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CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 24:  Former U.S. President Barack Obama visits with youth leaders at the University of Chicago to help promote community organizing on April 24, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The visit marks Obama's first formal public appearance since leaving office.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 24:  Former U.S. President Barack Obama visits with youth leaders at the University of Chicago to help promote community organizing on April 24, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The visit marks Obama's first formal public appearance since leaving office.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Obama speaks publicly for first time since leaving

President Barack Obama made his first public appearance since leaving the White House. CNN's Athena Jones reports.

Obama speaks publicly for first time since leaving

President Barack Obama made his first public appearance since leaving the White House. CNN's Athena Jones reports.