For Youtube’s “Dear Class of 2020” graduation ceremony on Sunday, Barack and Michelle Obama appeared on the screen together to offer hope to the graduates.
The former President kicked it off by saying, “Congratulations to the Class of 2020.” Then the former First Lady told the audience, “This is a huge day for all of you, and we couldn’t be more excited to be celebrating with you all today.”
Touching on the current climate, the former President charged the graduates with rewriting history.
“We can emerge from out current circumstances stronger than before. better than before. But as it’s always been true, in these moments in history it’s gonna depend on young people like you to go out there and rewrite what is possible.