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President Obama’s State of the Union speech first to say transgender, but so what?

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Last night’s address was the first State of the Union speech to directly reference lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Americans. President Obama has previously referenced transgender individuals in a speeches, making him the first president to do so. While the recognition is important, some trans activists wonder, “Where are the works that are going to dismantle […]

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Obama dropped the mic during the State of the Union

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President Obama Just Changed the Game

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Yesterday, President Obama proposed making community college free for those “who are willing to work for it.”

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Chicago boy’s letter to Santa asking for safety goes viral

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13-year-old Malik Bryant wanted peace for Christmas. The Chicago teenager desired it so much, that he wrote a letter to Santa asking that the city be covered in safety. Now, Bryant’s letter has gone viral. 

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P. Diddy calls out President Obama on Ferguson

  Hip-hop superstar/business mogul P. Diddy has called out President Obama after he addressed the state of Ferguson, Missouri in two separate conferences. Diddy’s call comes amid criticism from many that President Obama’s remarks aren’t enough. 

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President Obama issues statement on death of Michael Brown

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After a series of calls for him to address the death of an unarmed teenager who was killed by a St. Louis County police officer, President Obama has released a statement on the matter. Michael Brown, 18, lost his life on Saturday after an altercation with police. The teen was unarmed, and witnesses say he […]

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Obama releases statement on passing of Robin Williams, but stays mum about Michael Brown death despite White House petition

Less than three hours after the death of actor/comedian Robin Williams, President Obama issued a warm tribute to the legendary entertainer. “Robin Williams was an airman, a doctor, a genie, a nanny, a president, a professor, a bangarang Peter Pan, and everything in between,” the statement  read. As touching as that is for the millions who […]

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Obama calls for an end to job bias against gays, signs executive order

President Obama called on Congress on Monday to ban job discrimination against gay Americans. The call came as he signed an executive order doing so for workers of federal contractors. 

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Newspaper headline refers to Obama as ‘The n***er in the White House’

A New York-based publication has decided to print a headline that refers to President Obama as “The N***er in the White House.” The WestView News printed the headline. 

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In latest rant, Kanye West disses Obama

Kanye West has always been vocal when voicing his opinions. He’s criticized government leaders, entertainers, etc. without blinking twice. His latest rant involves President Obama. 

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