TITLE

War On Terrorism

AUTHOR(S)
BUSH, GEORGE W.
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Vital Speeches of the Day;12/1/2001, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents a speech by United States President George W. Bush to the nation at the World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia on November 8, 2001. Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the attitudes of Americans; Comments on terrorist threats; Creation of the Office of Homeland Security to better protect America; Discussion of an antiterrorism law to track down terrorists; Role of the military in the war on terrorism; Responsibilities of citizens since to the attacks.
ACCESSION #
5624313

 

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