Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Michelle Obama: There Will be Better Days for Detroit

First Lady Michelle Obama arrives for a White House youth leadership and mentoring event at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan May 26, 2010. Reuters Pictures

First lady Michelle Obama said today there are brighter times ahead for Detroit and Michigan in her speech at Wayne State, where she called on adults to reach out to young people as mentors.

But she acknowledged it is difficult to think about the future when times are tough.

"I am looking at our future right now ... and it is a beautiful sight," she said at a crowded Adams Field. Click link for full post from The Detroit News.

First lady: 'Better future ahead for Detroit' | | The Detroit News">First lady: 'Better future ahead for Detroit' | | The Detroit News