Earlier today, President Obama spoke to the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Summit, where he said something that really struck a chord with Melinda Gates:

Yeah … about that:

Last year, Education Secretary Arne Duncan asserted that a big chunk of the opposition to Common Core — educational “standards” that Bill and Melinda Gates supportcomes from white suburban moms.” Hardly empowering or respectful toward mothers, is it, Mrs. Gates?

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