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During her discussion onstage with Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, who moderated the event, Michelle said that some of the most powerful people in the world are "not as smart" as they seem to be.
"I have been at probably every powerful table that you can think of," she said.
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It was only then that Princeton University followed suit and unblocked access to her work.
At the time, renowned author, the late Christopher Hitchens, was quick to tear into the thesis titled 'Princeton Educated Blacks and the Black Community', having been a fierce critic of Obama's presidency before his death in 2011.
Our hope that if we work hard enough and believe in ourselves, then we can be whatever we dream, regardless of the limitations that others may place on us.
It is our fundamental belief in the power of hope that has allowed us to rise above the voices of doubt and division, of anger and fear that we have faced in our own lives and in the life of this country.