60's Persuasive Speech

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I am writing to persuade you that the Musical Revolution was the most important movement of the time, and shall be selected to commemorate the sixties perfectly.
Many say the sixties was the decade that vibrated the whole nation. The Musical revolution was a movement that has made an impact of a life time on our society, even still does today. I have been to many music events including Floyd Fest and Shenandoah Valley Music Festival, the festivals I have attended have made me have a new appreciation for the art of music throughout history. Many things must happen to make music, and even more steps must be taken for the music to be popular and appreciated especially in the sixties.
Throughout the sixties many things were going on. In 1960, John F. Kennedy was elected and the first weather satellite was introduced. In 1941, the Bay of Pigs invasion was committed and the Peace Corps was created that fell into the sixties. The following year The Beatles released their first single, “Love Me Do”, along with the first Wal-Mart being opened. John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, along with ‘Doctor Whos’ first showing on Television. In 64’, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed into law creating equality. Voting rights were given and signed in 65’, and the escalation of the Vietnam War, and the design of the infamous ‘mini
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To be given the money for a monument to commemorate the Musical revolution of the sixties would be a legacy in itself. The era of the 60s have had a huge impact on our world of music forever and will continue to, people need to know where music truly started by making this event possible. I admire your accomplishments and achievements to our world up until this day, and furthermore. I also appreciate your time and thoughts regarding my topic, as you should know much more than I
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