Robin Roberts to young girls: 'Obstacles help us grow' and make us better people

Katie Couric
Global Anchor
Robin Roberts to young girls: 'Obstacles help us grow' and make us better people

For the past 24 years, Glamour Magazine has hosted the Women of the Year Awards honoring celebrities, politicians, and athletes, along with other inspiring and empowering women. In an exclusive interview series, Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric goes backstage at Carnegie Hall to speak with some of the honorees of 2014. In this video, winner Robin Roberts and her award presenter, Shonda Rhimes talk to Katie about life lessons learned, beating cancer, diversifying television and their unflinching commitment to being true to themselves and their audiences.