Shirley Chisholm stands as one of these individuals in history that has paved a path to equality. Her Presidential bid, delivered on January 25, 1972, is one moment cemented in history. This paper will analyze that speech by examining her pathos, logos, and ethos. Pathos is Greek for an appeal of emotion. Chisholm displays pathos the most out of the three appeals.
In her speech, “For the Equal Rights Amendment” Shirley Chisholm addresses her views on securing women’s equality to ensure women have better opportunities. She is an American politician, educator and author that became the first black woman elected to the United States Congress. Chisholm supports her claims about equal rights for women by using examples of statistics to prove a point. Her purpose is to persuade her audience that women in America are neglected by equal rights and excluded from things that men are not. Throughout her deliverance she expressed an inspiring and informative tone to uplift her audience so that Congress can make a change for women.
In America’s history, child labor was fiercely criticized. Many activists of child labor laws and women’s suffrage strived to introduce their own viewpoints to the country. Florence Kelley was a reformer who successfully changed the mindset of many Americans through her powerful and persuading arguments. Florence Kelley’s carefully crafted rhetoric strategies such as pathos, repetition, and sarcasm generates an effective and thought provoking tone that was in favor of women’s suffrage and child labor laws. Florence Kelley uses pathos continuously throughout her speech.
The purpose of the speech was to pressure Congress into passing a legislation that would give women the right to vote in the United States of America. She delivered the address in November 1917, in Washington, DC with the
Tragedy not only creates fear within a consumer, but this kind of tragedy can create good humor. Another reason that the commercials main rhetorical strategy is funny fear is that the commercial is funny. There are many things about this commercial that make it funny. It starts out as a man portraying himself as the spring breeze, which is very different and unique. Then he blows paper towels into a burning stove eye.
Also significant to her becoming the first congresswoman of the United States is her work on the women’s suffrage movement in Montana. The Montanan women who had won the right to vote just three year prior were able to vote for Rankin. Her campaign skills, commitment, and energy were perhaps the most influential aspect of winning the congressional election. Compared to the third place candidate she received an impressive 6,354 more
Willie Lynch has had a big impact on the African American lives. We are in need for a change. We as African Americans must learn to rejoice and uplift one another. In conclusion, I believe the Willie Lynch method, has had a big effect on African American
In the book, ‘The Death Cure’, by James Dashner there are an adequate amount of figures of speech which are pretty intriguing. Figures of speech is a good strategy writers intelligently use in order to keep interest and suspense. James Dashner mainly used hyberboleshyperboles, metaphors and personification since it lets the reader close their eyes and imagine them being in the book. All in all Figures of speech help the reader to feel or imagine like they are understanding what the characters are experiencing. Figures of speech is a great way to express sounds and emotions and helps the reader to picture the scenario and really understand the pain or gain of the character
This speech was given on November 13th, 1913 by Emmeline Pankhurst, who has been called the mother of British suffragette movement, in Hartford, Connecticut. She was on a fundraising tour across the United States and it became her most famous talk. She addressed to an audience filled with men but also women such as Katherine Houghton Hepburn (mother of the movie star) who was also a leader of the American suffrage, an audience assembled by Connecticut Women's Suffrage Association. Pankhurst's intentions were to justify the aggressive tactics the movement had taken and to encourage women to join their forces, it was also known her aim was also to increase fundraising to go on fighting for their cause. The lecture is a political text with a