Tag Archives: Australia

Stan Grant’s Speech on Racism in Australia

Stan Grant, an indigenous Australian journalist, gave a speech in October 2015 at a debate on racism in Australia. The video of that speech has gone viral. Several people are touting it as the Australian equivalent of Martin Luther King’s I … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 54)

“Oratory is dying; a calculating age has stabbed it to the heart with innumerable dagger-thrusts of statistics.” – Keith Hancock

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Gone Walkabout

I have a number of friends from Australia (or “Oz” or “the Wonder Down Under” as the Aussies call it).  I have also had the good fortune to visit that great country.  If you know any Australians or have heard … Continue reading

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You’ll go bananas over this

There’s more to life than public speaking and blogging. One of my passions is long-distance cycling.  In fact, I just got back from a three-hour 75 km ride up in the mountains.  Every cyclist knows is the importance of eating … Continue reading

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