Rhetorical Uses Of Nelson Bdela, Steve Biko, And Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela, Steve Biko, and Desmond Tutu, were all people who had the same mission in mind. They all wanted justice and equality for South America. They all told stories and used specific rhetorical techniques to show that they’re goal was to help the people of South Africa. They used these specific techniques to convice their audience of the horrific toll apartheid left them and their people. Nelson Mandela used Pathos to appeal to the emotion of his audience. In his speech he mentions alot of things to make people feel an emotion known as sympathy. He tries to talk about how he’s people is perceived and how it’s not a normal thing. He mentions in his article, “ whites tend to regard Africans as a separate breed. They do not look upon them as people with families of their own; they do not realise that we have emotions.” He attemots to talk about how he’s people are percieved as almost something like dirt, something that no one art the time wanted to be. He mentions how they felt inferior and how they felt and were treated like the scum of the earth. Whether its Nelson Mandela or anyone else for that matter, if someone is telling people how a group of people are treated like nothing the aaudience feels sympathy and guilt. They feel as if they wished they could do something. It makes people puts things in perspective, which is something you want to do when attemting to change a persons mind or belief. He managed to do that by digging into people’s feelings and making them feel something towards the victims. The next person we can talk about is Desmond Tutu, who was a victim of apatheid. He was so passionate about getting rid of apartheid he lost limbs just for it to be over. He was known as someone who told his story with pride, even if in the end he might have lost things he had in the beggining of the battle. Desmond used Anecdote while persuading the audience because he told his story, He explained his story in gruesome detail that mede everyone in their seats feel sympathy from the bottom of the toes all the way to their heart. Learning about Desmond’s story made people believe that the battle may be hard, but in the end it could all be worth it. In Desmond’s story he talks about how he attempted to

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