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TO THE CONTRARY

TTC Extra: Michelle Obama Forgoes Headscarf in Saudi Arabia

  • Aired: 01/30/2015
  • 05:33
  • Rating: NR
First Lady Michelle Obama ignited controversy and praise over her decision not to wear a headscarf on an official visit to Saudi Arabia. She has not publicly stated whether her intent was political, but it reignited debate over the role of a first lady in the United States. PANEL: Anushay Hossain, Rina Shah, Patricia Sosa, Amber Smith
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Michelle Obama was criticized and praised over a perceived political statement.
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