Articles tagged michelle obama

Peter Slevin Talks About ‘Michelle Obama - A Life’, His Book on the First Lady

Former Washington Post reporter Peter Slevin reads from and talks about his new book on Michelle Obama, A Life, at Washington D.C.'s Politics and Prose.

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Michelle Obama Biography Embodies Highly Specific Version of the American Dream

Michelle Obama's ideology embraces the legacy of racism versus each child’s ability and responsibility to shape her own future.

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29 Aug 2011 // 10:00 PM

Your Brain in the Voting Booth

President Obama may not be everything people’s brains deceived them into thinking he was, but he’s who he said he would be all along.

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8 Jan 2010 // 8:00 AM

The Obamas branch beyond TV news shows

President Barack Obama has grilled steaks with the Food Network’s Bobby Flay. He’s filled out his NCAA basketball tournament picks with Andy Katz

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11 Mar 2009 // 9:00 AM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Inspired by First Lady Michelle Obama’s role as an iconic and influential woman, a Weston, Fla., artist has drawn her

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21 Nov 2008 // 5:26 AM

Michelle Obama’s fashion savvy may earn her a spot on a future cover of Vogue magazine. But her political influence has already won over

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16 Jul 2008 // 11:00 PM

International Lampoon: (Don’t Be) Mad (At The) Magazine

The New Yorker may have outsmarted itself. Its core readership is left of center and they care about the things that Obama cares about. But the cartoon may have the effect of encouraging Obama's opponents to step up their mythmaking because they've been provided with "cover" by a respected liberal magazine.

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Coverage of Michelle Obama draws scrutiny of black, white feminists

WASHINGTON - Gina McCauley’s blog on African-American women in pop culture has never attracted this kind of attention. The 3-year-old site has a mostly

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Blood and Thunder: Black Sabbath’s ‘Sabotage’ at 40

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"In 1975, with lawyers in the studio and a financial empire crumbling, Black Sabbath fought back with their last classic album of the decade.

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