Michelle Obama observed on Tuesday that white Americans are "still" fleeing elsewhere as minorities and immigrants move into their communities.
The former First Lady made the remarks at the Obama Foundation Summit, held at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago
In a session interview with journalist Isabel Wilkerson, in which Obama was interviewed by her brother Craig Robinson, a senior executive New York Knicks was accompanied by the NBA, Obama described when she first became aware of what was known as a "white flight". "
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"We've done everything we should do ̵
"I want to remind the Whites that they ran away from us," she continued, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. "And you're still running."
And you're still running.
Discrimination took a different form throughout her academic career, said Obama, a best -selling author with degrees from Princeton and Harvard, in order to make progress and achieve something despite the mistreatment. Can you cut it? & # 39; – What are you doing in these cases? "Obama asked, according to The Hill," All you can do is lower your head and get the job done and let the work, your truth, speak for yourself. "
Obama added that they are from the concept of discrimination is confused.
"I can not make people not afraid of blacks," she said, according to The Hill. "I do not know what's happening. I can not explain it What happens in your head?
"I can not make people not afraid of blacks, I do not know what's going on, I can not explain what's going on in your head."
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Previously A Boston Herald-Franklin Pierce University Survey revealed that Obama would immediately become a Democratic leader in New Hampshire if she chose the White House in 2020 – even though she said there was a "zero chance" she would take part in the race.
"It There are so many ways to improve this country and build a better world, and I still do many of them, "she told Amtrak's magazine The National Life last August Sitting in the Oval Office will never be one of them. It's just not for me. "