Melanie Trump, wife of controversial US presidential, Donald Trump, has come under fire for plagiarizing Michelle Obama’s speech.
Melania, who on Monday attended the Republican National Convention, gave a speech which was exactly the same speech as Mitchell at the Democratic National Convention in 2008.
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“From a young age, my parents impressed on me the values that you work hard for what you want in life; that your word is your bond and you do what you say and keep your promise; that you treat people with respect. They taught and showed me values and morals in their daily life.
That is a lesson that I continue to pass along to our son, and we need to pass those lessons on to the many generations to follow.
Because we want our children in this nation to know that the only limit to your achievements is the strength of your dreams and willingness to work for them.”Michelle Obama, Democratic National Convention 2008:
“…And Barack and I were raised with so many of the same values: that you work hard for what you want in life; that your word is your bond and you do what you say you’re going to do; that you treat people with dignity and respect, even if you don’t know them, and even if you don’t agree with them.
And Barack and I set out to build lives guided by these values, and pass them on to the next generation. Because we want our children—and all children in this nation—to know that the only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work for them.”
Melania Trump while on NBC’s Matt Lauer show said: “I read once over it, that’s all, because I wrote it … with (as) little help as possible.”