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 attached...
A. SUBPOINT: Human trafficking is something that results from numerous points of conception that almost always vary from case to case.
1. Poverty is one of the main reasons people are forced into this type of modern day slavery.
a. Victims are promised a well-paid job and a better life in...
Poverty is defined by the dictionary as “The state or condition of having little or no money, goods, or means of support”. This is an extremely vague definition and covers Poverty as a whole, although this speech will elaborate on the details of poverty in Africa. The focus of this speech is to educate...
Response to Peter Singer’s Speech
Peter Singer’s speech on a solution to world poverty made a lot of good points concerning how to help those in need. He states that most people can afford to help starving children and that people are turning their backs on the needy. Where he fails though, is in actually...
MLK Speech Analysis Draft
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a great leader leading the African American from the darkest time of the history. He tried to fix the divided nation splitting by racial discrimination around the Sixties. On August 28, 1963, a large group of civil rights advocates gathered during...
his youthful experiences with poverty in Texas, his political apprenticeship during the New Deal, and his desire to surpass Roosevelt's legacy. When he took office in November 1963, after John F. Kennedy's death, Johnson inherited the early initiatives to address poverty that the Kennedy administration...
The race to end poverty
12 Sep 08 : 9.00AM
By Ng Boon Hooi and N Shashi Kala
firstname.lastname@example.org at thenutgraph dot com, email@example.com shashikala at thenutgraph dot com
For the urban poor in Klang Valley, home is the longhouse and squatter settlements.
Cambodia Poverty Profile for 1999
Cambodia is a very poor country with GDP per capita at only $268 in 1999 and with other non-income
indicators of poverty comparing poorly with those in other countries in the region. The Poverty Profile of Cambodia,
based on 1999 data, shows that an estimated 35.9...
Running Head: MARTIN LUTHER’S SPEECH
Topic: Martin Luther’s Speech
Martin Luther’s ‘I have a dream’ was a speech, which was delivered to an approximately 200,000 activists and other demonstrators who were gathered before Lincoln Memorial in the year...
JFK Inauguration Speech Analysis
The tone of Kennedy’s speech is extremely confident, driven, and determined with a youthful energy that lasts throughout. This is developed by his use of rhetorical strategies such as declarative sentences, antithesis, asyndeton, and metaphorical and formal diction....
best inaugural speeches ever given. This speech was intended to be heard by all of the citizens of the US, and with over 20,000 in attendance, and many more watching at home on television, he reached much of his targeted audience. I believe he used this speech to inform the citizens of the United States...
Acc National Poverty Center, since the late 1960’s, pov rate for people 65+ has fallen dramatically, pov rate for children has historically been somewhat higher than the overall poverty rate.
2010: 15.1% of all persons lived in pov.
Pov rate 2010 was the highest poverty rate since 1993.
Persuasive Speech Outline
Speech Topic: How welfare reform is actually increasing poverty
Speech Title: The True Welfare
Category: Question of Fact
Organizational Pattern: Topical
General Purpose Statement: To Persuade
Specific Purpose Statement:...
Two errors in Poverty Identification: A review of Central Tibetan Administration poverty policy and program
December 25, 2012
The paper argues that poverty identification errors have been going on for a long time in exile Tibetan community due to narrow conception of poverty accompanied by weak...
John F. Kennedy’s Persuasive Techniques
John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address is of great importance to the American people. The speech incorporates the majority values and views of our society. Kennedy persuaded the people of his lifetime to join his side and support him through the struggles of the...
of the positive effects of government’s measures and political decisions.
Text producer: Tony Blair. Former Prime Minister of Great Britain. This speech emphasizes the benefits that future social and economical measures will bring to Britain.
Text receiver: Citizens of Britain. Adults and people...
Rhetorical Analysis of Kofi Annan’s “Towards A Sustainable Future”
On May 14th, 2002, United Nations SecretaryGeneral Kofi Annan gave a speech in New
York on how the world needs a sustainable future. In this speech, “Towards a Sustainable
Future,” he addresses key issues relating to the demise of our planet and how we as a global ...
Informative Speech: "The Causes of Homelessness"
Subject and Purpose
1. This informative speech on “The Cause of Homelessness “is very Inform able and worth listening to, because in today’s economy it could be you or me. Some seem to think homelessness is choice. I find this speech relevant...
POVERTY IN THE UNITED STATES
Poverty in the United States today has many faces. There’s the pleading face of a middle-aged man on a city street holding up a sign that says “Hungry, Need Help.” There’s the anxious face of a young child in a schoolroom somewhere, whose only real meal today will be...
Two social issues: Poverty and racism
Good morning my fellow class mates and today, I will be talking about how Langston Hughes explores different social issues in his poetry. The two social issues that I will be talking about today are poverty and racism. These social issues can be...
Q1. Before you start your usual speech against Muslim discrimination, I would like to bring to your notice that recently 2 Muslims were executed yesterday for attempting to bomb some cities in the USA. Now, the higher authorities are not letting Muslims enter our country and are considering killing...
statistics, poverty rates show that nearly thirty-six million American families have faced living in poverty in 2003. A recent update of the same study on poverty in America has shown a significant increase of 7.6 million families or at least ten percent have fallen vice grip across the state. Poverty is essentially...
Wangari Maathai’s main work was based on connections she saw in her country between:
poverty, deforestation, and women’s issues.
deforestation, political culture, and global warming.
poverty, voting rights, and reading levels.
women’s issues, voting rights, and institutional...
POVERTY AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
Poverty may be defined as not having enough money to meet the most basic human requirements of food, clothing and shelter. However, in reality, poverty is much more than a simple lack of money. The World Bank Organization describes poverty as:
for today speech is “Poverty is the mother of crimes.” First of all I would like to define poverty. Condition where people’s basic needs for food, clothing and shelter are not being met is called poverty. There are two types of poverty. Absolute Poverty and Relative Poverty. (1) Absolute poverty which means...
A Modest Proposal
“A Modest Proposal” is about a projector making a proposal to the Irish that he has a way stop the poverty of Ireland. The projector is proposing that they can get a one year old baby and cook them for a meal. It takes neither expenses nor funds to do it. Swifts says they won’t...
Dream” speech both conveyed the struggles endured by Africa Americans. A Raisin in the Sun is a fictional story about a colored family whose chance to improve their life became a reality with a life insurance check worth a large amount of money. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his “I Have a dream” speech from...
especially that of the impoverished. The poverty Joyce had experienced had a large impression on him, giving reason for the dominant theme of poverty in his work. But in addition to the literal poverty of hunger and physical needs, Joyce also describes the poverty of the mind: the societal superstitions...
united as one. Fourteen years after this celebrated address, new Labor Prime Minister of Australia after ten years of Liberal Party rule, Kevin Rudd’s speech was read at specifically 9am on 13th February 2008 in Canberra, Australia, and also it was televised and set up in big screens around the country....
The Revolution of 1911
Dear brothers and sisters of China, I highly appreciate this pleasant greeting with which you are honoring me today. Like I once said, “The Revolution has not yet succeeded. Comrades, you must carry on!” We don’t have what we want; we must continue to battle...