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Obama Encourages Trans Activist To ‘Find Your Voice’

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President Obama must have realized that our country is beyond repair, because now he’s saving other countries instead. As part of his work with the Obama Foundation, Baracky traveled to New Delhi, India last weekend to host a town hall meeting for young people about activism and being an active citizen. In the middle of…

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Obama, Kimmel Commemorate World AIDS Day

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Today, December 1 is World AIDS Day. In conjunction with Jimmy Kimmel Live, President Obama made videotaped statements to observe the day and motivate viewers to continue a vigilant fight against the disease. “This World AIDS Day, everyone has a role to play. Jimmy Kimmel’s not just a talk-show host, he’s an activist. Bono’s not…

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Barack Obama’s Official Portrait Artist is Talented and Queer AF

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After every President finishes his (or her) term, they are expected to sit for an official portrait that will eventually be displayed in the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. While past Presidents have opted for staid, conservative portraitists, Barack Obama has chosen an openly queer artist who specializes in realistic depictions of black subjects. Nigerian-American painter…

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Michelle Obama On Rising Above Bigotry And Sexism In The White House

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In a very candid speech, Michelle Obama revealed how deeply she was hurt by the racist and sexist vitriol she experienced during her eight years in the White House. The former first lady admitted to a packed crowd that while enduring the hateful bigotry, “the shards that cut me deepest were the ones that intended…

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