Category Archives: Empowerment

Video | President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative Townhall

Full Transcript of Remarks by the President at My Brother’s Keeper Town Hall Excerpt: “Now, everybody has got different talents and everybody has got different passions. And sometimes — part of the goal of My Brother’s Keeper is to expose … Continue reading

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Reverend Dr. William Barber Speaks on America’s TRUE MORAL COMPASS

True MORAL COMPASS

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3 Chics Politico’s Black History Summer Movies Series

Hat tip Yahtc, THANK YOU. ***************************************************************************************** This week’s featured movie is… “Separate But Equal” (Parts 1 and 2)

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Live White House Working Families Summit

Summit starts at 9 a.m. ET. Will update with MORE videos soon.

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Rachel Jeantel Keeps her Promise to Trayvon & Graduates High School Today

CONGRATULATIONS, RACHEL! Rachel Jeantel keeps her commitment to Trayvon Watch VIDEO HERE. Sybrina Fulton attends Rachel’s graduation.  We’re so proud of you, Rachel! Rod Vereen and Rachel Jeantel (Courtesy photo) Rachel:  “I did it,” Jeantel said. “The witness who didn’t … Continue reading

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The White House Talent Show

Hat tip- The Obama Diary Look at these pictures. This is everything that makes the right wing furious about this President and First Lady. First Lady Michelle Obama delivers remarks at the first-ever White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show, followed … Continue reading

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Video | President Obama Speaks at the National Action Network’s (NAN) 16th Annual Convention

President Obama speaks at the National Action Network’s 16th Annual Convention.  Watch it live here at 4:10 p.m. EDT/3:10/CT. We’ll post full video when available.

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(Photos) President Obama Meets with Pope Francis

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Video| President Obama & First Lady Michelle Obama Visit a Coral Reef High School

Updated with video

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Video | President Obama Hosts “My Brother’s Keeper” Initiative at the White House

President Barack Obama laughs as he is introduced by Christian Champagne, 18, a senior at Hyde Park Career Academy in Chicago, during an event in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, to promote … Continue reading

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