• Speeches and Rhetoric: a Political Perpective
    notion of deliberative rhetoric differs from other forms of rhetoric in that each form uses persuasion in order to accomplish different goals. For example, Aristotle notes that while deliberative rhetoric uses persuasion in hopes of reaching a desired conclusion for which action to take in order to benefit...
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  • Citizens United
    candidates, and partially overruled the 2003 case McConnell v. Federal Election Commission, which upheld the part of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002 that restricted campaign spending by corporations and unions. The case formed when prior to the 2008 primary elections, Citizens United, a nonprofit...
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  • Propaganda in the Online Free Speech Campaign
    Propaganda in the Online Free Speech Campaign Propaganda and Mass Communication July 1, 1996 In February 1996, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Telecommunications Act of 1996, the first revision of our country's communications laws in 62 years. This historic event has been greeted...
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  • Internal Control and Accounting System
    Barack Obama In this analysis, I am going to talk about how Barack Obama has established and tolerate a rapport with his audience in his campaign speech and how he managed his interview with David Letterman. These kinds of situations portray Obama speaking in a formal and informal aspect. This is really...
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  • Speech analysis
    Speech analysis The speech made by Manal- Al Sharif called “A Saudi woman who dared to drive” is presented in a TED conference (Technology, Environment, and Design) which is a global set of conferences. They offer live streaming of the talks and address a wide range of topics within the research and...
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  • Case Studys
    President-elect Barrack Obama’s video of his 2008 victory speech with in depth discussion of the three parts of The Rhetorical Triangle (speaker, audience, and situation). This speech is contrasted and compared to Senator John McCain’s video concession speech, also using the three elements of The Rhetorical Triangle...
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  • Language in Presidential Debates
    Language was a very important tool in the 2004 presidential campaign. The way that both John Kerry and President George W. Bush used language was extremely important in this election. The way a candidate uses language can make people feel connected if used effectively and aloof is used ineffectively...
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  • The Ocean Heals
    1) Create a persuasive campaign speech-Choose one of the candidates (Mitt Romney or Barack Obama) and create a speech for him to use during his campaign. The subject of the speech can be on any issues regarding the election (ex: health care, taxes, education, etc.) or a speech to convince citizens to...
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  • How Does Obama Make His 2008 Victory Speech Successful?
    wide variety of techniques to make a successful victory speech. The main features that allowed this were his choices of language; rhetorical devices; his mode of delivery; paralinguistic & prosodic features; and his structure. Obama’s speech is full of carefully thought out language choices that...
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  • Politics and Society
    show where he stands on certain issues. Money is needed to buy television and radio time. The First Amendment guarantees everyone the freedom of speech, but how can this be reasonably defined. One possible solution would be restrictions on the amount of money that individuals can donate to support...
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  • Citizens United: the Death Knell of Democracy
    conservative non-profit organization, and in 2008 they attempted to violate federal campaign laws by distributing a documentary critical of Sen. Hillary Clinton. The law Citizens Untied violated was the part of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act that prohibits, “Broadcast advertisements mentioning a candidate...
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  • Campaign Finance Reform Systems
    5 March 2001 Campaign Finance Reform Systems Lyndon Johnson called it "more loophole than law" (Clean Money Reform). Campaign finance has given birth to an untold number of court cases, regulations and limits involving those seeking office. As naturally follows, there has been a rise in reform...
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  • Idont
    this person ready and eligible for the job? Answer those questions in my following student council speech idea top 10. 1. A simple welcome to all student voters is the start of your student council speech. It is fine to say: Hello all, Goodmorning, or Goodafternoon or Goodevening! 2. Introduce yourself...
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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 for the...
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  • Bias Rhetorical Devices
    christyhickey@email.phoenix.edu One example of bias Kane says, “And Jim Gettys – Jim Gettys has something less than a chance. Every straw vote, every independent poll shows that I’ll be elected. Now I can afford to make some promises!” It is clearly an example of political bias because Kane does not...
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  • Starbucks
    about the news that, the CEO of Starbucks, Howard Schultz support the gay-marriage when he was delivering a speech publicly in the Starbucks annual meeting in Seattle last month. No sooner, his speech has aroused the public attention and discussion. Especially the religious authority and the anti-gay organization...
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  • Advertising
    Gain points by running certain routes and checking in • Nike isn’t just for athletes its for eeeeeeeerybody - Facial Profiling o Monster media example of craft mac and cheese • Happiness in noodle form • Detected smiles - Remote test o Mitsubishi - Events o Sony vio P-series lifestyle PC...
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  • Citizens United
    Jonathan Diaz 1-29-13 The Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision stated that corporations, like people, have a right to free speech, and that the spending money in campaigns is a form of expression, so the result was that it took down regulations against corporations spending money on advertisements...
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  • Nixon's Checker's Speech
    “The Checkers Speech” It was the midst of the 1952 presidential campaign when the New York Post’s newspaper story came out accusing Senator Richard Nixon of having a secret political fund. This accusation caused Nixon to face the reality of virtually being dropped as the presidential candidate of Dwight...
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  • Roosevelt
    president who has shown the upmost devotion and stalwartness. Theodore Roosevelt is such a president because he was shot in the chest during a campaign speech. And finished. Roosevelt was also one of the most dignified presidents because of his intellectual and physical elements. As well as the fact he...
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