Michelle Obama Fact-Checked: White House 'Was Built by Slaves'

Historians say that the labor force that built the White House included both enslaved and free African Americans.
2:04 | 07/26/16

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Transcript for Michelle Obama Fact-Checked: White House 'Was Built by Slaves'
Leaders like Hillary Clinton who has the guts. And the grace to keep coming back and putting those cracks in that highest and hardest glass ceiling. Influencing finally went through. Lifting on the along with their. That. Is the story of this country. The story that has brought need to the stage tonight. The story of generations of people who felt the lash of bondage the shame of servitude that thing of segregation but who kept on. Driving and hoping and doing what needed to be done. So that's a day I wake up every morning. In a house that was built by slaves. And and I have lots. My daughter's. So beautiful intelligent black young women. I am a big dogs from the White House loans it. A can be. Be good the only Glidden. My daughter's. And all our sons and daughters. Now take for granite that a woman can be president of the united. Go. Don't let anyone ever tell you that this country is in great. That's somehow. We need to make it great again. He got this right now is the greatest country on earth. Or am. I.

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