, with his youthful image; he was able to rally the younger generations with a progressive vision....   [tags: United States, Lyndon B. Johnson, World War II]

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An Analysis of President Obama’s 2013 State of the Union Address

- President Obama, in his 2013 State of the Union Address, describes how the issues in education, job creation, new technologies, and environmentalism are crucial in the growth and development of our economy. His purpose is to urge members of Congress and Americans to help reform our government to ensure that those who work hard are able to succeed. Speaking with an authoritative voice, he persuades his audience that although things are going better than before, changes still need to be made to continue to improve the American way of life....   [tags: Rhetorical Analysis]

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Analysis Of President Lincoln 's Gettysburg Address

- An Analysis of President Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address” The initial proposition that President Lincoln indented in the Gettysburg Address was to follow through on the commitment of the Founding Fathers that all men are created equal. In the speech, Lincoln defines the importance of the original intent of the Founding Fathers to define all men as “equal”, which Lincoln was expanding in terms of the issue of slavery: "Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal” (Lincoln para.1)....   [tags: American Civil War, Abraham Lincoln]

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Admonishment of Secular and Religious Authorities in Martin Luther's Address to the Christian Nobility

- In the year 1520, Martin Luther published the treatise, Address to the Christian Nobility. This work showed the core of Luther through his admonishment and exhortation of secular and religious authorities of the time. In Luther’s address, he meticulously pinpoints the “three walls” of the Roman Catholic Church and proceeds to break them down one at a time through thought-provoking and idea-inducing arguments. Address to the Christian Nobility impacted Europe not only through politics and religion, but also, through economic means....   [tags: catholic, doctrine, treatise]

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President Bush Address Congress And The Nation

- On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush addressed Congress and the nation. The address was nine days after the 9/11 attack on the United States, and it talked about the overwhelming support and strength of the American people and the support of foreign nations. He spoke of the upcoming actions that would be required of the people and the government in order to bring justice and a stop to the terrorist group, al Qaeda. President Bush also spoke about how the executive branch and Congress would have to work together in the upcoming years to win the war on terror....   [tags: George W. Bush, President of the United States]

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The Inaugural Address By John F. Kennedy

- John F. Kennedy chose to write this essay because he was attempting to show us the vision the he had for our world. Kennedy’s purpose of writing the “Inaugural Address” was to challenge us to change our way of thinking and become better not only for ourselves, but for our country so that we may function more efficiently. The major groups Kennedy addresses in his speech are the United States and the other nations who are enemies of the United States. Kennedy’s central point for the entire essay is that we as a nation need to defend our freedoms all around the world....   [tags: John F. Kennedy, United States, Pledge]

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Rhetorical Analysis Of Lincoln 's Second Inaugural Address

- Uses of Rhetoric in Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address On March 4th, 1865, the Civil War was drawing to an end and Abraham Lincoln gave his Second Inaugural Address to become the President of the United States for the second time. At this point it was clear that the North was to win the war. Instead of boasting and bragging about his victory, Lincoln took a different route in his speech. He focused instead on putting the war behind the nation and reunifying the country. In this famous speech, he used various forms of rhetoric and literary devices to achieve this goal....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, United States]

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Cyberbullying : Schools Should Have Policies Where They Address The Issue Of Cyberbullying

- Today in our schools Cyberbullying is something that happens often. Cyberbullying in when a child bullies another child by using the internet or some type of technology. This is something that is affecting schools today. Since this is likely to happen in or around schools, schools should have policies where they address the issue of cyberbullying. According to New York State laws we have a called, The Dignity for All Students Act (DASA). The Dignity for All student’s act is an act that “strives to provide New York State students with a safe and understanding setting free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property”....   [tags: Abuse, Bullying, High school, Education]

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Treatment And Prevention Programs That Address Diabetes

- Prevention As mentioned earlier in this paper, there exist a number of treatment and prevention programs that address diabetes in the AI/AN population. Prevention programs distinguish themselves from treatment programs in that prevention or delay of onset of diabetes is less expensive than the life long treatment of diabetes and its sequellae (Herman, 2011; The Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group, 2013). Prevention programs that are currently established include those funded by the Special Diabetes Program for Indians....   [tags: Health care, Health, Public health]

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Rhetorical Analysis of The Gettysburg Address

- Four and a half months after the Union defeated the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg, Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address on November 19, 1863. He gave the Union soldiers a new perspective on the war and something to fight for. Before the address, the Civil War was based solely on states’ rights. Lincoln’s speech has the essence of America and the ideals that were put into the Declaration of Independence by the founders. The sixteenth president of the United States was capable of using his speech to turn a war on states rights to a war on slavery and upholding the principles that America was founded upon....   [tags: The Gettysburg Address]

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Analysis of Conan O’Brien Commencement Address

- In June of 2011, Conan O’Brien gave the commencement address to the 2011 graduating class of Dartmouth College. O’Brien uses humor and anecdotes to deliver a powerful speech which resonated with most viewers. O’Brien also used many literary devices for the graduates to better understand his primary points. Conan O’Brien delivery of his commencement address was effective because of his use of pathos, ethos, and antidotes, which contributed to his fantastic speech. I found O’ Brien’s speech to be extremely educational as well as entertaining....   [tags: Conan O’Brien, darthmouth college, commencement]

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Terrorism in George Bush's 2001 State of the Union Address

- Terrorism in George Bush's 2001 State of the Union Address Recently, President Bush gave his State of the Union Address to Congress. Throughout his speech, he makes a solid case for the further unification of America throughout these harsh times. He makes a very strong argument for the retaliation of the actions committed against America. However, when he speaks of bringing the terrorists to justice, his argument falters. He has made a hasty judgement with little proof when he first began his argument....   [tags: Papers]

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The Gettysburg Address : President Abraham Lincoln

- The Gettysburg Address was presented by U.S President Abraham Lincoln on November 19th 1863. The speech was delivered during the American Civil War at the dedication of the Soldiers ' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The context of the speech is that four months earlier, Union armies defeated those of the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg, which is widely recognized as the turning point in the war. The stated purpose of Lincoln’s speech was to dedicate a plot of land that would become the Soldier’s National Cemetery to honour the fallen....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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Martin Heidegger's Memorial Address

- Martin Heidegger’s memorial address, delivered in Germany in 1955, is both a call for action – not only to the people of Germany, but to the population of man across each continent – as well as a notion concerning the future of mankind. When described using elements of rhetoric, or styles rather, these very specific directions Heidegger chose to take his speech fall into two distinct but concomitant classifications: deliberative and epideictic. Concomitant in the sense that both arguments, throughout the address, are woven together masterfully and rely on one another to explain Heidegger’s assertions....   [tags: rhetorical analysis]

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Rhetorical Analysis Of Kennedy 's Inaugural Address

- Kennedy used anaphoras to emphasize the important sections of his inaugural address, such as when he first described the world as very different now and that “man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty and all forms of human life” (6). He insisted that the American people should go beyond their differences and to think of “today not a victory of party but a celebration of freedom” (3). Kennedy urged the people to celebrate the history of their nation and embrace the future as a united people as he declared that “we are the heirs of that first revolution” (10)....   [tags: United States, Cold War, World War II]

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The Noble Gettysburg Address by Abraham Lincoln

- The respectable Gettysburg Address promotes the skillful ideas that spread his wisdom of the Civil War and enlightened those who wished to respect the many dead that fought on the grounds of Gettysburg. Sprinkled throughout human history, great men have arisen, who have devoted much of their lives to certain ideals, and have done so in the face of grave circumstances and opposition. Abraham Lincoln, Former president and also a general in the war, gave a speech to uphold and encourage the spirits of the weary soldiers in his army....   [tags: speech, spirits, tranquility, structure]

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Abraham Lincoln And The Gettysburg Address

- Quotation Activity: Gettysburg Address Abraham Lincoln is considered by many to be one of the most influential people in United States history. As the 16th President of the United States, Lincoln was faced with the pressures and violence of the Civil War during his administration. During this time, many soldiers had died fighting and Lincoln was presented with an opportunity to speak at the dedication ceremony in Gettysburg Pennsylvania. The speech delivered that day is known as the Gettysburg address....   [tags: American Civil War, Abraham Lincoln]

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What Nature Of Science Tenet Does This Activity Address?

- What Nature of Science tenet does this activity address. This experiment addresses the tenet for scientists having different methods to approach their questions and problems. The students are shown an experiment and have to turn it into a science inquiry by asking their own questions and investigation Give a specific and detailed explanation about how you know the activity addresses the Nature of Science tenet you identified. You are analyzing the activity, not describing the activity. This experiment demonstrates different methods of problem solving because each group will conduct the original experiment and get the same answer....   [tags: Scientific method, Science, Theory, Hypothesis]

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The Arguments of the Gettysburg Address

- The Gettysburg Address is one of the most famous speeches in American history. The History Place indicates that on November 19, 1863 President Abraham Lincoln went to a battle field positioned in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania where three dreadful days of battle occurred called the Battle of Gettysburg. While he was attending the battle field to dedicate it as a national cemetery, he read his speech to the public. After the main orator, Edward Everett of Massachusetts, delivered his speech that lasted about two hours, it was Lincoln’s turn....   [tags: American History]

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The War On Poverty During The State Of The Union Address

- Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared the War on Poverty during the State of the Union address. Since then, the federal government has created programs that have been a fundamental tool in providing financial assistance to poor working families. The War on Poverty brought in a new era for the Federal Government by providing income and nutritional support, access to education; skills based training, health insurance and significantly more services to low-income Americans. Even today, however, millions of children live in families that cannot support basic living expenses or dream of making it to another social welfare class....   [tags: Poverty, Poverty in the United States]

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The Hotspot 's Ip Address

- A network hotspot gives people internet access for free if they are in a place that has one, they are great for people that want to write a paper or just browse the internet while not having to pay for a hotspot of their own, businesses use them to attract customers. These Hotspots can also be used for more malicious things such as pirating movies and writing anonymous malicious blogs. “There are two addresses that are utilized to transfer data over the Internet: 1) the hotspot’s IP address and 2) the MAC address of the patron’s laptop computer network card” (Placid, Wynekoop 38)....   [tags: World Wide Web, Internet, Computer network]

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Comparison of Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" and Pericles' "Funeral Oration"

- ... He introduces repetition twice in the speech. First, he introduces it with the words “we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground.” With the duplication of the word “cannot”, Lincoln states that they are not able to dedicate, consecrate or in other words hallow the ground any more than the living and dead who served there had once done. He then concludes the speech with repetition using the words “To the people, for the people, by the people” which in this case is repeating the word “people”....   [tags: tone, devices, themes, survive]

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The Lincoln And The Gettysburg Address

- Today there are countless authers who attempt to create great literary works, however none come close to Abraham Lincoln and his powerful “The Gettysburg Address”. His 272 word speech is arguably the most-quoted, most-memorized piece of oratory in American history. Lincoln managed to author the greatest work of literature in American Literature by crafting a terse speech with persuasive literary devices, along with a moving and an enduring message. Great literature does not just happen, nor is it great by default by the mere fact that it was authored by a famous individual....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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The Gettysburg Address By John Abraham Lincoln And His Powerful Speech

- Today there are countless authors who attempt to create great literary works, however none come close to Abraham Lincoln and his powerful “The Gettysburg Address”. His 272 word speech is arguably the most-quoted, most-memorized piece of oratory in American history. Lincoln managed to author the greatest work of literature in American Literature by crafting a terse speech with persuasive literary devices, along with a moving and an enduring message. Great literature does not just happen, nor is it great by default by the mere fact that it was authored by a famous individual....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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Cyberbullying : Schools Should Have Policies Where They Address The Issue Of Cyberbullying

- Today in our schools cyberbullying is something that happens often. Cyberbullying in when a child bullies another child by using the internet or some type of technology. This is something that is affecting schools today. Since this is likely to happen in our around schools, schools should have policies where they address the issue of cyberbullying. According to New York State laws, we have an act called, The Dignity for All Students Act (DASA). The Dignity for All Student’s Act is an act that “strives to provide New York State students with a safe and understanding setting free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property”....   [tags: Abuse, Bullying, Education, High school]

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We Must Work Together to Address Childhood Obesity

- The greatest achievements from many of the health promotion initiatives can be accomplished when the there is support and engagement by a community. Active participation from a group of people will lead to embracement of a program, therefore results are more likely to be positive and sustainable. The Planned Approach to Community Health (PATCH), developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its partners, is widely recognized as an effective model for planning, conducting, and evaluating community health promotion and disease prevention programs (Health Nexus, 2011)....   [tags: PATCH, Planned Approach to Community Helath]

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George Washington 's Farewell Address

- Washington’s Farewell Address was made an open letter of warning and guidance to the American citizens concerning their long-term happiness and safety. George Washington was a great American leader who voluntarily relinquished political powers and retired from public life, an act which itself was seen as unprecedented in the annals of global history since it was the major milestone to the establishment of the American Republican government (Gregg L. & Frazer 2012). The words of Washington’s Farewell are highly cherished in the American History....   [tags: American Civil War, United States]

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Bullying : Should The Schools Or Parents Address It?

- Essay on bullying: should the schools or parents address it. “To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.” -Theodore Roosevelt- Bullying is defined as unwanted, aggressive conduct amongst school-aged children or adults that involves a real or perceived power imbalance, threat, or injury. The behaviour is also repeated or has the potential to be repeated over a period of time. Bullying is also defined as aggressive behaviour towards peers....   [tags: Bullying, Abuse, School, High school]

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Rationale Of The Inaugural Address

- Part I: Reasoning in the Inaugural Address President Roosevelt in his inaugural speech first realized the importance of his presidency, the speech and the US. He mentioned that the thing the US nation needs to fear is the fear itself. He further mentioned it as unreasoning, nameless and unjustified terror which constraints and paralyze the efforts needed to make retreat (Davis, 2014). The general purpose of the speech was to lead the nation to make advance against all the odds. The specific purpose of this speech was to communicate the agenda of presidency as this was the first speech by the president....   [tags: President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt]

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What Class Your Ip Address

- Subnetting In subnetting there are 5 steps you need to take in order to be able to subnet. The very first step is to figure out what class your ip address is in. If the first octal in the IP adress is between 0-127 it is called A class. In the A class only the first octal is locked down while you get to play with the next 3 octals. The second class is called the B class. In this class if the first octal in the IP adress is 128-191 it is considered a class B. This locks down the first two octals and allowing you to play use the third and fourth to play with....   [tags: IP address, Subnetwork, Classful network]

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Global Internet Address Book Report

- On October 1, 2016 one of the major ownership already handed over. As an internet developer and a citizen of the world I really don’t know whether this is good or bad. Any guess. What the topic am I referring to. Yes this is global internet address book. For readers, let me dates back to 20 years for better understanding. 20 years ago internet was still developing and so in 1998 the US government helped create the Los Angeles based not profit, ICANN. To put it very simply, there’s department of ICANN that 's in change of the Internet 's address book....   [tags: IP address, Internet, Domain Name System]

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The Civil Rights Address by John F. Kennedy

- The Civil Rights Address given by John F Kennedy was an influential and moving speech that sought to free blacks from the on growing oppression in the United States. John F Kennedy’s speech was given to address the American public on the brutality of discrimination. His point was to convince the public that is was time to give the blacks the rights the constitution gives them. The picture I chose to go with it also revolves around the Civil Rights movement and is title “I am a man”. This picture shows a large group of African American man holding signs saying “I am a man”....   [tags: moving speech, blacks, oppression]

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Marching in the Inaugural Parade for Barack Obama

- Music is the expression of passion, emotion and opinion through the harmony of melody and song. As I reflect on my educational and social journey, I begin to understand how my experiences are like a musical masterpiece, composed of intricate and dynamic passages and movements. I was first introduced to music in the fourth grade and as I matriculated my passion for music grew quite strong. In middle school and high school, I participated in various musical ensembles on colleges campuses and competed as both a soloist and in a quartet....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography]

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Ronald Reagan: Address to the Nation on the Challenger

- Ronald Reagan: Address to the Nation on the Challenger On the morning of Tuesday, January 28th, 1986, it was a normal day for the citizens and children of America. Although this may have been a normal day most of the nation’s televisions were set to watch the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) set a new milestone with its space shuttle the Challenger. During this time space exploration was very important in the American culture. The Challenger shuttle had a crew of seven men and women, including a teacher Christa McAuliffe from the space program....   [tags: space shuttle, tragedy]

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President Kennedy 's Inaugural Speech And Cochise

- For centuries war between tribes , gang and nations have destroyed more than a million lives and let the earth more often destroyed than it was before.however some leaders thru history refute the idea of war choose peace and find a common ground to solve their different issues .In that optic, President kennedy in his inaugural speech and Cochise in his text “iam alone” even thought they appear to be different because they were given in different context of history ,are actually in agreement ....   [tags: John F. Kennedy assassination, John F. Kennedy]

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Abraham Lincoln 's Second Inaugural Address

- In a tradition dating back to George Washington, every newly-elected president gives an inaugural address at the time of his swearing into office. Many of these inaugural speeches have been given during times of war. Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address was given on March 4, 1865, near the end of the American Civil War, Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Fourth Inaugural Address was given on January 20, 1945, in the last year of World War Two, and John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address was given on January 20, 1961, during the darkest years of the Cold War....   [tags: United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt]

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Gettysburg Address Rhetorical Analysis

- Four and a half months after the Union defeated the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg, Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address on November 19, 1863. He gave the Union soldiers a new perspective on the war and a reason to fight in the Civil War. Before the address, the Civil War was based on states’ rights. Lincoln’s speech has the essence of America and the ideals that were instilled in the Declaration of Independence by the Founders. The sixteenth president of the United States was capable of using his speech to turn a war on states’ rights to a war on slavery and upholding the principles that America was founded upon....   [tags: Gettysburg Address Essay]

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Opposing Viewpoints: Demosthenes and Isocrates Address Philip of Macedonia

- Demosthenes and Isocrates came to prominence in fourth century B.C.E. Athens as public speakers and as politicians. Isocrates was a teacher of rhetoric, or the art of public speaking, while Demosthenes was a professional litigator, writing speeches for clients arguing in the courts of law, and occasionally presenting arguments himself. Both men were highly respected citizens and opinion makers throughout the sphere of influence maintained by Athens, though they held opposing views regarding the proper course for Athenian government, warfare between the Greek city-states, and the prospect of invasion from the Persian Empire to the east....   [tags: Ancient Greece]

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Lincoln 's Speech On The Gettysburg Address

- The Gettysburg Address was presented by United States President Abraham Lincoln on November 19th, 1863. The speech was delivered during the American Civil War at the dedication of the Soldiers ' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The context of the speech is that four months earlier, Union armies defeated those of the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg. The stated purpose of Lincoln’s speech was to dedicate a plot of land that would become the Soldier’s National Cemetery to honour the fallen....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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Strategic Issues the Association Should Address

- TO: APSA Council RE: Council Discussion Topic: Organized Sections This overview is designed to help launch a Council small group discussion about journals, and about strategic issues the Association may wish to address. The memo notes salient issues the Association is or will soon face. The themes included here are surely not complete and the goal is for a discussion that helps ferret out or sharpen heretofore unarticulated issues as well as the ones we see now. I. Introduction APSA Organized Sections have been a mainstay of the Association since first formed in the early 1980's....   [tags: Business Management]

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Law Can Address The Mm Outbreak

- Law can address the MM outbreak in multiple ways. First, tort law can be used to compensate individuals who are unable to get vaccinated for medical reasons if they become infected by a child who has not been vaccinated for non-medical reasons. To establish a case for negligence, plaintiffs must prove that the defendant had a duty to not harm, that duty was breached, and that harm was caused by said breach. Parents that choose not to vaccinate their child make a deliberate, conscious choice that substantially increases the risk that the rest of society is exposed to....   [tags: Vaccination, Vaccine]

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State Of Address : A Annual Address Delivered By The President Of The Us

- State of Address The Sate of Address is a yearly address delivered in January by the president of the US to Congress, giving the administration 's view of the state of the nation and plans for legislation. In President Obama’s 2016 Sate of Address, his purpose was to inform Americans about his vision for the remainder of his term. He conveys this message by using a relatable and concerning tone, which allowed his readers to connect to the ideas he had proposed. Also, during his speech, President Obama’s chose topics that spoke to every gender, race, and social class....   [tags: United States, President of the United States]

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Mary Shelley And James Whale Address The Advantages Of Communication

- Mary Shelley and James Whale address the advantages of communication throughout Frankenstein using differing approaches. The characterization of the creature in Shelley and Whale’s pieces demonstrates the principal effect of incompetent verbal expression through his inability to form relationships. In Whale’s 1931 film Frankenstein, he removes the humanistic qualities of the creature by enabling his speech, highlighting the complexity of the character Shelley provides. Without vocal recognition, deciphering the creature’s intentions results in a misinterpretation of violence, resulting in conclusions being made based off of his actions rather than what he attempts to communicate verbally...   [tags: Frankenstein, Mary Shelley, Frankenstein]

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President Obama’s Inaugural Speech: Rhetorical Analysis

- President Obama’s Inaugural Speech: Rhetorical Analysis Barrack Obama’s inauguration speech successfully accomplished his goal by using rhetoric to ensure our nation that we will be under safe hands. The speech is similar from ideas obtained from the founding documents and Martin Luther King’s speech to establish ‘our’ goal to get together and take some action on the problems our country is now facing. As President Barrack Obama starts his speech, he keeps himself from using ‘me’, ‘myself’, and ‘I’ and replacing it with ‘we’, ‘us’, and ‘together’ to achieve ethos....   [tags: ethos, unification, action]

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George Washington 's Farewell Address

- George Washington’s Farewell Address, written in 1796, was a letter informing the citizen’s of the United States that he was retiring and would not seek a third term in office as President. Nine years after completion of the Constitution, 45 years of devotion to his country, and being up in years, Washington felt the time had come for him to decisively retreat to his home in Mount Vernon (Graff, 2015). Though he had desired to do so before the second term, he felt the country’s state of affairs were not yet in order....   [tags: United States, Articles of Confederation]

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Gettysburg Address versus Letter to His Son

- (A depiction of how the Gettysburg Address and Letter to His son are both similar and different in what Lincoln and Lee talk about) Thousands of men died in November 1863. Within in a couple of days bodies laid scattered across the battle fields while tens of thousands men sat in a hospital. All of these men participated in one thing, the Civil War. Fighting for the rights of the people and what our constitution stood for. Families and friends had to pick a side, South or the North. Each had their reasoning for why they stood to fight, but surprisingly their reasoning was similar....   [tags: overcoming differences, comparison and contrast]

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Rhetorical Strategies in John F. Kennedy Inaugural Address

- In his prominent 1961 Inaugural Address, John F. Kennedy extensively employs pathos, parallelism, antithesis, and varied syntax to captivate millions of people, particularly to persuade them to stand together and attempt to further human rights for the “betterment” of the world. Kennedy’s effective use of various rhetorical styles succeeds in persuading his audience –the world and the U.S citizens—that his newly-seized position as the U.S. President will be worthwhile for all. Evident throughout his entire address, Kennedy employs a cogent pathos appeal to keep his audience intrigued....   [tags: pathos, parallelism, antithesis]

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Analysis of JFK’s Inaugural Address in 1961

- Analysis of JFK’s Inaugural Address in 1961 Throughout history, Presidents have used the Inaugural Address as an opportunity to help the mental framework of the American people and to the greater world. In order to effectively do so, those who craft the address must exhibit a mastery of rhetoric. More so than in other writing pieces, an Inaugural Address by nature appeals more to the rhetorical element of emotion. This is due to the fact that the address is intended to move its audience with powerful and socially lasting statements....   [tags: Papers Kennedy Essays ]

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Criticisms Regarding the State of the Nation Address

- It is prodigiously insurmountable of him, that the first State of the Nation Address of President Benigno Simeon Aquino started with the presentations of the present state of our nation, the anomalies, the corruption and the misusage of the funds of the previous administration. Fearlessly and with full conviction, President Aquino started presenting the anomalies by exposing first the exorbitant actions of the former President Arroyo when she spent P45.1B only in the first few months of this year....   [tags: Government]

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The Gettysburg Address Paper

- The Gettysburg Address Imagine being a soldier in a great war, and some of your comrades have been shot down, and there they lay: Dead. Wouldn’t your spirits be lowered. This was the story of the soldiers in the Civil War who watched their friends die and couldn’t do anything about it. On November 19, 1863, the United States was in the middle of a war between the north and the south. This marked the turning point of the way things were ran at that time and it became the symbol of hope for many people who just wanted to be free....   [tags: American History]

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