Tag Archives: Obama

‘Biden’s not gonna…’: Fox’s Rachel Campos-Duffy makes huge claim about Michelle Obama on 2024 presidential election

By | 05/29/2023

Rachel Campos-Duffy has been called out for her predictions regarding Michelle Obama’s interest in running for 2024 presidential election. Former first lady Michelle Obama(REUTERS) On Friday’s episode of “The Five, Campos-Duffy had claimed that Michelle will plunge herself as a Democratic Party candidate to take on Republican frontrunner and former USA President Donald Trump. “Well,… Read More »

Barack Obama is ‘Very Supportive’ of WGA Strike

By | 05/26/2023

Barack Obama on Thursday expressed his support for the Writers Guild of America as their strike nears its second month. At the start of a LinkedIn livestream event promoting his new Netflix docuseries “Working: What We Do All Day,” the former president spoke of the importance of writers in the entertainment industry.  “I know there… Read More »

Barack Obama Says Striking Writers Deserve “Fair Share” From Studios & Streamers; Ex-POTUS Promoting Netflix ‘Working’ Docuseries

By | 05/26/2023

The Writers Guild of America is getting even more Oval Office support. First it was Joe Biden, and now Barack Obama has offered backing to striking scribes again Expanding on comments he made online back on May 17 when his Working: What We Do All Day docuseries on Netflix, the 44th POTUS started off a… Read More »

Former US President, Barack Obama pens heartfelt tribute to music icon Tina Turner

By | 05/25/2023

Former United States President Barack Obama has penned a touching tribute to music icon Tina Turner, following her death, at age 83, on Wednesday, May 24.   While remembering the singer on his social media accounts, the 61-year-old politician described the late legend as ‘raw’ and ‘powerful.’ ‘She was unstoppable. And she was unapologetically herself—speaking… Read More »

Obama Mourns Tina Turner

By | 05/25/2023

By Itunu Azeez Kareem 25 May 2023   |   10:41 am Former American President, Barack Obama, has mourned the late Tina Turner who passed away last night. Obama wrote on his Twitter page. “Tina Turner was raw. She was powerful. She was unstoppable. And she was unapologetically herself—speaking and singing her truth through joy… Read More »

World Reacts To Tina Turner’s Death: President Biden, Mick Jagger, Oprah, Barack Obama, Questlove, Diana Ross, Brian Wilson And More Pay Tribute

By | 05/25/2023

The news that Tina Turner passed away today brought swift reaction from some of the biggest names in music, sports, television and politics. President Joe Biden issued a statement Wednesday afternoon: Before she was the Queen of Rock and Roll, Tina Turner was a farmer’s daughter in Tennessee. As a child, she sang in the… Read More »

‘There’s A Need To Tackle Employment For Long-Term Sustainability’, Tata Chairman Chandra Tells Obama

By | 05/22/2023

In the documentary, Chandrasekaran underlines his firm belief in the potential of technology to address societal challenges and create inclusive growth. Chandrasekaran’s insights on job creation are part of a just-released Netflix documentary series titled ‘Working: What We Do All Day’, in which he engages in a candid conversation with former US President Barack Obama… Read More »

Former US president Barack Obama among 500 Americans banned by Russia

By | 05/20/2023

In response to a new round of U.S. sanctions, Russia announced Friday that it was banning 500 Americans from entering the country, including former President Barack Obama and comedian Stephen Colbert. Former US president Barack Obama. The list released by the Foreign Ministry did not specify complaints against each individual. But the ministry said the… Read More »

Chicago-area man whose life sentence commuted by Obama charged with attempted murder

By | 05/20/2023

A Chicago-area man who had his life sentence in prison commuted by then-President Barack Obama in 2015, faces more prison time after being charged with attempted murder in connection with a freeway shooting.  Alton Mills, 54, faces three counts of attempted murder after someone in a vehicle shot at another car on Interstate 57 on… Read More »

Russia Bans Barack Obama Among 500 Americans After US Imposes Sanctions

By | 05/20/2023

Moscow: Russia on Friday said it banned entry to 500 Americans, including former president Barack Obama, in response to sanctions imposed by Washington. “In response to the anti-Russian sanctions regularly imposed by the Biden administration… entry into the Russian Federation is closed for 500 Americans,” the foreign ministry said, adding that Obama was among those… Read More »

Obama, Clapper were briefed on reports of Clinton campaign’s Russia collusion narrative, Durham report shows

By | 05/20/2023

Former President Barack Obama and his director of national intelligence, James Clapper, were both briefed in 2016 on reports that then-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton planned to vilify Donald Trump by claiming he was colluding with Russia to win the election, according to the final report from Special Counsel John Durham’s investigation into the original Trump-Russia… Read More »

Russia says 500 Americans to be banned, list includes Obama – Times of India

By | 05/19/2023

Russia’s foreign ministry on Friday said former US President Barack Obama was among 500 Americans citizens who would be banned in response to the latest round of sanctions announced by Washington.In a statement, the ministry also said Russia had refused the latest US request for consular access to detained reporter Evan Gershkovich, who faces spying… Read More »

Michelle Obama Launches Food And Drink Brand Aimed At Improving Child Nutrition

By | 05/04/2023

Michelle Obama, who advocated children’s health and nutrition during her tenure as the first lady of the United States, recently announced the launch of her new food-and-beverage brand PLEZi Nutrition. Reports in multiple news outlets state that she is working as the co-founder and strategic advisor for the company that focuses on offering low-sugar, nutrient-dense… Read More »

Barack Obama lectures about ‘widespread disinformation’ on World Press Freedom Day: ‘Truth matters’

By | 05/04/2023

On World Press Freedom Day Wednesday, a video was posted on Twitter of former President Barack Obama lecturing about “widespread disinformation” and the need for journalists to create “an information environment” to support democracy. Obama had previously recorded the video for a conference on democracy held by the Columbia Journalism School in late April. In the… Read More »

Michelle Obama Joins Bruce Springsteen On Vocals, Tambourine During Spain Show

By | 05/01/2023

Former First Lady Michelle Obama joined Bruce Springsteen during his April 28 concert in Barcelona, belting out “Glory Days” while banging a tambourine. Obama sang with Patti Scialfa and actress Kate Capshaw on stage. Michelle and husband Barack were in Spain with director Steven Spielberg and Capshaw and spent the day sightseeing ahead of Springsteen’s… Read More »

Epstein’s private calendar reveals planned meetings with Obama admin official, CIA chief

By | 04/30/2023

Jeffrey Epstein’s newly-revealed private calendar showed scheduled meetings with the current CIA director, a college president and attorney who served in the Obama administration, according to a report published Sunday. New documents, which belonged to the rich convicted pedophile and were obtained by The Wall Street Journal, showed planned meetings with a slew of prominent… Read More »

Barack Obama, Steven Spielberg And Bruce Springsteen Surprise Staff At Barcelona Restaurant

By | 04/30/2023

Barack Obama, Steven Spielberg and Bruce Springsteen at Amar Restaurant. Former US President Barack Obama, along with film director Steven Spielberg and singer Bruce Springsteen, surprised the staff members at a Barcelona restaurant, as per a report in The Guardian.  The employees at Amar restaurant in Barcelona were left in shock on Thursday night as… Read More »

Mann Ki Baat 100th Edition: PM Recalls Episode With Barack Obama, Says It Was Discussed All Over The World

By | 04/30/2023

PM Modi was joined by the then US President Barack Obama in a special programme of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ in January 2015. (Photo: Twitter/@DDNewslive) Mann Ki Baat @100: One of the big moments of his radio programme Mann Ki Baat that PM Modi recalled on Sunday was his special episode with the then US President… Read More »

Previously unseen photos show Obama White House at time of Bin Laden raid

By | 04/29/2023

Almost exactly 12 years to the day since Barack Obama authorised the raid in Pakistan that killed Osama bin Laden, a cache of previously unseen pictures of events in the White House around the raid was obtained by the Washington Post. Related: ‘To give him space’: Biden reveals why he told Obama to wait on… Read More »

Michelle Obama Joins Bruce Springsteen Onstage During Barcelona Concert

By | 04/29/2023

Michelle Obama played tambourine alongside “Indiana Jones” star Kate Capshaw and E Street Band member Patti Scialfa as he sang “Glory Days” during the show at Lluís Companys Olympic Stadium. The trio smiled as they played tamborines with the band while Springsteen, at one point in the song, walked over to Obama and played guitar… Read More »

Dream dinner party guests: Obama, Springsteen and Spielberg delight Barcelona restaurant staff

By | 04/29/2023

Staff at a Barcelona restaurant were left amazed when a mysterious last-minute booking turned out to be for the former US president Barack Obama along with film director Steven Spielberg and singer Bruce Springsteen. After dining on Thursday evening at the Palace Hotel’s Amar restaurant, the trio posed for a photograph with employees. The picture… Read More »

Obama ‘running White House’ as Biden accused of pushing woke agenda

By | 04/29/2023

American doctor Carole Lieberman has reignited a conspiracy theory that Joe Biden is taking directions from former president Barack Obama as he secretly runs the White House from behind the scenes. It came when GB News presenter Mark Dolan asked her this evening: “Why does it matter if he [Biden] is a bit wobbly if… Read More »

Secret Service swoops in after death threat made against Obama

By | 04/28/2023

Secret Service agents stepped in after Barack Obama was issued a series of grim death threats. Throughout January and February, a Twitter user made a series of violent threats to the former President, prompting an agent to step in. “I will kill Barack Hussein Obama until death in a field of battle,” the Twitter said… Read More »

Barack Obama To Spotlight In New Netflix Documentary. Watch Trailer

By | 04/28/2023

“I’m excited to share the trailer for ‘Working,’” Obama tweeted. Washington: Barack Obama will be back in the public view next month, in a Netflix-produced documentary series whose trailer was released Thursday, in which the former US president explores the role of work in Americans’s lives. “I’m excited to share the trailer for ‘Working,’” Obama… Read More »