Tag: first lady of the united states

Sadly, we're probably lucky Obama's skin isn't darker

Remember on November 4, 2008, when racism in America died? That of course was the historic day on which Barack Obama was elected our Nation’s first African American President. 143 years after Slavery was officially outlawed by the Thirteenth Amendment, 44 years after Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act banning segregation, Obama’s election ostensibly... Read more »

Michelle Obama forgot First Ladies aren't supposed to have opinions...or be Black

  Michelle Obama just can’t seem to “stay in her place”. Apparently the First Lady of the United States feels it’s her right to have an opinion on matters, particularly ones related to her husband, and for some reason, her Country. According to New York Times reporter Jodi Kantor’s new book “The Obamas,” Michelle-who attended... Read more »
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