Tag: political speeches

Speechwriting: Jeremy Corbyn at Glastonbury

A few quick notes on Jeremy Corbyn’s speech at Glastonbury this weekend. Although there have been moments of brilliance in recent interviews, his public speaking is still so…

Speechwriting: May’s muscular metaphors

#GeneralElection Summary: APRILMay: “June” — James Martin (@Pundamentalism) April 18, 2017 A few hours ago, Theresa May announced that she will call a snap general election to take…

Speechwriting: What Can We Learn from the Recent Democrat and Republican Conventions?

After the fireworks and the balloons of the Republican and Democrat conventions last week, I took a look at the speeches delivered by Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and Barack…