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Henry Nicols - Speaking Tour
... By 1995, Nicols had established the Henry Nicols Foundation, a nonprofit organization to continue educating people about AIDS and to support other people with AIDS ... He also continued traveling around the country to give educational talks ...
Lorenzo Kom'boa Ervin - Australian Speaking Tour
... During July 1997 Lorenzo Kom'boa Ervin was invited to tour Australia by local anarchist organization Angry People ... Ervin had visited 20 countries on lecture tours since his release from prison in 1983 ... Ervin continued his speaking tour, while Immigration officials prepared further questions for him to answer ...

Famous quotes containing the words tour and/or speaking:

    Left Washington, September 6, on a tour through Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, and Virginia.... Absent nineteen days. Received every where heartily. The country is again one and united! I am very happy to be able to feel that the course taken has turned out so well.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    Here the term ‘language-game’ is meant to bring into prominence the fact that the speaking of language is part of an activity, of a form of life.
    Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889–1951)