How Political Should Commencement Speeches Be?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Tom Hanks gave the commencement speech at Harvard. He focused on how sacred the truth is. He told the graduates “telling the truth is no longer the benchmark for public service. it’s no longer the salve to our fears or the guide to our actions.” Some think his talk about the need for truth is directly related to our political landscape.

This episode features:
WCCB TV’s Gary Brode
WCCB TV’s Kaitlin Wright