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Farewell to Lawlessness - City Journal;

Farewell to Lawlessness - City Journal

City JournalFarewell to LawlessnessCity JournalThe media spun President Obama's Tuesday night farewell address as a call to unity. But the speech's setting and Obama's words about the Constitution were a reminder of how his presidency deepened divisions within the nation. In the modern era, ...and more »

Donna Brazile: I Pray America Takes Barack Obama's Legacy to Heart - TIME;

Donna Brazile: I Pray America Takes Barack Obama's Legacy to Heart - TIME

TIMEDonna Brazile: I Pray America Takes Barack Obama's Legacy to HeartTIMEChange is a two-way street. As America begins to cope with the jarring changes coming in the near future, it will be useful and wise for our leaders to remember the lessons of the last eight years, and to consider the ways President Obama's ...and more »

A Farewell to Fare Well..I'm Just Saying - Guardian Liberty Voice;

A Farewell to Fare Well..I'm Just Saying - Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceA Farewell to Fare Well..I'm Just SayingGuardian Liberty VoicePresident Barack Obama's Farewell address to the people in his hometown of Chicago and the millions of viewers who watched it on the many media outlets around the country was scintillating. Yes, it was brilliant, exciting, skillful and clever! This ...and more »

Looking Back on Barack - Project Syndicate;

Looking Back on Barack - Project Syndicate

Project SyndicateLooking Back on BarackProject SyndicateBASEL – Any assessment of Barack Obama's eight-year US presidency should start at the beginning: his first inauguration, on January 20, 2009. The US economy was in free-fall: financial markets had seized up, GDP was shrinking, and employment was ...and more »

Obama says farewell? Don't kid yourself: Kevin O'Brien - cleveland.com;

Obama says farewell? Don't kid yourself: Kevin O'Brien - cleveland.com

cleveland.comObama says farewell? Don't kid yourself: Kevin O'Briencleveland.comObama still preaches hope in his final speech as president OBAMA Makes plea for engaged electorate President Barack Obama wipes his tears as he speaks at McCormick Place in Chicago on Tuesday, giving his presidential farewell address. But he'll find ...and more »

Americans Approve Of Barack Obama's Legacy But Don't Necessarily Want To See It Continue - Huffington Post;

Americans Approve Of Barack Obama's Legacy But Don't Necessarily Want To See It Continue - Huffington Post

Huffington PostAmericans Approve Of Barack Obama's Legacy But Don't Necessarily Want To See It ContinueHuffington PostThe president is leaving office on a high note, but many hope his successor will take a different direction. By Ariel Edwards-Levy. 590. 63. This piece is part of a series on Obama's legacy that The Huffington Post will be publishing over the next week.and more »

Barack Obama's original sin: America's post-racial illusion - The Guardian

Barack Obama's original sin: America's post-racial illusionThe GuardianIn the first hours of the new year in 2009, just weeks before Barack Obama was to be inaugurated as the next president, shots rang out in Oakland, California. A transit officer named Johannes Mehserle shot an unarmed 22-year-old black man who lay ...and more »

The Comforting Fictions of Obama's Farewell Speech - Reason;

The Comforting Fictions of Obama's Farewell Speech - Reason

ReasonThe Comforting Fictions of Obama's Farewell SpeechReasonObama sounded the same haughty notes on his way out as he did on the way in. David Harsanyi | January 13, 2017. EMAIL · SHARE · Facebook; Twitter; Tumblr; StumbleUpon; Digg; Delicious; Reddit; Google; Linkedin; Kindle. PRINT. Watching President ...and more »

Energy Freedom 2017 - Forbes;

Energy Freedom 2017 - Forbes

ForbesEnergy Freedom 2017ForbesPresident-elect Donald Trump's plan to make America truly great inspires a simple but profound New Year's resolution: Bolster America's energy sector to unleash the U.S. economy. As Trump takes on that goal, he should keep four main tenets in mind: ...and more »

We Can't Forget All The 'Scandals' Of The Obama White House - Huffington Post;

We Can't Forget All The 'Scandals' Of The Obama White House - Huffington Post

Huffington PostWe Can't Forget All The 'Scandals' Of The Obama White HouseHuffington PostThis piece is part of a series on Obama's legacy that The Huffington Post will be publishing over the next week. One of the lowest points of Barack Obama's presidency came in late spring 2013, when the White House was involved in a trio of ...and more »

Thank You, President Obama - MTV.com;

Thank You, President Obama - MTV.com

MTV.comThank You, President ObamaMTV.com“It has been the greatest honor of my life to serve as your president,” President Obama said during his farewell address on Tuesday night. No, President Obama, I thought. It has been the greatest honor of my life to have you serve as my president.and more »

A look back at Barack Obama's presidency - Newsday;

A look back at Barack Obama's presidency - Newsday

NewsdayA look back at Barack Obama's presidencyNewsdayPresident Barack Obama speaks on Jan. 19, 2012, during a campaign event at The Apollo Theater in Manhattan. Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Jewel Samad. advertisement | advertise on newsday. Barack Obama swept into the White House on a ...and more »

Growing Up Obama: Malia and Sasha Through the Years - TIME;

Growing Up Obama: Malia and Sasha Through the Years - TIME

TIMEGrowing Up Obama: Malia and Sasha Through the YearsTIMEIn his farewell speech on January 10, after he professed his love and gratitude for his wife Michelle Obama, President Obama thanked his children, acknowledging what is surely one of the most unusual and rare upbringings one could imagine: growing up ...and more »

THE BEST ADVICE - TIME;

THE BEST ADVICE - TIME

TIMETHE BEST ADVICETIMEKEENAN: It wasn't right at the start, but I remember the first time I flew with the President on Marine One. You still want to do your job, especially when you're around him, so I was replying to emails. He just kind of put his hand on my arm and said ...and more »

With Barack Obama's exit the US is losing a saint. But a sinner may make a better president - The Guardian;

With Barack Obama's exit the US is losing a saint. But a sinner may make a better president - The Guardian

The GuardianWith Barack Obama's exit the US is losing a saint. But a sinner may make a better presidentThe GuardianIf a good man like Barack Obama fails to deliver on his promises, is it inevitable that a bad man like Donald Trump will do worse? Play Video. Play. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Fullscreen. Mute. This is a modal ...and more »

5 Things You Learn Working at the White House - TIME;

5 Things You Learn Working at the White House - TIME

TIME5 Things You Learn Working at the White HouseTIMEEveryone learns on the job, but when you work at the White House the lessons are plentiful and often unexpected. Here is a selection of lessons White House staffers who worked for Barack Obama say they learned as they navigated their jobs over the last ...and more »

How to Stay Sane While Working in the World's Most Powerful Office - TIME;

How to Stay Sane While Working in the World's Most Powerful Office - TIME

TIMEHow to Stay Sane While Working in the World's Most Powerful OfficeTIMEEveryone craves some balance between work and a personal life. But how do you balance your job and personal life when you are always on call because you work for the President of the United States? White House aides to President Obama gave us some ...and more »

Farewell, my black president: Barack Obama sounds a note of hope, and a note of warning - Salon;

Farewell, my black president: Barack Obama sounds a note of hope, and a note of warning - Salon

SalonFarewell, my black president: Barack Obama sounds a note of hope, and a note of warningSalonCHICAGO — Somewhere in another dimension of the multiverse, I hope that President Barack Obama returned home to Chicago to give his farewell address. As his music began, Obama walked up to the podium and paused. He looked to the crowd at the ...and more »

12 Little-Known Facts About Michelle Obama That Will Make You Love Her Even More - Huffington Post;

12 Little-Known Facts About Michelle Obama That Will Make You Love Her Even More - Huffington Post

Huffington Post12 Little-Known Facts About Michelle Obama That Will Make You Love Her Even MoreHuffington PostIt's never a right time to say goodbye, but unfortunately our time with Michelle Obama as First Lady of the United States is coming to an end. Throughout her eight years as first lady, we've witnessed her passion for ensuring young girls across the ...and more »

David J. Johns: Thanks for Making Me Feel All the Feels, President Obama - The Root;

David J. Johns: Thanks for Making Me Feel All the Feels, President Obama - The Root

The RootDavid J. Johns: Thanks for Making Me Feel All the Feels, President ObamaThe RootPresident Barack Obama wipes away a tear as he speaks during his farewell address in Chicago on Jan. 10, 2017. JOSHUA LOTT/AFP/Getty Images. The illustrious poet Maya Angelou taught me that most often, people will forget what you say; they may ...and more »