10 M2 - How Do Authors Use Rhetoric and Word Choice to Develop Ideas or Claims?

Supporting Materials

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Address to the United Nations Youth Assembly

Speech by Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani girl who was shot in the face by extremists for standing up for the right of girls to be educated. This link includes a video, as well as text of the speech.

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Poem by Rabindranath Tagore.

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In This Blind Alley

Poem by Ahmad Shamlu, written in 1979 after the Revolution in Iran.

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Letter from Birmingham Jail

Letter written by Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1963 and published in the Atlantic.

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On the Adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Speech by Eleanor Roosevelt

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Remembering To Never Forget: Dominican Republic's 'Parsley Massacre'

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