Bill Clinton Tells Howard Grads They Have a Gift, Choice

The former leader delivered the commencement address at the HBCU on Saturday.

Bill Clinton at Howard University's commencement (Earl Gibson III/WireImage/Getty Images)

On Saturday, graduates of Howard University listened to former President Bill Clinton, who told them they had what many other people don't at their age -- the choice to do whatever made them happy, according to WUSA 9. Watch below:

Watch more at WUSA 9.

Like The Root on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.

The Root encourages respectful debate and dialogue in our commenting community. To improve the commenting experience for all our readers we will be experimenting with some new formats over the next few weeks. During this transition period the comments section will be unavailable to users.

We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your continued support of The Root.

While we are experimenting, please feel free to leave feedback below about your past experiences commenting at The Root.