Obama slams Trump in speech: 'Ignorance is not a virtue'

US President Barack Obama delivers the commencement address for Rutgers University in New Jersey, May 15, 2016Building walls won’t change things,” Obama said, an apparent jab at Trump’s calls for a wall along the US-Mexico border to keep illegal immigrants out. “Suggesting that we can build an endless wall along our borders and blame our challenges on immigrants, that does not just run counter to our history as the world melting pot,” Obama said. Obama was speaking to students at Rutgers University, about one hour from New York.

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