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Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is an American lawyer and writer. She is married to the 44th and current President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States.

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is an American lawyer and writer. She is married to the 44th and current President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States.
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United States

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Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is an American lawyer and writer. She is married to the 44th and current President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States.

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English


Episodes

What Michelle Obama Can Tell Us About Race In America

2/22/2016
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Michelle Obama opened up about race in a powerful commencement speech. We ask black women for reaction and personal reflection.

Duration: 00:47:00


A New Biography of Michelle Obama: From Chicago's South Side to the White House

2/22/2016
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Peter Slevin talks about his biography of the First Lady. "Michelle Obama: A Life" follows Mrs. Obama to the White House from her working-class childhood on Chicago’s largely segregated South Side, the daughter of a city water-plant worker afflicted with multiple sclerosis. She faced tribulations at Princeton University and Harvard Law School during the racially charged 1980s, and returned to Chicago, where she works in an elite law firm and meets a law student from Hawaii named Barack...

Duration: 00:31:00