PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia’s new police commissioner was sworn in Tuesday and said his top priority is reducing crime while improving community relations in what…
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During the program, President Obama is slated to talk about the negative impact that gun violence has had on our country and will take questions from attendees.
From Sandra Bland to the shootings in Charleston, South Carolina, African Americans were sadly reminded that being Black in America is much harder than it ought to be. And yet in the same breath, 2015 was a year of Black joy during which our culture dominated not only in our lives, but in the mainstream consciousness. […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — In June, during one of the best stretches of his presidency, Barack Obama strode through a West Wing hallway exclaiming, “Offense! Stay…
A statement from the Office of the First Lady says the video is designed to support the first lady’s Better Make Room public awareness campaign, which began last month as part of her Reach Higher initiative.
Michelle went for “Uptown Funk” by Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson. The jam was a massive hit this year, reaching over a billion views on YouTube. For POTUS, “How Much A Dollar Cost,” a cut from Kendrick Lamar’s critically acclaimed album To Pimp A Butterfly, was a surefire favorite.
The 17-year-old Chicago native, who moved with her family into the White House in 2008 when her father first became president, is set to graduate high school this spring and is considering Barnard College and New York University.
In his weekly address, Obama shared a message of love and compassion, but also gave the American people a subtle reminder about the history of Thanksgiving. The President acknowledged pilgrims arrived in America looking for a safe haven, much like the Syrian refugees of today.
A day after Chicago police officials released graphic video of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald being gunned down by a Chicago police officer, President Barack Obama took to Facebook express concern.
“Stop, dad! You’re embarrassing me.” You know that’s what Sasha and Malia Obama were thinking as they flanked their dad, you know, President Obama Wednesday…