Michelle Obama delivers message supporting girls education

Former first lady Michelle Obama on Saturday called for more action to help young girls obtain an education in a video prepared for the Global Citizens Festival.

“Today 130 million girls of all ages are still not in school,” Obama said at the event, a music festival that focuses on addressing global humanitarian issues. “This breaks my heart, both as a woman whose life was transformed by my education and as the mother of two daughters who wants them and every girl on this planet to fulfill her boundless potential.”

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