Many including myself will miss President Obama when he is gone from the presidency. As a young black man who believed he was doing well and giving back to his community hear how I was inspired to do even more by President Obama.
Today, an annoyed President Obama addressed Donald Trump’s ridiculous statements about a Muslim ban in the wake of the Orlando shootings. He also took on those who whine because President Obama and his administration doesn’t use terms like radical Islam or radical jihadist terrorism. In his own way he broke it down to say that it doesn’t make a difference what we call them, they will still try to attack us. Most rational people would get the President’s argument but Trump and his supporters and like ilk just don’t get it. So I’m here to explain it to them using something they can understand, zombies. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/06/why-what-you-call-terrorist-doesnt.html
Congresswoman Barbara Lee of Oakland was nominated Tuesday by President Barack Obama to be a U.S. representative to the United Nations. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/09/barbara-lee-nominated-as-representative.html
Full President Obama Speech to the NAACP (2015) http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/07/president-obama-speech-to-naacp.html
President Obama got impatient as he expressed his disappointment with Senate Republicans’ delay of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch’s confirmation. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/04/president-obama-on-loretta-lynch-delay.html
The country’s first African American president is finding himself increasingly at odds with a cornerstone of the African American community: historically black colleges and universities. Leaders at these schools and some black lawmakers say the Obama administration has been pushing policies for years that hurt students – See more at: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/03/historically-black-schools-say-obamas.html