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[Free Audiobooks] A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen & Tear Down This Wall: A City, A President, and the Speech That Ended the Cold War by Romesh Ratnesar [YA Historical Novel & Berlin Wall Political Speech History]

AudioFile’s SYNC Summer of Listening 2019 promotion for young adults offers 2 free audiobooks per week—1 classic or non-fiction, 1 modern—as free MP3 downloads, usually available worldwide (some titles are subject to geo-restrictions, and you can see the ). 258 more words


Day 1042 of Theresa May's premiership: Theresa May resigns

by John Brian Shannon

On Day 1042 of her premiership Theresa May resigns in an emotional speech in front of 10 Downing Street (her resignation to be effective June 07, 2019) 273 more words


I <3 George McGovern (DNC '72 Speech Analysis)

I didn’t find out about George McGovern until I began looking through past candidates and their respective speeches/debates three years ago. I had decided to go back in time, election by election, in order to contextualize the bizarre rise of Trump in the political scene. 2,944 more words

Political Reactions

Introduction - to Tyehimba Jess

This is a poet’s introduction, not a news story, but it’s got a lede, and I don’t want to bury it. The lede is this: that actions in our state capital—certain capital offenses, chewed and digested—have rippled their way to the poems that Our Reader Tonight, our poet-at-large, brought to three thousand students in five sessions over the last two days at high schools near here. 303 more words

Brief Essayings On...

Pete For America Front Page

Below is the text posted on the front page of Pete Buttigieg’s campaign website called Pete For America.

“It’s time for a new generation of American leadership. 412 more words


My Commencement Speech

THE NEW Don’t Be Scared. Don’t Be Afraid
Don’t Be Misled. Don’t Be Swayed
By What You Used To 250 more words
Poetic Inspirations