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Barbara C. Jordan--selected speeches

by Jordan, Barbara

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Published by Howard University Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States.,
    • Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Political ethics -- United States.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Sandra Parham ; with an introduction by Ann Richards.
      ContributionsParham, Sandra, 1954-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE838.5 .J672 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 111 p., [15] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL31030M
      ISBN 100882581996
      LC Control Number99011022

      A collection of stirring speeches by former U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Jordan that speaks to issues—ethics in government, civil liberties, and democratic values—still under intense debate in the twenty-first century. Series: Louann Atkins Temple Women and Culture Endowment, Book .   On J , Barbara Jordan, a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, became the first African American woman to deliver the keynote address to the Democratic National Convention. Although Jordan retired from politics just three years later to join the faculty at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, the message of her speech still resonates today.

      Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan as the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in Madison Square Garden. Relationship to this item: (Is Version Of) [Draft of Barbara Jordan's Keynote Address before the Democratic National Convention, J ] (Text) Text of speech by Barbara Jordan discussing the values of the. Creation Information. Jordan, Barbara C. Janu Context. This text is part of the collection entitled: The Barbara C. Jordan Archives and one other and was provided by Texas Southern University to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries.

      Now I began this speech by commenting to you on the uniqueness of a Barbara Jordan making a keynote address. Well I am going to close my speech by quoting a Republican President and I ask you that as you listen to these words of Abraham Lincoln, relate them to the concept of a national community in which every last one of us participates.   This is the speech given by Representative Barbara Jordan (Democrat-Texas) reminding her colleagues on the House Judiciary Committee of the Constitutional basis for impeachment. The Committee met in Washington, D.C. Listen to Barbara Jordan (13m) Watch Barbara Jordan (13m).


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"In this volume, editor Sandra Parham (Archivist, Barbara Jordan Archives) has selected speeches that give readers an insight into Jordan's philosophy on ethics, diversity, and government at a time when our citizens have serious questions about all three.

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(LC-U) (–96). American lawyer, educator, and politician Barbara Jordan was the first African American woman from the South to serve in the United States was a U.S. congressional representative from Texas from to Barbara Charline Jordan was born on Februin Houston, Texas.

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Johnson School of Public Affairs offers a transcript and audio of Barbara Jordan's Landmark Speech to the Democratic National Convention. The Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum created oral history interviews with Barbara Jordan; transcripts are available online.

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Before examining her public service that changed the face of politics and the lives of humankind, an introduction to the childhood of this African American girl, who joined a Baptist church at age ten and became the South's first black female United States.

Barbara Jordan (Febru – Janu ) was a civil rights activist, lawyer, and politician. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she became active in politics working for John F.

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This is her speech at the United We Stand America conference. Revered by Americans across the political spectrum, Barbara Jordan was "the most outspoken moral voice of the American political system," in the words of former President Bill Clinton, who awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom in Throughout her career as a Texas senator, U.S.

congresswoman, and distinguished professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Barbara. The speech was given in The caption that says is a typo.

The speech was given in Barbara Jordan, Democratic National Convention Keynote Speech,part 1. Barbara Jordan delivers her statement on the impeachment of Richard Nixon.

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