injustice of such an act against all white people I would only say that I can

Injustice of such an act against all white people i

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injustice of such an act, against all white people, I would only say that I can also feel in my own heart the same kind of feeling. I had a member of my family killed, but he was killed by a white man,” (Azzam, 2013). With this, the audience feels connected to Kennedy after sharing a similar experience, and that he therefore must understand their emotions. Kennedy delivers the speech with effective virtual timing, expressing the appropriate emotions through the rhythm in which he speaks (Chuang & Hart, 2008). In order to express sincerity and understanding, Kennedy chose to speak slowly, punctuating his words with many pauses, creating a similar intensity with both his words and delivery. His ability to find a common ground with the audience displayed his rhetorical power to use persuasion to “bring others to action, but also… develop a consensus between the speaker and audience in order to persuade one’s self in to identification with another,” (Chuang & Hart, 2008). With time as a constraint, Kennedy’s speech was concise to emphasize the significance of the situation. Kennedy established ethos by displaying a congruency between the values displayed in the words he spoke and the life that he led, leading to authenticity (Chuang & Hart, 2008). He
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