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The most significant American political speeches of the 20th century

Published: Monday, July 1 2013 3:51 a.m. MDT

#98 - Joseph N. Welch -- "Have You No Sense of Decency" Next » 1 of 98 « Prev


Delivered June 9, 1954, during the Army-McCarthy Hearings in Washington, D.C.

"You've done enough. Have you no sense of decency, sir, at long last? Have you left no sense of decency?"
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Henry Drummond
San Jose, CA

I heard Dr. King's "I have a Dream" speech live. Its amazing how polarizing it was at the time. Today it stands up there with the Gettysburg address. It was an amazing time to live through and be a part of.

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