Tag Archives: President Obama

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: The Thin Line Between Religious Freedom and Playing God

    Apr 21, 14 by riversteff Leave a comment

    *After all the Tea Party protests and legislative hearings trying to dismantle President Obama’s Affordable Healthcare Act, more than 8 million people have signed up for the government sponsored health insurance plan. That’s one million more than was the goal. And while this plan doesn’t solve everybody’s healthcare woes, thirty percent of those who enrolled […]

  • FLOTUS and POTUS Host Annual Easter Egg Roll (Photos)

    Apr 21, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Under sunny skies in Washington, the annual tradition known as the Easter Egg Roll went down today on the South Lawn of the White House. This year, First Lady Michelle Obama applied a healthy-eating theme to this year’s event as she and President Barack Obama lead the annual festivities The first lady said the emphasis […]

  • U.S. Secretary of Education to Give Remarks at the NAN Annual Convention in New York City

    Apr 9, 14 by White House Office of Communications & Outreach Leave a comment

    *U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan (pictured) will give remarks at the National Action Network’s 15th annual convention on Wednesday, April 9, in New York City. He will deliver remarks during the convention’s Keepers of the Dream Awards Dinner. The convention honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and convenes influential national leaders […]

  • Earl Ofari Hutchinson: Some Democrats Finally Get it Right about President Obama

    Apr 5, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    Some Democrats that are running for election or reelection in 2014 have gotten it right about President Obama.  They have not taken Obama’s supposed plunged public approval ratings as political Gospel. They welcome him with open arms to campaign with and for them. Their enthusiasm for Obama was on full display during his recent campaign jaunt to […]

  • Ortiz Selfie with Obama: A Shady Move by Red Sox Baller and Samsung?

    Apr 3, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Electronics maker Samsung and Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz are looking kinda shady now that folks are thinking about that selfie Ortiz took with President Obama earler this week. Basically, folks are asking if the prez was  an unwitting pitchman in Samsung’s marketing efforts? After Ortiz, also known as ”Big Papi,”  snapped the selfie with […]

  • Obama Meets with the Pope: Can they be Allies?

    Mar 27, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via theGrio) – As President Obama prepares to meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thursday, can the pontiff’s popularity rub off on America’s commander-in-chief? This progressive pope could very well serve as an ally for Obama, albeit an unintentional one. The two leaders do have some notable differences. For example, the Pope maintains […]