Articles tagged with "words that changed history"
From MLK to JFK, finalists reprise famous speeches
“Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall.”
Civil rights, Holocaust memorial speeches win in contest
Cries for freedom, equality and justice rang out during College of the Mainland’s annual Words That Changed History Student Speech Contest.
Words That Changed History Contest honors finalists
Four students championed equality - of genders, races and sexes - during College of the Mainland's second annual Words That Changed History Contest.
Fervor of Malcolm X channeled in winning speech
For her dynamic interpretation of Malcolm X’s 1963 speech “Message to the Grassroots,” COM student Chelsea Murray won first place and a $100 prize during COM’s first Words That Changed History Speech Contest.
First historic speech contest open for applications
Throughout history, words have sparked revolutions, advocated freedom, averted conflict and inspired nations.