Michelle Obama Urges Activism in Oberlin College Commencement Speech

The first lady championed a host of liberal causes in her speech to the class of 2015.

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama delivers remarks during the Elizabeth Dole FoundationÕs 2015 Hidden Heroes Coalition Summit: Progress and Promise at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. leaders from the Department of Veterans Affairs, Congress, corporations, nonprofits and faith communities gathered to honor military and veteran caregivers from across the country.

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First lady Michelle Obama had a message for the graduates of Oberlin College on Monday: Get to work.

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