'Young People, Don't Be Afraid': Michelle Obama Delivers Emotional Final Speech As First Lady

'Young People, Don't Be Afraid': Michelle Obama Delivers Emotional Final Speech As First Lady
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Lala Anthony, Andy Cohen, Usher, Kelly Rowland, Allison Willams and rapper Wale were just a few celebrities it the house as First Lady Michelle Obama delivered her final speech from the White House.

FLOTUS' final speech was a tribute to school counselors from across the country. 

"As I end my time in the White House, I can think of no better message to send to our young people, in my last official remarks as first lady," she said. 

Youth issues have been at the heart of her work as first lady, from childhood obesity and nutrition in schools to bullying, the Washington Post reports.

Toward the end of her speech, things got emotional. 

"So for all the young people in this room and who are watching, know that this country belongs to you. To all of you. From every background and walk of life. If you and your parents are immigrants, know that you are part of a proud American tradition. The infusion of new cultures, talents and ideas, generation after generation. That has made us the greatest country on earth."

"I hope I made you proud," Mrs. Obama said, tearing up.

Watch FLOTUS give her final words as First Lady below:

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