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Word-searchable text of Michelle Obama's Princeton thesis

Below is a word-searchable text of Michelle Obama’s Princeton thesis unearthed by Politico. For a PDF copy, click here.

Princeton-Educated Blacks and the Black Community… 14,073 more words

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[caption id="attachment_5755" align="alignnone" width="584"]Michelle Obama Michelle Obama[/caption]Click on the link in the original post and read a paper written by an affirmative action graduate of Princeton University--someone whose married name is Michele Obama. Naturally, the thesis is about her blackness. "When I first set out to examine the attitudes of the respondents towards Blacks and Whites, I believed that the extent to which a respondent identified with the Black com- munity would determine that individual’s attitudes. In de- fining the concept of identification or the ability to identify with the Black community, I based my definition on the premise that there is a distinctive Black culture very different from White culture. Elements of Black culture which make it unique from White culture such as its music, its language, the struggles and a “consciousness” shared by its people may be attributed to the injustices and oppres- sions suffered by this race of people which are not compara- ble to the experiences of any other race of people through this country’s history. However, with the increasing inte- gration of Blacks into the mainstream society, many “inte- grated Blacks” have lost touch with the Black culture in their attempts to become adjusted and comfortable in their new culture–the White culture. Some of these Blacks are no longer able to enjoy the qualities which make Black culture so unique or are unable to openly share their culture with other Blacks because they have become so far removed from these experiences and, in some instances, ashamed of them as a result of their integration."

The Obamas attend a Jay Z & Beyonce concert!

Last night marked another date of Jay Z & Beyoncé’s On The Run Tour…

…and they were joined by First Lady Michelle Obama and her daughters!!! 172 more words

Michelle Obama and girls caught in selfie at Beyoncé concert

First Lady Michelle Obama took her girls, Malia, 16, and Sasha, 13, to Beyoncé’s and Jay Z’s On the Run tour concert in Chicago Thursday night. 228 more words


Michelle Obama partners with Big Food company

Michelle Obama’s effort to slim down America’s youth has struck a “potentially transformative” deal with a major agriculture company.

DailyLeak.org reports the first lady is teaming up with Monsanto to promote “‘healthy’ genetically modified food to children.” The company has agreed to spend $50 million on the effort over five years. 94 more words


Rise and Shine

On This Day: Senator Barack Obama waves as he arrives at Heathrow airport on July 25, 2008 in London. It was the last leg of a trip that took in Kuwait, Afghanistan, Iraq, Jordan, the West Bank, Israel, Germany, France and Britain. 2,279 more words

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First Lady Michelle Obama Was Back In Chicago Last Night!

First Lady Michelle Obama was in town last night, but it cost anywhere between $500 bucks and $20 grand in order to see her.

She was speaking at a Democratic fundraiser on the Gold Coast yesterday and after they Michelle and her daughters were rumored to be headed to the Beyonce/Jay-z concert at Soldier Field. 66 more words