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The Obamas Move Into New D.C. Home, POTUS Makes History With Commutations


The moving trucks have arrived and President Obama is making his last rounds at the White House.  Get his final surprises for his staff inside… 341 more words


A Personal Farewell to the Obamas

I’m not going to try to kid anybody, least of all myself, tonight, about 36 hours before we walk into an uncertain but certainly unsettling future as the new administration takes the wheel of our Ship of State. 645 more words


I want to turn it all off, but I can't- Frontline's Divided States of America

I just finished watching the two part Frontline documentary Divided States of America (Part One is here), which recapitulates the history of the Obama administration and the rise of populist rage in this country.   595 more words


Two Speeches Too Many

Earlier this month, two icons of the liberal arts gave a pair of heralded addresses to a rapt audience. Both speeches implicitly repudiated the incoming president while appealing to our better angels. 1,310 more words


Obama won the Jewish vote without winning over the pro-Israel mainstream

WASHINGTON (JTA) – Fraught record on issues of race and anti-Semitism? Check.

Much-hyped meeting to get Benjamin Netanyahu’s hechsher? Check.

Stirring speech at AIPAC to quiet the naysayers? 2,360 more words

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WASHINGTON – In his final session with reporters as president, Barack Obama defended his policy choices on Israel and warned his successor, Donald Trump, to “think through” major shifts that may disrupt the region. 518 more words

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See What People Had To Say About OUR President, Barack Obama

We are under the final days of Barack Obama’s Presidencey. Here’s what celebrities had to say about OUR President.

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He will indefinitely be missed and will go down as the best President of MY lifetime. 9 more words

Barack Obama