Running head: ROBERT F. KENNEDY SPEECH
Robert F. Kennedy Speech
ROBERT F. KENNEDY SPEECH
The power of word of mouth can either construct or deconstruct thus it is essential to
choose the choice of word carefully especially in the scenario in the text. It is paramount to
consider your audience so that message intended to take effect as planned rather than cause salt
to an injury. Robert F. Kennedy decisively chose his words considering the delicate state of the
nation after Martin Luther King. Jr assassination had taken the country by a storm. This work
details effective communication attributes derived from Senator Kennedy speech after Martin
Luther King. Jr assassination took place on April 4, 1968.
Robert F. Kennedy bangs one message on the arena thus gathers all people attending his
speech. He expertly manages to coin one crucial word for the Americans that it was essential to
avoid revenge and together help in unifying an already polarized state. The aspect of stamping
one key message in effective communication is vital since a communicator would engage
different categories of listeners. Some audience only requires a theme topic in any discussion
rather than attentively listen to a whole speech representing the same subject. Additionally,
Robert F. Kennedy changes his text on the campaign that most Americans thought would
dominate his discourse. He effectively studies his audience mood and responds correspondingly
to what they wanted to hear. His audience would not pay attention to having an engraved
message on their face. This state of events allows Robert F. Kennedy to win hearts of his
listeners an aspect that most speakers fail to accomplish. In effective communication, one should
win the hearts of his listeners, especially while trying to lift their mood.
Another significant aspect of e...