"I never touched anyone inappropriately or made inappropriate sexual advances."
A new PSA whitepaper offers an annotated version of a speech by a speechwriter on speechwriting—delivered 40 years ago this year.
"Stand up, for God’s sake, and help prevent this concerted effort to undermine our elections and the sacred right to vote. "
"Today, a hundred years on from its founding, the Communist Party of China is still in its prime, and remains as determined as ever to achieve lasting greatness for the Chinese nation."
Interrupted but undeterred, a high school valedictorian offers inspiration to fellow grads, as a "formerly suicidal, formerly anorexic queer."
"The external challenges we face are great. We are also facing an internal challenge."
"It was often the African American southerners who perpetuated the holiday in the years immediately following the Civil War."
“We can’t just choose what we want to know, and not what we should know. We should know the good, the bad—everything. That’s what great nations do. They come to terms with their dark sides.”
"I'll remember this forever—and I'm 95, that's not so long!"
"We must match the scale of the moment that faces our people and our planet."