Student name Professor Course Date Differences and similarities between Obama's and trumps persuasive techniques The 44th and the 45th presidents of America have a myriad of differences. The differences are not just in their political ideologies but their language use as well as campaign approaches. In contrast to what the world had expected Donald Trump won the most recent elections in the United States. It is believed that the major reason behind his success is his appeal to the ordinary American citizen. Some of the differences will be discussed in the article that follows. Appeal to emotion and rationality Looking at the inaugural speeches made by Barrack Obama and Donald Trump several differences can be established. One such difference is the appeal to emotion that the two had on the American people. President's Trump speech was relatively short and was built on two propositions "America First" and "Make America the blacks to be deported back to Africa whereas the whites get empowered. He also discriminated against people on religious lines referring to all Muslims as terrorists. In conclusion both Obama and Trump have different persuasive strategies but both seem to work in their favor. Both of them stood for the presidency at times that can be considered difficult in the American history but both succeeded in their presidential bids. They appeal to the masses emotions rationality and even trust to win their elections. A language is an essential tool in both of their success stories. The approaches they used may have been a little different but the result was as desired. Works cited Tollefson Jeff. "Trump Vs Clinton: Worlds Apart On Science." Nature vol 535 no. 7613 2016 pp. 473-474. Springer Nature doi:10.1038/535473a. Maxmen Amy. "Obama Science Adviser: Trump Immigration Ban ‘An Abomination'". Nature 2017 Springer Nature doi:10.1038/nature.2017.21400. [...]
This is an essay focusing on language, not culture.What are the similarities and differences between the 44th and the 45th US presidents' persuasive techniques during their campaigns?