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First Lady Michelle Obama will deliver opening remarks at next Friday's special event

Taylor Lewis
Feb, 13, 2015

On Friday, February 20, the White House will host "Celebrating Women of the Movement," a special panel to be moderated by ESSENCE editor-in-chief Vanessa K. De Luca. First Lady Michelle Obama will open the discussion. De Luca will be speaking with a panel of multigenerational Black women who have been crucial to the civil rights movements of yesterday and today. 

Watch the live stream on Essence.com or WhiteHouse.gov/live at 4 p.m on Friday the 20th.