Gore a long-shot for the Presidential nomination, but many believe he could provide a natural complement for any of the other candidates: During his sophomore year, he reportedly spent much of his time watching television, shooting pooland occasionally smoking marijuana.
But unlike most other forms of pollution, CO2 is invisible, tasteless, and odorless — Al gores speeches has helped keep the truth about what it is doing to our climate out of sight and out of mind.
And I say to our fellow members of the world community, let no one see this contest as a sign of American weakness. But I do not approve. The experts have told us it is not a passing affliction that will heal by itself.
We must teach them right from wrong. Also in this database: All of this served to fuel the storm of controversy surrounding the various localized recounts occurring throughout Florida.
The way ahead is difficult.
More than ever I realize that every one of us is responsible for all the children. In FebruaryTCPR stated that its analysis of records from the Nashville Electric Service indicated that the Gore household uses "20 times as much electricity as the average household nationwide. As these problems are linked, so too must be their solutions.
Indeed, that history gives us many examples of contests as hotly debated, as fiercely fought, with their own challenges to the popular will. And while there will be time enough to debate our continuing differences, now is the time to recognize that that which unites us is greater than that which divides us.
Just moments ago, I spoke with George W. The five conservative justices on the Supreme Court sided with Bush while the four liberal justices sided with Gore. It was a mistake. But our disappointment must be overcome by our love of country.
If you do not have children, there are kids who need your example and your presence. Just as we fight hard when the stakes are high, we close ranks and come together when the contest is done. Representative who later served for 18 years as a U. As a result, the earth has a fever. Clinton involved Gore in decision-making to an unprecedented degree for a Vice President.
Suffering lays bare our common human need for love, kindness, and grace. After Vietnam, as I was entering divinity school, the Club of Rome report came out and the limits to growth was a main issue.
In a speech on the Gulf WarGore stated that he twice attempted to get the U. Make no mistake, the next generation will ask us one of two questions. And most important of all, we need to put a price on carbon — with a CO2 tax that is then rebated back to the people, progressively, according to the laws of each nation, in ways that shift the burden of taxation from employment to pollution.
This treaty should be ratified and brought into effect everywhere in the world by the beginning of — two years sooner than presently contemplated.
Heads of state should meet early next year to review what was accomplished in Bali and take personal responsibility for addressing this crisis. Some have asked whether I have any regrets, and I do have one regret: We never intended to cause all this destruction, just as Alfred Nobel never intended that dynamite be used for waging war.Al Gore's Columbine Memorial Speech text and audio.
Al Gore, one of Hollywood's favorite sons because of his commitment to the environment, rocked a large crowd in Beverly Hills on Tuesday with an impassioned plea to solve the "climate change.
The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded jointly to Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and Albert Arnold (Al) Gore Jr. "for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for.
Aug 28, · Transcript: Al Gore's Speech Al Gore said in his convention speech the world is facing a "planetary emergency" — and Obama is the person to help solve it.
At The History Place, part of the Great Speeches collection. On Tuesday, November 7,a presidential election was held featuring Democratic candidate, Vice President Al Gore, versus Republican candidate, George W.
Bush. After the polls closed, it became apparent that the outcome of the very tight race would hinge on the results in Florida. Full text and audio mp3 of Al Gore Presidential Concession Speech.Download