Michelle Obama Urges Activism in Oberlin College Commencement Speech

‘I want to urge you to actively seek out the most contentious, polarized, gridlocked places you can find’

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.'' 

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