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Great african american speeches: includes two bonus speeches by nelson mandela [electronic resource] / Nelson Mandela and Various.

Mandela, Nelson. (Author). , Various. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781504674812 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1504674812 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 02 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Various Readers.
Summary, etc.: In this collection, African American leaders change history with the power of the spoken word. Included here are speeches that have helped to shape our modern world: Martin Luther King, Jr. delivering the sermon UNFULFILLED DREAMS at Ebonezer Baptist Church on March 3, 1968. U.S. Rep. Barbara Jordan addressing the 1976 Democratic National Convention on July 12, 1976. Addressing the Northern Negro Grass Roots Leadership Conference Malcolm X speaks on FIELD NEGRO vs. HOUSE NEGRO on November 10, 1963. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaking at the American Enterprise Institute on BE NOT AFRAID on February 13, 2001. Bill Cosby addressing POUND CAKE at the 50th anniversary of Brown vs. the Board of Education on May 17, 2004. Civil Rights Activist Stokley Carmichael speaks on BLACK POWER at the University of California Berkeley in 1966. Former Secretary Of State Condoleezza Rice gives the Keynote Address at the Republican National Convention in Tampa on August 29, 2012. On May 10, 1994, Nelson Mandela gives his inauguration speech in Cape Town, South Africa. After being elected for his second term, President Barack Obama gives his VICTORY SPEECH on November 7, 2012. Renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Benjamin Carson speaks before the National Prayer Breakfast on February 7, 2013.
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