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February 23, 2009 Video Conference

Preparation
Instruction Sheet
Opening PowerPoint
preparation sheet link
instruction sheet
powerpoint
Speeches & Transcripts

GROUP A

nelson mandela

Nelson Mandela
Address to diverse audience following release from Pollsmoor Prison, 11 February 1990.
Video & Transcript: http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/nelsonmandelaprisonrelease.htm

GROUP B

streep

Meryl Streep
Speech about women's rights. May 4, 2006.
Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jd73BmoXsr8&feature=PlayList&p=143DC152204A500E&playnext=1&index=47
Transcript: http://www.merylstreeponline.net/byms5.html

 

GROUP C

Bono
Keynote Address at the 54th National Prayer Breakfast, Feb. 2, 2006.
Video & Transcript: http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/bononationalprayerbreakfast.htm

GROUP D

barack obama

Barack Obama
"Race Speech." March 18, 2008.
Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zrp-v2tHaDo
Transcript: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/03/18/obama-race-speech-read-t_n_92077.html

GROUP E

al gore

Al Gore
A Generational Challenge to Repower America.
July 17, 2008, Constitutional Hall, Washington D.C. 
Video & Transcript (start video at 2min24sec):http://www.wecansolveit.org/content/pages/304/

 

GROUP F

bush

George W. Bush
Final Address to the Nation as President of the United States
. January

Video:
Part I: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U549Lkk0A_o
Part II: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_UQ_gPbYf4&feature=related

Transcript: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/01/15/politics/bush_legacy/main4726092.shtml
Link to CCR Blog to reflect on the video conference experience: http://www.stanford.edu/group/ccr/blog/2009/02/speeches_for_global_leadership.html