Tag Archives Barack Obama

Donald Trump’s Twitter Taken Away Just Short Of The Election

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Like many other Americans, I can't wait for this election to be over. It's been months of negativity, mud slinging, accusations, scandal and rollercoaster polls, which has made it almost impossible to determine who the winner will be. We won't know until late Tuesday evening/Wednesday morning for the final results, but in anticipation of voter turnout, ...

Watch: You Can Now See President Obama Make History On ‘Fixing The System’

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Last night I didn't get to it, but HBO premiered the highly anticipated documentary VICE Special Report: Fixing the System. I'm about to watch now, and I hope you all will tune in. Mass incarceration and its relationship with American racism is an incredibly important topic. Ta-Nehisi Coates' Atlantic cover story is a must-read on ...

Watch: President Obama Delivers His Remarks On The Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

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Not long after the US Supreme Court handed down their landmark decision earlier today legalizing same-sex marriage here in the US, President Barack Obama delivered a speech applauding the decision and giving his remarks on the momentous occasion. For years, President Obama has advocated for the advancement of equal rights for all US citizens ...

President Obama Speaks Out Against The Ferguson Police Department As More Officers Resign

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Thursday night, the Ferguson-inspired Scandal episode had everyone and their mama talking. Just last night my BFF and I were still rehashing the events of the episode—and lamenting about what we felt went wrong. In my recap I talked about my immense disappointment in the fairytale ending, and PITNBrs ella and Karen both brought up ...