Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death
Patrick Henry: "Give me liberty, or give me death!"
Patrick Henry (1736 - 1799) was an attorney, politician, orator, and champion of individual liberty during the American Revolution. In this video, Bruce Evoy performs Henry's iconic "Give me liberty, or give me death!" speech. The speech was given to House of Burgesses on March 23, 1775 in favor of mobilizing an armed force against the encroaching British military.