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Watch some of the most prominent speeches made in recent history from Martin L. King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech to Bill Clinton's "Farewell to His Party." 

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Volume l
John F. Kennedy - Inaugural address
Martin Luther King, Jr. - "I have a dream"
General Douglas MacArthur - Farewell address
Adolf Hitler - 1934 Nazi Congress
Franklin D. Roosevelt - 1942 State of the Union

Volume 2
Winston Churchill - Two wartime speeches (St. James and "Chicken")
Adlai Stevenson - U.N. Missile Crisis, Oct. 25, 1962
Barbara Jordan -"Constitution" Speech
Richard Nixon - "Checkers" Speech
Golda Meir - 1957 U.N. General Assembly

Volume 3
Jesse Jackson - Rainbow Coalition
Richard M. Nixon - Presidential Resignation
Geraldine Ferraro - Vice Presidential Acceptance
Dwight D. Eisenhower - Atoms for Peace
Jeane Kirkpatrick - KAL 007 Disaster

Volume 4
Mario Cuomo - 1984 Democratic National Convention Keynote
Ronald Reagan - 1980 Presidential Acceptance
Barbara Jordan - 1976 Democratic Keynote
Hubert H. Humphrey - Vice Presidential Acceptance
John F. Kennedy - Houston Ministers Association

Volume 5
Franklin D. Roosevelt - First Inaugural & Declaration of War
Lyndon B. Johnson - 1965 Voting Rights Act
Ronald Reagan - Tribute to Challenger Astronauts
Robert Kennedy - Eulogy of Martin L. King, Jr.

Volume 6
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Mountain Top Speech
Eleanor Roosevelt - United Nations Address
George Bush - Defense of Saudi Arabia
Richard Nixon - "Watergate" Speech
Edward Kennedy - Truth & Tolerance in America

Volume 7
Lech Walesa - RFK Foundation Awards Keynote
George Bush - 1991 State of the Union
Jimmy Carter - Energy crisis
Jesse Jackson - 1988 Democratic Convention
Jerry Falwell - South Africa

Volume 8
Fulton J. Sheen - Communism and America
John F. Kennedy - "I am a Berliner"
Harry S. Truman - Whistlestop Speech
Ann Richards - 1988 Democratic National Convention speech
Stokely Carmichael - "We Ain't Going"

Volume 9
Albert Gore - 1992 Vice-presidential Acceptance
Barbara Bush - 1992 Republican Convention
Mikhail Gorbachev - Westminster College
Dwight D. Eisenhower - Farewell Address
Franklin D. Roosevelt - 1941 Radio Address

Volume 10
Bill Clinton - Inaugural Address 1992
Gerald Ford - Assuming Presidency
Lyndon B. Johnson - "Let Us Continue"
Hillary Rodham Clinton - Address to the A.M.A.
Boris Yeltsin - Address to U.S. Congress

Volume 11
Colin Powell - Howard University Commencement
Elizabeth Glaser - 1992 Democratic Convention
Richard Gephardt - Relinquishing Leadership 1995 Congress
Newt Gingrich - Swearing in Ceremonies as House Speaker
Fidel Castro - Rio de Janeiro Environmental Conference

Volume 12
Sarah Brady - 1996 Democratic Convention
Colin Powell - 1996 Republican Convention
Ann Richards - Eulogy of Barbara Jordan
Harry Truman - Two Historic Speeches
Ronald Reagan - Moscow University

Volume 13
Christopher Reeve - 1996 Democratic Convention
Tony Campolo - 1997 Inaugural Day Sermon
Dalai Lama - Spirituality in Today's World
Madeleine Albright - First Major Address as Secretary of State
Bill Clinton - 1998 State-of-the-Union

Volume 14
Dale Bumpers - It's About Sex
Nelson Mandela - Acceptance of Congressional Gold Medal
Bill Clinton - Address to the Nation on Kosovo
Richard Gephardt - A Plea for Civility
Henry Kissinger - Address on Foreign Policy

Volume 15
Lou Gehrig - Farewell to Baseball
Bill Clinton - Farewell to His Party
Colin Powell - 2000 RNC Keynote
Elizabeth Dole - Duke University Commencement
Huey Long - Share the Wealth

Volume 16
Malcolm X - Democracy is Hypocrisy
Naomi Wolf - Scripps College Commencement
Al Gore - Presidential Concession
George W. Bush - Inaugural Address
George W. Bush - World Trade Center Disaster
Ronald Reagan - Goldwater for President

Volume 17
Robert Giuliani - UN Speech on Terrorism
Tony Blair - Labour Party Keynote Address
Tom Daschle - Woodrow Wilson Institute address
Colin Powell - McConnell Center for Political Leadership, University of Louisville, Kentucky
John F. Kennedy - 1963 Commencement Address at American University

Volume 18
Jimmy Carter - Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance
George W. Bush - Eulogy of Columbia Astronauts
Lyndon Johnson - Speech at Johns Hopkins
Geneva Overholser - "What is good journalism?"
Cesar Chavez - “The power of nonviolence"

Volume 19
John McCain - USC Commencement
Barack Obama - 2004 DNC Keynote
Margaret Thatcher - Eulogy of Ronald Reagan
Robert Byrd - "On the Brink of War"
Carol Moseley Braun - Health Care Address
Lyndon B. Johnson - "I Will Not Run"

Volume 20
George H.W. Bush - Clinton Library Dedication [address]
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. - Wilkes University Commencement [address]
George W. Bush - 2nd Inaugural Address
Franklin D. Roosevelt - 3rd Inaugural Address, 4th Inaugural Address

Volume 21
John Roberts - Georgetown Law School Commencement
John Murtha – Time to Leave Iraq
Jean Rohe – Standing up to Power
John McCain – New School Commencement
Richard Nixon – First Inaugural Address
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