Category Archives: Obama/Political

  • Nigeria Has A New President: Opposition Leader Buhari Wins

    Apr 1, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via Huffington Post) – Amid anger over an Islamic insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, Nigerians threw out the incumbent and elected a 72-year-old former military dictator in a historic transfer of power officially announced early Wednesday following the nation’s most hotly contested election ever. President Goodluck Jonathan conceded defeat to former Gen. Muhammadu […]

  • (White) Haters Blast Michelle Obama’s ‘Black Girls Rock’ Appearance Via Instagram

    Mar 31, 15 by Qwest7 11 Comments

    *First Lady Michelle Obama’s appearance at BET’s “Black Girls Rock!” event last weekend was a definite plus for some, but for others, the cameo was more of a downer. In a series of complaints left on Obama’s Instagram page, folks voiced their disappointment with the first lady for participating in an event that solely highlighted […]

  • Michelle Obama Inspires Crowd at ‘Black Girls Rock!’ (Pics)

    Mar 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *First Lady Michelle Obama was at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center on Saturday celebrating the power of black women and promoting her own message of education for girls at Black Girls Rock!, an annual event honoring trailblazing women of color from all walks of life. “No matter who you are, no matter where you come […]

  • President Obama to Visit Kenya This Summer

    Mar 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *The White House announced Monday that President Barack Obama will make his first trip to his father’s native Kenya as president this summer. Obama will travel to Kenya in July for bilateral meetings and the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit, an annual conference that connects entrepreneurs with business leaders, international organizations, and governments, reports CNN. “His […]

  • Indiana Attacked Over ‘Anti-Gay’ Law Most States Also Have

    Mar 30, 15 by Staff Report 6 Comments

    WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Indiana and its governor are being furiously but needlessly attacked, and even threatened with boycotts and other hardships, over a new law which critics incorrectly claim authorizes discrimination against gays. But a similar federal law has been in effect since 1993, and in a great majority of states there are similar protections […]

  • Pioneer Black Hollywood Stuntmen Honored by Mississippi Legislature

    Mar 29, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via Commercial Appeal) — Willie Harris couldn’t have picked a better time to get shot. On the other end of the .44 magnum stood Clint Eastwood, playing the ultimate cool role of a police detective in the 1971 movie “Dirty Harry.” Aggravated that his lunch was interrupted by a bank robbery, Eastwood strolls across the […]