Tag: Obama

Organizing For America’s Harlem Grassroots Campaign Tactic Training

Organizing For America’s Harlem Grassroots Campaign Tactic Training

Organizing for America, the successor organization to Obama for America, is building on the movement that elected President Obama by empowering communities across the country to bring about our agenda of change. On Sunday, April 25th, Organizing for America’s New York City leadership will be in Harlem to discuss the President’s agenda and plans for [...]

April 21, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Film — Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child

Film — Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child

I was checking out the Brooklyn Museum’s website and noticed Conversation and Book Signing with Shepard Fairey. I first learned of Fairey because of the famous Obama Hope poster which inspired many variations.

April 4, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Cornel West and Carl Dix on The Ascendancy of Obama

Cornel West and Carl Dix on The Ascendancy of Obama

Revolution Books Presents **** The Ascendancy of Obama … And the Continued Need for Resistance & Liberation **** A Dialogue Between Cornel West and Carl Dix**

July 13, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Organizing for America’s Harlem Sub-Group Health Care Reform Canvassing Event

Organizing for America’s Harlem Sub-Group Health Care Reform Canvassing Event

Organizing for America, the volunteer organization created by President Obama is having an event to support the president’s health care agenda for affordable, quality health care in Harlem. They are looking for volunteers to help. In recognition of NATIONAL HIV TESTING DAY, they are hosting a FREE health clinic that will include HIV, STD, TB, [...]

June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch From Harlem June 3, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem June 3, 2009

Rangel Apologizes for Remark About Obama Visiting Harlem President Obama declares June ‘LGBT Pride Month’ Obama a Pragmatist, Risk Taker in Choosing Sotomayor Obama picks GOP congressman to head Army President Obama and Michelle’s picture perfect marriage wasn’t always so, says new book ‘Renegade’ Obama ‘Hope’ artist has 14 Boston charges dropped Obama Signs Bill [...]

June 3, 2009 | 1 Comment More
Obama Watch From Harlem–April 22, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem–April 22, 2009

Obama To Celebrate 100th Day In St. Louis Obama signs bill expanding national service programs On Earth Day, Obama pushes ambitious climate agenda WaPo laments Barack Obama’s blind black followers Obama Doesn’t Plan to Reopen NAFTA Talks Obama invites Israeli, Egyptian and Palestinian leaders for talks Picking Letters, 10 a Day, That Reach Obama Obama [...]

April 22, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch From Harlem–April 20, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem–April 20, 2009

Obama Targets Credit-Card Fees Paranoid Right-Wingers See Obama’s Volunteer Service Project as Sinister Plot to ‘Re-Educate’ Americans Struggling to Keep His Senate Seat, Dodd Gets Help From Obama Obama defends boycott of UN racism meeting Obama Hangs Vouchers Out To Dry Obama defends greeting Hugo Chavez Gift to Obama rockets book’s sales UC Riverside scientist [...]

April 20, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch From Harlem–April 17, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem–April 17, 2009

Bo Obama to star in children’s book Obama Vows To Rewrite, Simplify ‘Monstrous’ US Tax Code Tax Day: Tea Parties Galore & Obama’s 1040 Jindal to Cheney: Lay off Obama Obama Seeks High-Speed Rail System Across U.S. Race Bias in Obama Era Reaches Court That Seeks Colorblind U.S. Obama Takes Aim at Finances of Three [...]

April 17, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch From Harlem–April 1, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem–April 1, 2009

Obama’s health nominee Sebelius reveals tax errors President Barack Obama flies in to fortress London for G20 Obama’s aunt becomes symbol in immigration debate Obama Honors the Coiner of a Slogan Heard Round the World Obama and Medvedev seek new era in U.S.-Russia ties Obama Seeks G-20 Accord on Approach to Tax Havens Oprah Goes [...]

April 1, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Republican Revolt Against Obama and His Democratic Administration

Republican Revolt Against Obama and His Democratic Administration

Republicans all over the country find themselves backed into an ideological and political corner: their dogma has brought the country, and their party, to ruin. The candidate they called an evil, terrorist-loving, foreign-born socialist is in office and widely popular, while they and their beliefs are reduced to irrelevant minority status. If you thought they [...]

March 22, 2009 | 0 Comments More
GQ Interviews RNC Chairman Michael Steele

GQ Interviews RNC Chairman Michael Steele

GQ questions in bold. Steele on Connecting with the Hip Hop Community I was kinda expecting hip-hop to be playing in here today. Aw, sh-. It’s on my, uh, computer there. I haven’t pulled it up yet, but I’ll get a little bit goin’ in a second or two. Okay, so tell me about this [...]

March 21, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch From Harlem–March 13, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem–March 13, 2009

Obama Car About to Get Repo’d Obama appointee on leave after FBI raid Media Pans Obama Over Earmarks Michelle Obama Shines Her Spotlight on Military Families Obama’s Debt to New Orleans Obama Defends Agenda as More Than Recession Obama Considering Guard Troops on Texas-Mexico Border Smiley Holds Obama — And You — Accountable Obama Calls [...]

March 13, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch From Harlem–March 11, 2009

Obama Watch From Harlem–March 11, 2009

Why Some Black Leaders ‘Hate’ President Obama Obama Creates White House Women’s Council Obama backs teacher merit pay, charter schools Obama calls violence in Darfur ‘not acceptable’ 50 days in, Obama juggles crises

March 11, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch March 6, 2009

Obama Watch March 6, 2009

President Obama Takes on the Defense Contractors; “We’re Spending Money on Things We Don’t Need” Alicia Keys Poses as First Lady Michelle Obama Rush Limbaugh Challenges President Obama to a Debate Is Europe Falling Out of Love with Obama? Obama’s Other Gray Matter Obama to make 1st Europe trip as president in March Obama pledges [...]

March 6, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch March 2, 2009

Obama Watch March 2, 2009

Obama Touts Budget at State of the Black Union After watching hoops, Obama takes to the court Criticism rains on Obama’s farm subsidy cut idea Data about Obama’s helicopter breached via P2P? Obama to visit Prague on April 5: Czech PM Biggest obstacle for Obama: Congress Mayor to quit over Obama watermelon e-mail Cashing in [...]

March 2, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch February 27, 2009

Obama Watch February 27, 2009

Obama’s Speech: 52 Million-Plus TV Viewers American reaction mixed on Obama budget Three Small Business Owners Who Love Obama’s Stimulus Michelle Obama: First dog arriving in April Obama Gaffe: America Didn’t Invent Automobile Michelle Obama Goes Sleeveless, Again Obama proposes new wireless spectrum fee Obama seeks $634B over 10 years for health care Will Obama [...]

February 27, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch February 25, 2009

Obama Watch February 25, 2009

George Clooney Skips Oscars for Obama Murdoch Says Sorry Over Obama Cartoon Obama calls for health-care reform in 2009 GOP’s Jindal calls Obama’s plan irresponsible Obama seeks to cut cost of big weapon systems Obama questions presidential helicopter project Obama Assures Nation: ‘We Will Rebuild’ Pakistan sees ‘hope’ in Obama approach Members of Congress twitter [...]

February 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Obama Watch February 23, 2009

Obama Watch February 23, 2009

Stevie Wonder, Earth, Wind And Fire to Rock the White House Obama to name watchdog to oversee stimulus outlays Obama Finds Resistance in His Party on Addressing Social Security Obama’s Critics: 2012 Contenders? Cartoonists treading lightly when drawing Obama Transportation agency: Obama will not pursue mileage tax Michelle Obama African American History Month Celebration First [...]

February 23, 2009 | 0 Comments More