Monthly Archives: March 2017

Michelle Obama’s speechwriter on words and leadership

Back at the 2008 Democratic Convention in Denver, Michelle Obama introduced herself to the American people. She told the crowd the moving story of her upbringing and spoke about some of her and her husband’s values. “That your word is your bond, that you do what you say you are …

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Former presidential speechwriter says friction is part of American democracy

Colleen Carroll Campbell was one of the keynote speakers at the Redeemed Women’s Conference held in Fargo on Saturday. In addition to being an accomplished author and journalist, Campbell has written speeches for President George W. Bush. Campbell said that in today’s political climate that has become extremely polarized, it’s …

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