But its goal is not making money; its goal is remaking the world -- and imposing its radical beliefs on people everywhere. They want to drive Christians and Jews out of vast regions of Asia and Africa.
Bush says he was settling into his seat as news of the third plane crash, at the Pentagon, came in. The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain.
By sacrificing human life to serve their radical visions -- by abandoning every value except the will to power -- they follow in the path of fascism, and Nazism, and totalitarianism. Maybe he had a heart attack," writes Bush.
Tonight I thank my fellow Americans for what you have already done and for what you will do. We ask every nation to join us. And tonight, a few miles from the damaged Pentagon, I have a message for our military: Americans have known the casualties of war -- but not at the center of a great city on a peaceful morning.
A great people has been moved to defend a great nation. All of this was brought upon us in a single day -- and night fell on a different world, a world where freedom itself is under attack. Protect foreign journalists, diplomats and aid workers in your country.
A great people has been moved to defend a great nation. Despite the fact that ethos and logos are both used effectively in this speech, the most obvious use of rhetorical appeal comes in the form of pathos.
I ask for your patience, with the delays and inconveniences that may accompany tighter security; and for your patience in what will be a long struggle.
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And tonight I also announce a distinguished American to lead this effort, to strengthen American security: Nearly victims lost their lives in the attacks. But they have failed. And on behalf of the American people, I thank the world for its outpouring of support.
Some will carry memories of a face and a voice gone forever. These acts shattered steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve. President Bush, being a politician, of course realized the situation that his nation was in, and naturally began to think of the next steps that would be taken in reaction to the events of that day.
Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been at war, and we know that God is not neutral between them.
I have directed the full resources of our intelligence and law enforcement communities to find those responsible and to bring them to justice. Thousands of lives were suddenly ended by evil, despicable acts of terror.
According to Bush, the USA was attacked because it is a symbol of freedom and opportunity. These terrorists kill not merely to end lives, but to disrupt and end a way of life.
But they have failed. The functions of our Government continue without interruption. The search is underway for those who are behind these evil acts. America was targeted for attack because we're the brightest beacon for freedom and opportunity in the world. And God bless America.
Federal agencies in Washington which had to be evacuated today are reopening for essential personnel tonight and will be open for business tomorrow.An Analysis of President Bush’s Post- 9/11 Speech.
Posted on October 10, and indeed a declaration of war followed just 9 days after this initial speech was given. The Guardian - Back to home. The president disappeared into the sky on Air Force One and was not heard from by ordinary Americans for hours as the full horror of.
George W. Bush Cover Stories of the People in Charge The time and location of the President's classroom photo op and speech had been publicized in advance. In this post 9/11 speech, which aired only a few hours after the last attack, the president not only gave a short state of the union, he also offered condolence to the country, all while building a subtle feeling of anger brewing beneath the surface.
Sep 11, · The text of President Bush's address Tuesday night, after terrorist attacks on New York and Washington: MAIN PAGE WORLD. Text of Bush's address. Aug 22, · Listening Comprehension - Speeches (intermediate learner B2) - George W.
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