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Persuasive Speech Assignment Speech to Convince Speech to convince (one against one, or individual speeches). The purpose of this assignment is to prove a statement of FACT or VALUE using EVIDENCE, REASONING, and LOGIC 1. Pick a controversial topic in which you will be able to find evidence to support your position. Examples: Is the Avian Flu Virus a serious threat to the US? Human cloning research: Is it justifiable? Gun control: Does it work? Vegetarianism: Is it a better alternative then a diet with meat? Genetically engineered food: Is genetically engineered food safe? 2. Write a clear proposition of "FACT" or "VALUE." (The difference between the propositions is explained in the persuasive chapters in your text.) This statement will serve as your persuasive specific purpose. Example: to persuade the audience that: Capital punishment discriminates according to class and race. A vegetarian diet is better then a diet containing meat. The legalization of marijuana for medical purposes
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