Great Speeches in History is a podcast devoted to the great thinkers, statesman and other public orators that have graced us throughout history with their words. Each week LearnOutLoud.com will offer up a new speech in audio format. Please visit www.learnoutloud.com for more educational audio and video.
I Have a Dream
This podcast features Martin Luther King Jr's landmark I Have A Dream Speech, delivered on August 28th, 1963.
The King's Speech
This podcast features the original King's Speech delivered by King George VI on September 3, 1939.
A Time for Choosing
This famous speech was delivered by Ronald Reagan during the 1964 U.S. presidential election campaign on behalf of Republican candidate Barry Goldwater.
Washington's Farewell Address
George Washington's Farewell address, published in 1796.
The Ballot or the Bullet
The Ballot or the Bullet delivered in 1964.
Beyond Vietnam, Delivered 4 April 1967, at a meeting of Clergy and Laity Concerned at Riverside Church in New York City.
These are all great. Wondering when some women will be featured? Elizabeth Candy Stanton (The Solitude of Self) for instance. So many great women ignored.
Great resource. I hope speeches by prominent women will be added soon