Rhetorical Analysis Of President Obama's State Of The Union Address

296 Words2 Pages
The United States of America has, and will always be the dream as long as the population stands for ones beliefs. Education has been a popular subject for a while, yet, where is the action? In President Obamas State of the Union Address, he used rhetorical devices to convey his intentions to advance the education system such as logos, utopia, and pathos. President Obama used logical appeal to reference current events along with statistics. He claims the “[l]atino dropout rate has been cut in half over the past 10 years,” and this shows how much the graduation rate has increased in a specific time (Obama). The claims force one to believe what he is saying is true due to the numbers that are seen. Obama states that he pledged to “connect 99
Get Access