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Obama's New Documentary Is Great. It Also Reveals Why He's Out of Touch

'American Factory' on Netflix is a solid film, but Obama's message of finding common ground in an uneven labor dispute ignores working people's realities.
Zeeshan Aleem
8.23.19
WikiLeaks

Chelsea Manning Warns That Trump Will Go After Journalists With “Indictments and Charges”

"Whenever a journalist makes a misstep, I think that they are put on notice now."
Rex Santus
5.16.19
Culture

The Obamas Just Announced Seven New Movies and Series for Netflix

Including a series from 'The Big Short' writer, a Frederick Douglass biopic, and a kids show called 'Listen to Your Vegetables & Eat Your Parents.'
River Donaghey
5.1.19
Culture

It's Been 10 Years Since Obama Was Elected. Here's What It Meant

A reflection on election night 2008 and what it meant for black journalists to see America vote in its first black president.
Wilbert L. Cooper
11.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Obamas Are Officially Making Netflix Shows Now

The former president and first lady just signed a massive deal.
River Donaghey
5.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Obama TV Could Be Headed to Netflix

We might be getting a different kind of presidential television, since Trump TV never came to pass.
River Donaghey
3.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Secret to Obama's Dance Moves Is 'Staying in the Pocket'

The former president talks about dancing onstage with Prince in his upcoming Letterman interview.
VICE Staff
1.12.18
Photography

Barack Obama's Photographer Talks About Life in the White House

We spoke to Pete Souza about his new book and his personal and professional relationship with the former president.
Dipo Faloyin
12.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cat Hair Leads FBI to Woman Who Allegedly Sent a Bomb to Obama

Julia Poff allegedly mailed three explosive devices to the former president, the Texas governor, and the Social Security Administration.
Lauren Messman
11.28.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Obama Slams Trump's DACA Decision as 'Cruel' and 'Wrong'

"This is about whether we are a people who kick hopeful young strivers out of America, or whether we treat them the way we’d want our own kids to be treated."
Drew Schwartz
9.6.17
Photography

Inside White House Photographer Pete Souza’s Photo Book of the Obama Years

In a conversation at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Pete Souza shows an intimate portrait of photographs and personal anecdotes from his last eight years as White House photographer for Barack Obama.
Abby Ronner
8.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Russian Hacking of the US Elections Was Worse Than We Thought

A new report claims the Russians compromised 39 states—nearly twice as many as previously reported.
Drew Schwartz
6.13.17
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