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Is Religion an Ethics Breach in Public Speaking

There was an article in the newspaper about a valedictorian whose speech was cut short because she began speaking about religion and proselytizing. One of the school administrators literally pulled the plug on the microphone to interrupt her valedictory speech.

Were any ethics breached here? If so, who was "right" and who was "wrong"?

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Yes, I think that the school administrator was right here and the speech maker was wrong. A valedictorian speech should be made in the spirit of the occasion, ...

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This solution provides an opinion on the situation and highlights theethical problems and the role of the speech maker or speaker.