Speeches - Indexed by Topic: The K - Tz

This speech collection is organized in alphabetical order by speech subject, theme, or topic.


The Lady's Not for Turning

Margaret Thatcher - Speech

Margaret Thatcher
October 10, 1980, delivered at Brighton, UK


The Law of Love

Clarence Darrow - Speech

Clarence Darrow
May 11, 1926, delivered from Detroit, Michigan


The Liberation of Kuwait

George H.W. Bush - Speech

George H.W. Bush
January 16, 1991, broadcast from Washington D.C.


The Light Has Gone Out of Our Lives

Nehru Radio

Jawaharlal Nehru
January 30, 1948, broadcast from New Delhi, India


The Light on the Hill

Ben Chifley - Speech

Ben Chifley
June 12, 1949, delivered at Sydney, Australia


The Man in the Arena

Theodore Roosevelt
April 23, 1910, delivered at Paris, France


The Man With the Muck-Rake

Theodore Roosevelt - Speech

Theodore Roosevelt
April 14, 1906, delivered at Washington DC


The Marshall Plan

Marshall - Speech

George C. Marshall
June 5, 1947, delivered at Cambridge, Massachusetts


The Monroe Doctrine

James Monroe - Speech

James Monroe
December 2, 1823, delivered at Washington DC


The Morality of Birth Control

Margaret Sanger

Margaret Sanger
November 18, 1921, delivered at New York, N.Y.


The Murder of Unproductive Persons

Clemens von Galen - Speech

Clemens von Galen
August 3, 1941, delivered at Munster, Germany


The Negro as an American

Robert C. Weaver - Speech

Robert C. Weaver
June 13, 1963, delivered at Chicago, Illinois


The New Nationalism

Theodore Roosevelt
August 31, 1910, delivered at Osawatomie, Kansas


The Only Thing We Have to Fear is Fear Itself
(First Inaugural Address)

Roosevelt - Speech

Franklin Delano Roosevelt
March 4, 1933, delivered at Washington D.C.


The Pardon of Richard Nixon

Gerald R. Ford - Nixon Pardon Speech 1974

Gerald R. Ford
September 8, 1974, delivered at Washington D.C.


The Responsibilities of Woman

Clarina Howard Nichols - Speech

Clarina Howard Nichols
October 15, 1851, delivered at Worcester, Massachusetts


The Rights of Labor

John L. Lewis - Speech

John L. Lewis
1937, September 6, Radio Address


The Rights of Married Women

Elizabeth Cady Stanton - Speech

Elizabeth Cady Stanton
February 20, 1854, submitted at New York, N.Y.


The Stolen Generation

Kevin Rudd
February 13, 2008, delivered at Canberra, Australia


The Strenuous Life

Theodore Roosevelt
April 10, 1899, delivered at Chicago, Illinois


The Struggle for Human Rights

Eleanor Roosevelt
September 28, 1948, delivered at Paris, France


The Subjective Necessity for Social Settlements

Jane Addams - Speech

Jane Addams
1892, delivered at Plymouth, Massachusetts


The Ten Commandments

Moses - The Ten Commandments

14th century BC, delivered at Mount Sinai, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt


The Tender Ivy Plant

Ernestine Rose - Speech

Ernestine Rose
October 15, 1851, delivered at Worcester, Massachusetts


The Third Philippic

Demosthenes - Speech

341 BC, delivered at Athens, Greece


The True Grandeur of Nations

Charles Sumner Speech

Charles Sumner
July 4, 1845, delivered at Boston, Massachusetts


The Truman Doctrine

Truman - Speech

Harry S. Truman
March 12, 1947, delivered at Washington D.C.


The Unknown Australian Soldier

Paul Keating - Speech

Paul Keating
November 11, 1993, delivered at Canberra, Australia


The Virtue of Terror

Robespierre - Speech

Maximilien Robespierre
February 5, 1794, delivered at Paris, France


The War Measures Act

Pierre Trudeau - Speech

Pierre Trudeau
October 16, 1970, broadcast from Ottawa, Canada


The West in the World Today

Margaret Thatcher - Speeches

Margaret Thatcher
December 18, 1979, delivered at New York, N.Y.


The White Man's Burden

William Jennings Bryan - Speech

William Jennings Bryan
July 4, 1906, delivered at London, England


There's Plenty of Room at the Bottom

Richard P. Feynman
December 29, 1959, delivered at Pasadena, California


Think Strawberries: Everyone Sells

James Lavenson
1973, delivered at New York City, N.Y.


To Arms, All of You!

Giuseppe Garibaldi - Speech

Giuseppe Garibaldi
November 8, 1860, delivered at Naples, Italy


To the Moon

JFK - To the Moon - 1962

John F. Kennedy
September 12, 1962, delivered at Houston, Texas


Tribute to Hubert H. Humphrey

Jimmy Carter - Speech

Jimmy Carter
December 2, 1977, delivered at Washington D.C.


Tribute to Robert F. Kennedy

Ted Kennedy - Tribute to Robert F Kennedy

Edward M. Kennedy
June 8, 1968, delivered at New York, N.Y.



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