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Barack Obama
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Barack Obama Apr 17
Our statement on the passing of Former First Lady Barbara Bush:
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The Obama Foundation Apr 16
We just announced the inaugural class of . These 20 civic leaders have carried out inspiring work around the world. Now, they’ll come together to collaborate, exchange ideas, and inspire a wave of civic innovation. Meet the Fellows:
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The Obama Foundation Apr 4
This week—50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed— and sat down with a group of young men for an roundtable to talk about Dr. King's legacy and the courage it takes to stand up for what you believe in:
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Barack Obama Mar 25
Incredible to have a Chicago team in the Final Four. I’ll take that over an intact bracket any day! Congratulations to everybody - let’s keep it going!
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Barack Obama Mar 24
Michelle and I are so inspired by all the young people who made today’s marches happen. Keep at it. You’re leading us forward. Nothing can stand in the way of millions of voices calling for change.
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Barack Obama Mar 19
Our most important task as a nation is to make sure all our young people can achieve their dreams. We’ve started this work with , but there’s so much more all of us have to do—government, private sector, academia & community leaders—to change the odds for our kids.
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Barack Obama Mar 19
In Singapore with young people who are advocating for education, empowering young women, and getting involved all over Southeast Asia with a profoundly optimistic commitment to building the world they want to see.
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Barack Obama Mar 15
41: I like the competition. And the loyalty to the home team. - 44
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Barack Obama Mar 15
Congrats to and Sister Jean for a last-second upset - I had faith in my pick!
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Barack Obama Mar 14
Just because I have more time to watch games doesn’t mean my picks will be better, but here are my brackets this year:
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Barack Obama Mar 14
Have fun out there among the stars.
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Barack Obama Mar 12
Four years ago, and I had the privilege to host Lt. Cmdr. Dan Cnossen and his fellow Paralympians and Olympians at the White House. Today, we’re so proud of him for winning gold and silver - while still representing the red, white, and blue.
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Barack Obama Feb 27
I got my start holding community meetings in Chicago, so it was fun to be home for one tonight. Michelle and I want the world to come together on the South Side at a place built with local ideas, values, and hopes. That’s the and Presidential Center.
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Barack Obama Feb 22
Young people have helped lead all our great movements. How inspiring to see it again in so many smart, fearless students standing up for their right to be safe; marching and organizing to remake the world as it should be. We've been waiting for you. And we've got your backs.
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Barack Obama Feb 21
Billy Graham was a humble servant who prayed for so many - and who, with wisdom and grace, gave hope and guidance to generations of Americans.
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Barack Obama Feb 15
We are grieving with Parkland. But we are not powerless. Caring for our kids is our first job. And until we can honestly say that we're doing enough to keep them safe from harm, including long overdue, common-sense gun safety laws that most Americans want, then we have to change.
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Barack Obama Feb 14
Happy Valentine’s Day, . You make every day and every place better.
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Michelle Obama Feb 14
Happy to my one and only, . To celebrate the occasion, I’m dedicating a little Valentine’s Day playlist to you! 💝
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Barack Obama Jan 15
Dr. King was 26 when the Montgomery bus boycott began. He started small, rallying others who believed their efforts mattered, pressing on through challenges and doubts to change our world for the better. A permanent inspiration for the rest of us to keep pushing towards justice.
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Barack Obama Dec 29
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All across America people chose to get involved, get engaged and stand up. Each of us can make a difference, and all of us ought to try. So go keep changing the world in 2018.
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