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Historic Speeches, Debates and Hearings

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Gettysburg Address (1)
Iran-Contra Affair (2)
John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Speech (2)
Martin Luther King, Jr. (2)
McCarthy Hearings (1)
Richard Nixon's "Checkers" Speech (1)
Watergate Hearings (2)

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A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://www.stanford.edu/group/King/publications/sp
Source: Stanford University

This site contains a transcript of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s I Have a Dream speech. The site also contains links to curriculum plans, other famous MLK speeches, a biography of King, and the original text of many of King's letters.
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Checkers Speech
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/presidents/37_nixon/p
Source: PBS

This site contains an exact transcript of President Nixon's famous Checkers Speech.
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I Have A Dream
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/presidents/35_kennedy
Source: PBS

This site contains the transcript of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's I Have a Dream. speech.
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Iran-contra affair
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/history/A0825447.ht
Source: Factmonster.com

This site contains a brief summary of the events surrounding the Iran-contra affair and the people involved.
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John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Speech
http://home.uchicago.edu/~francois/Jfkinaug.html
Source: University of Chicago

This site contains the transcript of John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address.
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