President Barack Obama delivers the commencement address at the Booker T. Washington High School graduation ceremony May 16, 2011 in Memphis, Tennessee.
Mandel Ngan—AFP/Getty Images
June 2, 2016 2:31 PM EDT

Here are the full remarks from Obama’s speech at Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis, Tennessee in 2011.

Contact us at editors@time.com.

Read More From TIME

Related Stories

EDIT POST