Obama on Political Climate: 'Fear Is Not a Motivator'

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www.nbcwashington.com—Former first lady Michelle Obama said Thursday she stands by her “When they go low, we go high,” motto despite calls this week by some high-profile Democrats to do the opposite. "Fear is not a proper motivator,” Obama said. “Hope wins out. If you think about how you want your kids to be raised how you want them to think about life and their opportunities do you want them afraid of their neighbors? Do you want them angry? Do you want them vengeful? If you think of the values we try to promote to...

Michelle Obama on Political Climate: Fear Is Not a Motivator. Former first lady Michelle Obama said Thursday she stands by her “when they go low, we go high” motto despite calls this week by some high-profile Democrats to do the opposite. "Fear is not a proper motivator,”... This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.