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COM 1100: Persuasive Speeches

Resources to help you prepare your speeches and presentations


The following sites are excellent sources of background information and various viewpoints on current topics.

Finding Statistics

Reliable statistics can inform and impress your audience.  Government agencies, both state and federal, are great sources for statistics.  These agencies can easily be searched on the web, but here are some good starting places.

Call to Action

The web offers many choices for inspiring people to social action.  Google can be your friend, but here are some other suggestions.

News Sources