Tag Archives: President Barack Obama

Photo Gallery: Nigerian President Buhari Visits the White House

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President Obama Speaks at the NAACP Convention

The President will speak at the NAACP Convention today. NAACP ANNUAL CONVENTION: PURSUING LIBERTY IN THE FACE OF INJUSTICE In Philadelphia.

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Happy 17th Birthday to Malia Ann Obama!!

Today is the 17th Birthday of the President’s Eldest Daughter – Malia Ann Obama. Happy Birthday to someone who is blossoming into a beautiful young woman right before our eyes.

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Happy 14th Birthday to First Daughter Natasha ” Sasha” Obama!

Happy 14th Birthday to Sasha Obama!

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Freedom Rider Bernard Lafayette shuts down Ferguson protesters from disrupting President Obama’s speech

SELMA – Civil rights leader Bernard Lafayette was listening intently to President Barack Obama’s speech in Selma on Saturday afternoon when he began to hear what sounded like a drum beat and chants of “We want change, we want change.” … Continue reading

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President Obama remembers Trayvon Martin

President Obama on Thursday commemorated the third anniversary of the death of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old black high school student shot dead in Florida by a neighborhood watch volunteer. “Today on the third anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death, showing all … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Obama’s Immigration Town Hall

WASHINGTON —  President Barack Obama said Wednesday that Republicans can go after his immigration programs in the courts and in Congress, but his confidence will not be shaken. “In the short term, if Mr. McConnell, the leader of the Senate, … Continue reading

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