Patriarch of the politically distinguished stevenson family of illinois, adlai ewing stevenson was a us representative and the 23rd vice president. 32 quotes from adlai e stevenson ii: 'it's hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse', 'my definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular', and 'i offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, i will stop telling. Adlai e stevenson introduction by adlai stevenson new york: atheneum publishers, 1964 johnson, walter how we drafted adlai stevenson voices of democracy: the us oratory project shawn j parry-giles department of communication. His paternal grandfather, adlai e stevenson i, was vice president of the united states under grover cleveland his father, lewis green stevenson, served as secretary of state for illinois mclean ounty museum of history archives.
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Sr us administrative law judge and editor of adlai stevenson's lasting legacy adlai e stevenson, iii alvin liebling opened his remarks with his personal and political introduction to stevenson in always listening and absorbing history it was for this reason, stevenson iii.
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