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President Obama Gives Commencement Address At Morehouse College

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via:blackchristiannews

President Obama told the graduating class at Morehouse College, the country’s preeminent historically black college, on Sunday said there is “no longer any room for excuses” for this generation of African-American men and that it was time for their generation to step up professionally and in their personal lives.

Obama, the county’s first African-American president, chose a particularly poignant moment in the school’s and African-American history to deliver the commencement address at the Atlanta college that boasts Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr, filmmaker Spike Lee and Atlanta’s first African-American mayor Maynard Jackson among its alumni .

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