President George W. Bush's 9/11 Speech

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On the night of September 11, 2001, President George W. Bush addressed the nation after terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. The speech is important because it not only informed Americans about what happened that day, but it also helped to unite them together. Bush's 9/11 speech is both an argument to inform and an argument to persuade; it also includes pathos and ethos to support its argument. The speech is an argument to inform. The president is informing the American people about the terrorist attacks that happened on September 11, 2001. At the beginning of the speech, he says, “Our fellow citizens, our way of life, our very freedom came under attack in a series of deliberate and deadly terrorist attacks.” This is considered an
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