What follows are links to full video versions of many of President Barack Obama’s most memorable or important speeches.


Illinois State Rep. Obama’s speech against the war in Iraq, Chicago, IL, October 30, 2002


Obama’s speech at the 2004 DNC Convention, July 2004, Boston, MA


Sen. Obama’s speech at the “Take Back America” Conference, June 13, 2006, Washington DC

Obama’s “Call to Renewal” speech at the Sojourners’ Conference at Washington DC, June 28, 2006 [in 5 parts]

Obama’s speech at Tom Harkin’s annual steak fry, September 17, 2006 in Indianola, IO.


Obama announces his candidacy for the presidency, Springfield, Ill. Feb. 10, 2007

Sen. Obama’s commemoration speech of “Bloody Sunday” in Selma, AL, Mar. 4, 2007 – The “Joshua Generation” speech

Sen. Obama’s rally at Manning, South Carolina, Nov. 2, 2007

Sen. Obama’s address to the Iowa Democratic Party’s Jefferson Jackson Dinner, Des Moines, IO, November 10, 2007

Sen. Obama, Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey hold campaign rally at Des Moines, IO, December 8, 2007


Sen. Obama’s victory speech after the Iowa caucuses, January 3, 2008

Obama’s concession speech, Nashua, NH, January 8, 2008

Ted Kennedy’s endorsement & Obama’s response, January 28, 2008

Obama’s “A More Perfect Union” speech, March 18, 2008, Philadelphia, PA

Sen. Obama announces victory in the nominating process, Saint Paul, MN, June 3, 2008.

Sen. Obama Speaks to HQ staff & volunteers, June 6, 2008, Chicago, IL

Obama’s Father’s Day Speech, Chicago, IL, June 15, 2008

Sen. Obama’s “Call to Service” speech at Colorado Springs, CO, July 2, 2008

Sen. Obama speaks at 99th NAACP Convention, July 14, 2008, Cincinnati, OH

Sen Obama’s speech in Berlin, Germany, July 24, 2008

Sen. Obama’s address to the Democratic National Convention, August 28, 2008, Denver, CO.

Obama’s election night victory speech, Chicagi, IL, November 4, 2008


Pres.-elect Obama’s speech at the “We Are One” pre-inaugural celebration, January 18, 2009, Washington DC

Pres. Obama’s inauguration – oath and speech, Washington DC, January 20, 2009

Pres. Obama speaks at National Prayer Breakfast, Feb 5, 2009, Washington DC [in 2 parts]

Michelle Obama’s speech at the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Language College in London, April 2009

Obama’s Strasbourg Speech and Q&A, Strasbourg, France, April 3, 2009

Obama’s nuclear nonproliferation speech, April 5, 2009, Prague, The Czech Republic

Pres. Obama’s commencement speech at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, May 15, 2009

Pres. Obama’s commencement speech at the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, May 18, 2009

Obama’s speech on National Security and Dealing with Detainees, May 21, 2009, Washington DC

Obama’s “A New Beginning” speech, June 4, 2009, Cairo, Egypt

Obama’s New York City speech commemorating the 100th anniversary of the NAACP, July 16, 2009, New York City, NY

Pres. Obama’s Nobel Prize acceptance lecture, December 10, 2009, Oslo, Norway


Pep talk to Democratic caucus on Health Care, March 20, 2010, Washington DC

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