• Persuasive Speech
    Persuasive Speech Assignment (Total 100 points) I. Speech Performance (80 points) 1. Your speech should be based on a question of policy which solves a controversial problem (of national importance) and to persuade your audience that your solution is the best possible one (Please see the atta...
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  • Yale University Investments Office: August 2006
    Targeting an Advantage through Strategic Asset Allocation and Active Management The Lessons of The Yale Endowment Executive Summary Presented by Old Mutual June 2008 Executive Summary The Yale Endowment is known in the financial industry as a pioneer in using a combination of innovative asse...
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  • Persuasive Speech
    Persuasive Speech Outline VISIT INDONESIA 2008 I. Attention: What is your holiday destination to refresh your mind? I think if we just visit the places we have visited before, it may make us bored, right? You don’t want to spend high cost in your pocket and you want to get great experience y...
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  • Making Everyone a Millionaire(Persuasive Speech 9/11/2001)
    Scott Andersen 2/28/02 Speech 111 Making Everyone a Millionaire 1: Introduction 1: In a story in the New York Times written by David Barstow. It's estimated that over 1.6 billion dollars have been raised by charity organizations since the attacks on Sept 11th. That money has been raised f...
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  • Freedom of Speech
    " Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press" -First Amendment, U.S. Constitution. According to the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, one of the basic principles our cou...
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  • "I Have a Dream" Speech, Martin Luther King
    The historical narrative document “I have a Dream” is a political speech which was delivered by Martin Luther King on the 28th of August 1963 in the shadow of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. The speech was aimed at the 250,000 Civil Rights supporters, both black and white, who had gathered...
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  • Dying to Be Thin: an Informative Speech
    Informative Speech: Topic: Body Image What makes a girl sexy? Is it the hour glassed silhouette of a woman and the impossibly proportioned vital statistics of 36-24-36? Is it Angelina Jolie’s pouty lips, or Megan Fox’s toned physique? I’m sure people here have their own bets on the...
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  • Swine Flu : Informative Speech
    Informative Speech 2 10/11/10 Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the Swine Flu of 2009. Central Idea: According to the World Health Organization (WHO), worldwide more than 213 countries and overseas territories or communities had confirmed cases of pandemic influenza H1N1 also k...
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  • Analyzing the Speech "I Have a Dream" by Martin Luther King Jr.
    Context In 1950’s America, the equality of man envisioned by the Declaration of Independence was far from a reality. People of color — blacks, Hispanics, Asians — were discriminated against in many ways, both overt and covert. The 1950s were a turbulent time in America, when racial barriers...
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  • Court Case Number 15: Bowers V. Hardwick (June 30, 1986)
    Court Case Number 15: Bowers v. Hardwick (June 30, 1986) In August of 1982, Michael Hardwick was charged with violating the Georgia statute criminalizing sodomy by committing that act with another adult male in the bedroom of Hardwick's home. Hardwick then brought suit in the Federal District C...
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  • Outline of Speech: Homelessness in America
    Outline of Speech: Homelessness in America July 11, 2011 Introduction I. When you think of a homeless person do you think of a drug addict or an alcoholic? II. To inform my audience on homelessness and what brings a person to become homeless. III. There are many different circumstances...
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  • Mlk Analysis Dream Speech
    Martin Luther King's speech "I Have a Dream" delivered on August 28, 1963 is said to be the greatest demonstration of America's history. Dr. King intended to appeal to both black and white audiences through his inspirational speech. Written in a persuasive, stylistic manner, he used strong diction...
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  • Freedom of Speech and Expression in Journalism
    Freedom of Speech and Expression and Journalism Problems faced in the industry, and the solutions and guidelines to the problem. A report done by Ooi K.L Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman *Note: This is an undergraduate individual assignment report. It might not be the best report, yet it is still...
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  • Speech Outline
    ORGAN DONATION: They need it as much as you do Audience: Those who are in doubt and reluctant to make a contribution in organ donation. General speech purpose: To convince the audience in donating an organ. Specific speech purpose: After hearing my speech, the audience will be able to cite the...
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  • Schizophrenia - Informative Speech
    Schizophrenia Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about schizophrenia and its consequences. Central Idea: Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder that affects millions of people and it should not be underestimated or ignored. Introduction I. Does anyone h...
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  • Speech
    Speech 101: Introduction to Oral Communication Oxnard College Spring 2005 Professor: Amy London Office: L & S Office “C” Office Hours: M.T.W.Th. 2:00pm-3:00pm Also, by appointment (please call or email) Phone: (805) 986-5800 x 1943 Email: alondon@vcccd.net (...
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  • Freedom of Speech vs. Censorship on the Internet
    Freedom of Speech Vs. Censorship: Children on the Internet The internet is a very controversial communication device in today’s society. If desired, one could find information on nearly any topic they choose. Censorship and free speech is a widely discussed topic when dealing with the current fr...
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  • Martin Luther King Speech
    Martin Luther King Speech Speech Context On the 28th of August, 1963, 250,000 people gathered at the Lincoln memorial, Washington DC, for what would be the largest civil rights demonstration in the history of the United States. Although the slavery had ended coloured people were still not treated...
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  • Pro Death Penalty Speech
    Good day ladies and gentlemen. I would like to thank all of you for coming out today and hope you are all enjoying the croissants and Starbuck’s coffee provided as a courtesy of your great state. Please allow me to introduce myself before we get started. My name is Slick Perry and if you didn’t...
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  • Stanley Milgram Informative Speech
    Obedience to Authority Milgram’s obedience to authority experiment countered the participant’s moral beliefs against the demands of authority. For this study, Milgram took o...
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