Thursday, April 19, 2012

Michelle Obama On Trayvon Shooting: "There Isn't A One-Shot Solution To This"

In an interview with NPR's Michel Martin, First Lady Michelle Obama weighed in on reaction and coverage of the Trayvon Martin shooting.

Obama says we live in a "complicated country that is America" and we need to have a conversation about the shooting. However, Obama said there isn't a "one-shot solution" to "the challenges that we face."

"It's all about, you know, continuing to get to know ourselves in a very diverse and complicated country that is America. It is a wonderful place to live. But because it is so diverse, our challenges are complex. So there isn't, you know, a one-shot solution to this," Michelle Obama said on NPR. Read More