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Rating Barack Obama's Time in the White House - Haaretz

As the U.S. president prepares to leave the world stage, what were his successes and failures? Black Lives Matter, feminist groups, the LGBT community and environmentalists will miss the outgoing president – not so U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan or ...and more »

Obama White House social media, Trump campaign receive expansive archives - Ars Technica

In one of the weirder political coincidences in recent memory, digital archives for President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump launched within hours of each other on Thursday. The Obama Social Media Archive, launched officially by Obama's ...and more »

Obama Was Too Good at Social Media - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Sign up. President Obama has been called the “first social-media president.” It's both a true and a misleading characterization. On the one hand, the Obama White ...and more »

Barack Obama's Shaky Legacy on Human Rights - Foreign Policy (blog)

For all his promises — and a Nobel Peace Prize — the Obama presidency delivered more hope than change. By Kenneth Roth · facebook twitter reddit google-plus email. January 4, 2017. As Donald Trump prepares to take office, many fear a new hostility to ...and more »

Trump to Obama: No more Gitmo transfers - The Hill

President-elect Donald Trump · Donald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for 'serious case of amnesia' after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers ...and more »

Obama To Make His Presidential Farewell Address In Chicago - NPR

President Obama waves at the conclusion of his news conference in the briefing room of the White House on Dec. 16. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption. toggle caption. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP. President Obama waves at the conclusion of his ...and more »

The White House's 10 most memorable social media posts from its new archive of 250000 - CNBC

Today, the White House is unveiling its first social media archive, courtesy of the start-up ArchiveSocial. It features more than 250,000 publicly searchable postings, photos, and videos compiled from more than 100 White House social media profiles ...and more »

Texas iSchool to research White House social media archives - UT News | The University of Texas at Austin

The White House announced on Jan. 5 that Texas iSchool Assistant Professor Amelia Acker will conduct a pair of research and teaching projects using President Barack Obama's complete social media archives. President Obama has been described as the ...and more »

Trump says no more detainees should be released from Guantanamo Bay prison - Washington Post

President-elect Donald Trump called Tuesday for the end of all detainee releases from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, saying in a tweet that those who remain are “extremely dangerous people” who “should not be allowed back onto the ...and more »

The presidency of Barack Obama in pictures - Deutsche Welle

As Barack Obama's presidency comes to a close, DW looks back on his time in the White House. From health care reforms to a White House lit in the colors of the rainbow, here are many of the moments that mattered. USA | Inaugural Ball 2009 | Michelle ...and more »