Post Tagged with: "Barack Obama"

Barack Obama’s Presidential Library to be Located on Chicago’s South Side

Barack Obama’s Presidential Library to be Located on Chicago’s South Side

Barack Obama’s presidential library set for Chicago’s South Side President Obama announced that his presidential library will be on Chicago’s South Side where his political career began. The Barack Obama Foundation revealed in a press release on Tuesday that the University of Chicago’s bid to build the library on park […]

by · May 12, 2015 · Politics
Councilman Carl Stokes Equates “Thug” With “N*gger” Over Baltimore Protests

Councilman Carl Stokes Equates “Thug” With “N*gger” Over Baltimore Protests

Baltimore City councilman Carl Stokes got into a heated discussion with CNN’s Erin Burnett over Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and President Obama calling the rioters and looters “thugs.” Stokes took offense with the word thugs, saying that the word should not be used to describe “our kids.” Stokes said, “These are children who […]

by · April 28, 2015 · Baltimore Protests
‘Clueless’ Actress Stacey Dash Wrongly Claims No-One Beheaded Under Bush

‘Clueless’ Actress Stacey Dash Wrongly Claims No-One Beheaded Under Bush

Stacey Dash on beheadings “Clueless” actress Stacey Dash claims that no-one would have been beheaded under a George W. Bush presidency during her appearance on Fox News’ “Outnumbered.” Um, one problem….Danny Pearl was beheaded on GWB’s watch. Dash’s comments came after George W. Bush trashed Persident Obama’s foreign policy during […]

by · April 27, 2015 · Politics
Irony: George W. Bush Trashes President Obama on Iran and ISIS

Irony: George W. Bush Trashes President Obama on Iran and ISIS

George W. Bush trashes Obama on foreign policy Oh, the irony.  Iraq invasion engineer George W. Bush trashed President Obama on Iran and ISIS during a meeting with the Republican Jewish Coalition on Saturday. He opined that President Obama had America in retreat mode on the world stage and that […]

by · April 27, 2015 · Politics
President Obama’s Top 5 Jokes from 2015 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

President Obama’s Top 5 Jokes from 2015 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

President Obama had some zingers at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, including hits against Dick Cheney, Ted Cruz and Michele Bachmann. Here’s our list: 1. A few weeks ago, Dick Cheney says he thinks I’m the worst president of his lifetime. Which is interesting, because I think Dick Cheney is […]

by · April 26, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Maya Harris Key to Hillary Clinton Getting High Women of Color Turnout on Election Day

Maya Harris Key to Hillary Clinton Getting High Women of Color Turnout on Election Day

Maya Harris, key to Hillary Clinton getting high women of color turnout on Election Day. Maya Harris, the sister of California Attorney General and U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris, is one of Hillary Clinton’s most interesting campaign hire so far. Last Tuesday, the Clinton campaign named three wonks to lead […]

by · April 19, 2015 · Elections
President Obama, Cuban President Raul Castro in Historic Sit-Down Meeting (Photo Credit: White House.gov)

President Obama, Cuban President Raul Castro in Historic Sit-Down Meeting

President Obama, Cuban President Raul Castro historic meeting President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro met in the first sit-down between the two countries in a half-century. The last time the two countries had a meeting was in 1956. It is very historic. Obama told Castro that “over time it is […]

by · April 11, 2015 · Politics
Hubris: Dick Cheney Takes On President Obama in New Book

Hubris: Dick Cheney Takes On President Obama in New Book

Dick Cheney, the least credible person in the U.S. is set to take on President Obama in a new book, entitled “Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America.” His daughter, Liz Cheney, who couldn’t even win a senatorial seat, is the co-author. According to the Associated Press, the book “contends that Obama […]

by · April 7, 2015 · Politics
President Obama to Make First Official Visit to Kenya

President Obama to Make First Official Visit to Kenya

President Obama will make his first official trip to Kenya in July. The White House said he will attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, which will be attended by business leaders, governments and international organizations. Obama visited Kenya as a senator but never as the president. President Obama’s father was born […]

by · March 30, 2015 · African News
Report: President Obama to Visit Jamaica in Early April

Report: President Obama to Visit Jamaica in Early April

President Obama is set to visit Jamaica in April, the Jamaica Observer reports. The newspaper reports, “Obama is scheduled to attend a meeting in Kingston on April 9, after which he will leave for Panama to attend the Summit of the Americas that will be held over April 10 – 11.”

by · March 17, 2015 · Caribbean News