Cornerstone New Hampshire Speech
Rick Perry

Rick Perry's somewhat uncharacteristically relaxed Cornerstone speech shows him speaking loosely and joking on the campaign trail in New Hampshire. The speech went viral as a bizarre and strange performance that may impair his quest for the nation's highest office. Perry outlines his anti-regulation, pro-life, pro-traditional marriage stances ... Read more

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Rick Perry: Cornerstone New Hampshire Speech

October 29, 2011 (about 3 years ago)

Rick Perry's somewhat uncharacteristically relaxed Cornerstone speech shows him speaking loosely and joking on the campaign trail in New Hampshire. The speech went viral as a bizarre and strange performance that may impair his quest for the nation's highest office. Perry outlines his anti-regul...

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Nelson Mandela: Statement by Mr N R Mandela at the G7 Finance Ministers Meeting

February 4, 2005 (over 9 years ago)

In this statement, Nelson Mandela shares some thoughts at the closing of his meeting with the Finance Ministers of the G7. He salutes the developed world on their resolve to make war on poverty and says that as long as abject poverty exists globally, his struggle against inequality continues.

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Nelson Mandela: Message from Mr N R Mandela for the Global Convention on Peace and Nonviolence in New Delhi

January 31, 2004 (over 10 years ago)

In this message, Nelson Mandela talks about a world in conflict. He congratulates the Global Convention on Peace and Nonviolence as a timely initiative in helping make this the century of compassion, peace, and non-violence.

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Nelson Mandela: Speech at luncheon hosted by Richard Holdbrooke, May 2002

May 1, 2002 (over 12 years ago)

In this luncheon by Richard Holdbrooke, Nelson Mandela temporarily takes over as host and gives a speech to those in attendance. He talks about how partnerships start with friendship. He expresses his profound gratitude to this gathering of friends and partnerships, and states that together - the...

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Nelson Mandela: Speech by President Nelson Mandela at a luncheon in his honour hosted by his Excellency President Fernando Henrique Cardoso of the Federative Republic of Brazil

July 22, 1998 (over 16 years ago)

In this speech, Nelson Mandela talks about Brazil. He has been impressed by this nation that has vast natural resources and such a diverse population. He states that Brazil is an inspiring example of a nation's successful emergence into the global economy. He proudly considers South Africa and Br...

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Nelson Mandela: Speech at opening of the Nelson Mandela Lecture Theatre, Said Business School, Oxford, April 2002

April 1, 2002 (over 12 years ago)

In this speech, Nelson Mandela speaks at the opening ceremony of the Nelson Mandela Lecture Theatre in Said Business School in Oxford. He talks about education as the key in the fight against poverty and deprivation. He also talks about Globalization, both its advantages and disadvantages.

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Nelson Mandela: Speech by President Mandela at the opening of the "One City Many Cultures" Project

March 1, 1999 (over 15 years ago)

In this speech, Nelson Mandela opens the "One City Many Cultures" project. He talks about apartheid, colonialism, and division in Cape Town. Due to the city's diversity, he calls upon reconciliation and the building up of the various cultures in this society. He urges us to repair and unite as on...

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Nelson Mandela: Speech at receiving Honorary Degree from the University of Ghana, April 2002

April 24, 2002 (over 12 years ago)

In this speech, Nelson Mandela humbly accepts an honorary degree from the University of Ghana. He acknowledges the spirit of Ghana, a national spirit of unity and culture. He ends by saying that he will try to be a worthy alumnus of this great institution.

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Nelson Mandela: Mandela Interview to John Battersby of The Christian Science Monitor

February 10, 2000 (over 14 years ago)

In this interview, Nelson Mandela talks with John Battersby of the Christian Science Monitor. They talk about his legacy and his 27 years in prison. He answers questions regarding his image, about reconciliation, transformation, reflection, religion, and changing yourself first before trying to c...

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Nelson Mandela: Speech by President Nelson Mandela on a visit to the Mayor and Council of Rome

June 17, 1998 (over 16 years ago)

In this speech, Nelson Mandela speaks on a visit to the Mayor and Council of Rome. He talks about the honor of being in Rome, he also cites the history and inspiration rooted in this city. He thanks everyone whom he owes the privilege of being a citizen of Rome and that as they rebuild South Afri...

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