THE ULTIMATE FIRST DATE Every girl in the world wishes that her knight in shining armor could be half as talented as Steph Curry, as good looking and successful as Will Smith, as ingeniously business savvy as a Jay Z or the ultimate… the leader of the free world –President Barack Obama! But the one thing we […]
President Barack Obama is scheduled to deliver the keynote address during the 2016 commencement ceremony at Howard University in Washington, D.C., in what is likely to be one of his many swan songs during his final year in office.
Mayor Sylvester Turner announced today that Houston has joined in a friend of the court brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in support of President Obama’s commonsense and humane executive action on immigration. “I urge the Court to move quickly to overturn the lower court injunction that has stalled implementation of the President’s order,” said […]
South by Southwest (SXSW®) is honored to announce President Barack Obama will appear as part of a Keynote Conversation at SXSW Interactive on Friday, March 11 and First Lady Michelle Obama will be the opening Keynote at SXSW Music on Wednesday, March 16. This marks the first time in the 30-year history of SXSW that […]
A special concert tribute honoring Ray Charles’ legacy premieres Friday, Feb. 26 at 8pm CST on TV One and PBS. Concluding its celebration of Black History Month, TV One is partnering with PBS to simulcast the star-studded music special Ray Charles Tribute: In Performance at the White House this Friday, Feb. 26 at 9 p.m. ET. The 90-minute concert salutes the legacy […]
President Obama signed a bill that includes a provision banning U.S. imports of fish caught by slaves in Southeast Asia and gold mined by children in Africa.
Obama works to make equal pay a reality for women.
After more than 60 votes, the House of Representatives passed legislation that would repeal Obamacare. According to CNN, the vote was 240-181. The bill to dismantle will get to President Obama, but the President has vowed to veto any bill that dismantles his signature health care law. Watch the video of House GOP Leaders speaking in […]
A couple getting married on a golf course in California shared their wedding…with the President. Obama was enjoying a round of golf on the course in La Jolla, CA, where Stephanie and Brian Tobe were getting hitched. Apparently the couple was asked to delay the ceremony or start immediately, so they waited for him to […]
The father of 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed told the newspaper that he withdrew his son from the Irving Independent School District
While Barack Obama has been increasingly vocal about issues affecting Black America in the last months of his presidency, his stance on the Black Lives Matter Network remains…
In his second term, President Obama is speaking more openly about events as he wants, especially those concerning Black America.