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Michelle Obama tells 2020 graduates to channel anger into action

Michelle Obama tells 2020 graduates to channel anger into action

The Class of 2020 didn’t get to walk across a stage in 2020 graduation ceremonies thanks to social distancing. Instead, the world’s young people were sheltering in place — or else out in the world protesting for racial justice. Former First Lady Michelle Obama spoke to the extraordinary dual circumstances of a pandemic and widespread …

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Barack Obama offers sage advice to 2020's 'Zoom University' graduates

Barack Obama offers sage advice to 2020’s ‘Zoom University’ graduates

Former President Barack Obama delivered a virtual commencement speech on Saturday for over 20,000 students from historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). And with the ongoing pandemic making for a very unpredictable time, he made sure to sprinkle in plenty of sage advice on how to continue forward. The two-hour live streamed event, called “Show …

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