President Obama finally bids goodbye to the American Nation in an emotional Farewell Speech
2 A warning to the American people
However, Obama in being optimistic for the future also issued a slight warning to the country stating that if equal opportunities are not created for all, disaffection and division will impede progress becoming sharper in the years to come.
President Obama also warned of racism as a poison to democracy. He called upon all minorities to unite their struggle for justice. He also appealed to the whites saying ‘’including the middle-aged white man who “may seem like he’s got all the advantages, but who’s seen his world upended by economic, cultural, and technological change”.