Tag Archives: African American women in politics

13May/17

‘What is wrong with you?’ Michelle Obama asks as govt relaxes her school lunch rules

WASHINGTON, D.C., UNITED STATES (MAY 12, 2017) (NBC)- Former first lady Michelle Obama made her first high-profile public appearance on Friday (May 12) since leaving the White House in January.
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21Nov/16

Obama advises “wait and see” approach to Trump

U.S. President Barack Obama advises world leaders at the APEC summit to take a “wait and see” approach to President-elect Donald Trump, and advises Democrats to fight for their beliefs. R Continue reading

08Nov/16

Massive Clinton rally with Bruce Springsteen held in Philadelphia

U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, singer Bruce Springsteen, Chelsea and Bill Clinton, along with tens of thousands of supporters, campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia in what is her second-to-last campaign event before Election Day. Continue reading

19Jul/16

Melania Trump’s speech at raucous Republican convention resembles Michelle Obama’s speech in 2008

Melania Trump’s speech at raucous Republican convention bears similarities with Michelle Obama’s speech in 2008

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12Feb/16

Obama: Washington can “be a little depressing”

U.S. President Barack Obama appears on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” saying that Washington D.C. “can sometimes be a little depressing.”

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13Oct/15

Kanye West for president? Obama has some words of advice

President Barack Obama pokes a little fun at rapper Kanye West for saying he plans to run for the White House and offers some tongue-in-cheek advice on how to achieve a successful political career.
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20Sep/15

China’s Obama look-alike embarks on movie career

China’s Barack Obama look-alike is set to hit the silver screen as a low-ranking gangster.

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11Sep/15

Obama observes September 11th with moment of silence

U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama join White House staff on the south lawn to mark the 14th anniversay of the September 11th attacks.

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29Apr/15

Peace Be Still

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