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15 Ways Michelle Obama Has Inspired Us

Posted On: Dec 2, 2022   |   Posted By: Essence

15 Ways Michelle Obama Has Inspired Us

NAACP via Getty Images) Michelle Obama has encouraged us to use our voices to effect change, give back, and follow our passions. In honor of her new book , “The Light We Carry”- a follow-up to her best-selling memoir, “ Becoming ”- we reflect on some of our forever First Lady's most inspiring quotes and moments. By Melissa Noel · Updated November 23, 2022 01That Style And GraceMichelle Obama has solidified her legacy as a fashion icon in addition to her many accomplishments. There are so many noteworthy fashion choices made by the first lady that it's difficult to pick just one, but she always slays. 02Advocacy For Girls EducationShe and Barack started the Let Girls Learn initiative in 2015 with the goal of encouraging girls to continue their education and asking the government to invest more money in their education. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half its citizens,” she said. Gary Miller/Getty Images 03Black Girl...

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