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Obama Family Attends Easter Service at Historic Alfred Street Baptist Church

Obama Family Attends Easter Service at Historic Alfred Street Baptist Church

President Obama, along with wife Michelle and daughters Sasha and Malia, attended Easter service at the historic Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Va. Rev. Dr. Howard John Wesley told the congregation, “How fitting that on the day that we celebrate the rising of our Lord and Savior, we also […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · President Obama
Rudy Giuliani Backtracks: “I Didn’t Intend to Question Obama’s Motives”

Rudy Giuliani Backtracks: “I Didn’t Intend to Question Obama’s Motives”

(OPINION) — Rudy Giuliani is now sort of backtracking after being blasted for saying President Obama doesn’t love America and questioning the way he was raised. He is now saying “I didn’t intend to question” Obama’s heart. Um, you think? Giuliani wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed, “My blunt language suggesting […]

by Janet Shan· · President Obama
Rudy Giuliani Playing Victim After Getting Death Threats for Obama Comments

Rudy Giuliani Playing Victim After Getting Death Threats for Obama Comments

The right wing can dish it but they can’t take it. Rudy Giuliani is now playing the victim after his office allegedly received death threats over the despicable comments he made about President Obama not loving America and not being raised the same way as he and others. Are we […]

by Janet Shan· · President Obama
Hey Rudy Giuliani, Weren’t You Raised by Draft-Dodging Felon Harold Giuliani?

Hey Rudy Giuliani, Weren’t You Raised by Draft-Dodging Felon Harold Giuliani?

(OPINION) — Instead of backtracking, failed presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani continues to dig himself even deeper into a rabbit hole because of the birther comments he made at a private dinner questioning President Obama’s love for America. He now says “Obama had a white mother, so I’m not a racist.” Um, really? […]

by Janet Shan· · President Obama
President Obama’s Approval Ratings Jump After Cuba, Immigration Action

President Obama’s Approval Ratings Jump After Cuba, Immigration Action

CNN/ORC Poll:  President Obama’s approval rating jumps to 48% after unilateral actions to restart diplomatic relations with Cuba and on his immigration reform plan. Improving views of the economy have helped hike President Barack Obama’s approval rating to a 20-month high, a new CNN/ORC poll showed Tuesday, as markets climbed […]

by Janet Shan· · President Obama
Obama Tells University of Cape Town Students America’s Support of Apartheid Moved Him to Engage in Politics

Obama Tells University of Cape Town Students America’s Support of Apartheid Moved Him to Engage in Politics

President Obama told students at the University of Cape Town in South Africa that America’s support of apartheid moved him to engage in politics. I can hear his critics’ heads exploding. I must admit, I was taken aback to some degree by President Obama’s admission, since we are still grappling […]

by Janet Shan· · African News, President Obama
President Obama Visits Nelson Mandela Jail Cell at Robben Island

President Obama Visits Nelson Mandela Jail Cell at Robben Island

President Obama visits Nelson Mandela Robben Island jail cell as he on his three-country African tour. This has to been a touching moment to see where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of the 27 years behind bars for standing up against apartheid. President Obama also unveiled a $7 billion initiative, dubbed […]

by Janet Shan· · African News, President Obama
Riot Police Disperse Anti-Obama Protesters Outside University of Johannesburg’s Soweto Campus

Riot Police Disperse Anti-Obama Protesters Outside University of Johannesburg’s Soweto Campus

The thrill is gone….South African riot police clashed with anti-Obama protesters in Soweto Saturday shortly before President Obama was set to hold a townhall at the Soweto campus of the University of Johannesburg, a Reuters photographer said. Armed police fired stun grenades to disperse the crowd over several hundred protesters. […]

by Janet Shan· · African News, President Obama

YCL’s Buti Manamela: Obama Touring Africa Over Fears of Chinese Infiltration into Vast African Market

  South Africa’s Young Communist League national secretary Buti Manamela says President Obama has disappointed millions. He says, “In reality, Obama is here for trade relations, not for the benefit of the continent, but the gain of United States imperialism. The benefit of American companies to continue raping our mineral […]

by Janet Shan· · African News, President Obama
President Obama Accepts Honorary Doctorate from University of Johannesburg

President Obama Accepts Honorary Doctorate from University of Johannesburg

President Obama accepted an honorary doctorate of laws from the University of Johannesburg, vice chancellor Ihron Rensburg announced: “It is my delight and pleasure to announce, on behalf of the entire community of the University of Johannesburg, that Dr Barack Obama has become our newest alumnus, and that all matters […]

by Janet Shan· · African News, President Obama