John Legend discusses LBJ’s legacy with Oprah Winfrey

Jun 12, 2013

In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, singer-songwriter John Legend spoke about education being the Civil Rights movement of our time. He commended President Johnson as a champion of the Civil Rights movement and references LBJ’s commencement speech at Howard University from June, 1965. Courtesy: OWN – Oprah’s Next Chapter June 10, 2013

View a video of LBJ's commencement speech here or read a transcript.