Michelle Obama Urges Activism in Oberlin College Commencement Speech
Michelle Obama Urges Activism in Oberlin College Commencement Speech (Bloomberg)
First lady Michelle Obama had a message for the graduates of Oberlin College on Monday: Get to work.
"I want to urge you to actively seek out the most contentious, polarized, gridlocked places you can find,'' Obama said during her commencement address at Ohio liberal-arts school. "Throughout our history, those have been the places where progress really happens, the places where minds are changed, lives transformed, where our great American story unfolds.''