Category Archives: Obama/Political

  • Obama on Baltimore Crisis: ‘This Is Not New and We Shouldn’t Pretend It’s New’ (Watch)

    Apr 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *President Obama spent roughly 16 minutes speaking about the situation in Baltimore, saying his thoughts were with the family of Freddie Gray and the injured police officers, but also speaking out against the systemic police brutality and poverty that fosters such a violent reaction. “This is nothing new,” the president said twice during a press […]

  • Stacy Dash: ‘No One Would Have Been Beheaded Under Bush’ (Watch)

    Apr 28, 15 by Qwest7 6 Comments

    *Another day. Another Stacey Dash brain fart moment to shake your head at. The Fox News contributor chimed in with her newest swipe at President Barack Obama as she highlighted the slim chance of anyone being beheaded under former commander-in-chief George W. Bush. “When George W. Bush was president, the most important thing to him was […]

  • Earl Ofari Hutchinson: Baltimore is the First Big Test for Attorney General Lynch

    Apr 28, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *In the days immediately before Loretta Lynch’s confirmation as Attorney General, one of her advisors noted that she felt that law enforcement is good for minority communities. He went further and said that she feels strongly that police and minority communities have much more in common than differences. This is probably an accurate read on […]

  • Loretta Lynch Called to the White House Over Baltimore Protests

    Apr 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Hours after being sworn in, Attorney General Loretta Lynch has been called in to a meeting at the White House with President Obama to discuss the unfolding situation in Baltimore, CNN reports. Lynch has been monitoring the clash there between police and protestors over the death of Freddie Gray, a Justice Department official said. The […]

  • Jada Pinkett Smith on the Dilemma of Supporting Hillary Clinton

    Apr 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments

    *Jada Pinkett Smith recently posted an open Facebook letter titled, “Race vs Gender,” in which she admitted to being more “confused and anxious” about a Hillary Clinton candidacy than excited due to “old hurts and scars” stemming from race relations. The “Gotham” star mentions how black women were previously excluded from the Women’s Suffrage Movement, […]

  • Youth Meet Michelle Obama for ‘History of Gospel’ Workshop

    Apr 26, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

      “The History of Gospel” was hosted at the White House for a select group of youth who traveled from all over the country, including Hawaii, New Jersey, California, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama and Maryland. The educational workshop was introduced by First Lady Michelle Obama, hosted by Grammy Museum Executive Director Bob Santelli and featured some of the best musicians […]