To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Michelle Obama Reflects on Personal Attacks

Clip | 4m 5s

Michelle Obama reflected on the personal nature of the criticism she sometimes faced as first lady. Speaking at her first major public appearance since leaving the White House. Obama lamented that some critics still judge her based only on the color of her skin. PANEL: Debra Carnahan, Patrice Lee, Donna Edwards, Rina Shah

Aired: 08/04/17

Rating: NR

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