Oratory Not What It Was

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Posted: January 25, 2013

Washington Post Writers Group, 2013

“We reject the belief that America must choose between caring for the generation that built this country and investing in the generation that will build its future, ” Obama said. And we the people accept that we live in an era of diminished oratory. (Photo by Associated Press)
WASHINGTON

President Obama began his second inaugural address with a reminder that this ceremony, like the 56 inaugurations before it in U.S. history, was a unifying symbol.

“Each time we…


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