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Understanding The Formation Of President Obama’s Identity Through Ralph Ellison’s ‘Invisible Man’

Understanding The Formation Of President Obama’s Identity Through Ralph Ellison’s ‘Invisible Man’

“I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.” By now you have probably seen the Netflix original film ‘Barry’, which tells the story of President Obama‘s early […]

December 30, 2016 ×
“This Is What A Feminist Looks Like”. President Obama Writes Powerful Essay For Glamour Magazine

“This Is What A Feminist Looks Like”. President Obama Writes Powerful Essay For Glamour Magazine

Back in June when the White House held its inaugural United State of Women Summit day-long summit, one of the biggest highlights was President Obama’s speech where he boldly declared: […]

August 10, 2016 ×
Our Highlights From The Inaugural White House ‘United State Of Women’ Summit

Our Highlights From The Inaugural White House ‘United State Of Women’ Summit

ICYMI, the White House just held its very first United State of Women Summit, a day-long event attended by close to 5000 people which brought together some of the most […]

June 21, 2016 ×
President Obama Emphasized The Need For Gender Equality & Activism On His Visit To Vietnam

President Obama Emphasized The Need For Gender Equality & Activism On His Visit To Vietnam

On his recent trip to Vietnam, which carried all sorts of historic and political connotations because of the history surrounding the two countries, President Obama made sure to speak to […]

June 8, 2016 ×
Air Force General Lori Robinson Set To Become The Highest Ranking Woman In US Military History

Air Force General Lori Robinson Set To Become The Highest Ranking Woman In US Military History

The US military made history in 2015 when the Pentagon announced it would open up all combat roles for women. This came on the heels of two women making history […]

April 14, 2016 ×
History-Makers President Obama And Misty Copeland Team Up To Talk About Racism & Female Empowerment

History-Makers President Obama And Misty Copeland Team Up To Talk About Racism & Female Empowerment

One of them became the first African American to hold the title of President of the United States, and the other was the first African American female principal dancer at […]

April 13, 2016 ×
Female Cast Members Of ‘Hamilton’ Perform Feminist Quotes In A Badass, Contemporary Way

Female Cast Members Of ‘Hamilton’ Perform Feminist Quotes In A Badass, Contemporary Way

Everyone has been talking about the viral video of President Obama helping ‘Hamilton’ musical creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda perform a freestyle rap in the Rose Garden of the White […]

March 22, 2016 ×
Obama’s New Proposal To Advance Equal Pay In America Could Ensure More Diversity & Gender Equality

Obama’s New Proposal To Advance Equal Pay In America Could Ensure More Diversity & Gender Equality

In his first act as President of the United States, Barack Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into law in 2009. The Act was an amendment to the […]

February 12, 2016 ×
President Obama Made An Important Speech In Kenya About Women’s Rights

President Obama Made An Important Speech In Kenya About Women’s Rights

While every world leader has their fair share of critics and doesn’t always get it right 100% of the time, we’re just going to put it out there that we […]

July 29, 2015 ×
President Obama Signs ‘Girls Count Act’ Into Law, Designating Foreign Aid To Girl Power

President Obama Signs ‘Girls Count Act’ Into Law, Designating Foreign Aid To Girl Power

President Obama has just signed a major piece of foreign policy legislation that will potentially affect the lives of girls in developing countries all over the world. Dubbed Obama’s “girl […]

July 28, 2015 ×
Get Familiar With Deesha Dyer – The White House’s New Badass Social Secretary

Get Familiar With Deesha Dyer – The White House’s New Badass Social Secretary

It’s no secret that in America and around the world, women in positions of leadership are still battling for equal ground alongside men and it is very rare that women […]

April 24, 2015 ×
And The Grammy For Best Performance Of The Night Goes To…President Obama?!

And The Grammy For Best Performance Of The Night Goes To…President Obama?!

Imma let you finish, but President Obama just upstaged the 2015 Grammys and made it the best Grammys broadcast of all time…ALL TIME. Sorry, we know that Kanye joke is […]

February 9, 2015 ×