Birth Control Rhetorical Analysis

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Antonio Aguila
Mrs. Kehrmeyer
H English
Journal Entry #4
Speakers name: Margaret Sanger
Title/occasion/date:Birth control, discussion over information about birth control, 18/Nov/1921
1. Which rhetorical techniques did you find effective? And why? The rhetorical technique found to be effective in the speech is the speaker's use of arrogant diction utilizing the words “reckless abandonment”,”selfish gratification” and “careless regard” to represent the speaker's belief of being pompous, the speaker uses these words to convey the negativity towards the speaker's target issues. The second rhetorical device is the speaker's use of logos “We desire to stop at its source the disease, poverty and feeble mindedness and insanity which