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Michelle Obama Said She'd 'Never Forgive' Trump and Now He's Pissed

In a new memoir, she also called him a "misogynist" and wrote that after he was elected, she just tried to "block it all out."
River Donaghey
11.9.18
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
11.6.18
politics

What I Learned Watching Karl Rove and David Axelrod Talk for Five Damn Hours

Surely a webinar taught by two of the most successful campaigners of the 21st century would contain some insight, right? Right?
Eve Peyser
11.2.18
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The Obamas' First Netflix Show Might Be About Trump's Incompetent Government

They just acquired the rights to Michael Lewis's new book, 'The Fifth Risk.'
River Donaghey
10.31.18
Views My Own

Just Like Obama, Trump Seems to Be Giving Up on Ending America's Wars

After sounding like an anti-war candidate at times, Trump has taken a dive into the DC foreign policy swamp.
Harry Cheadle
10.18.18
politics

The Juiciest Parts of Obama's Big Anti-Trump Speech

The former president offered a theory about how the country got where it was, and reminded us this wasn't Coachella.
Eve Peyser
9.7.18
Views My Own

Obama Nostalgia Can't Save Democrats from Trump

Joe Biden and Eric Holder are both looming over the 2020 race, but should they be?
Matt Taylor
7.24.18
Views My Own

'Civility' Is What Gave Us Trump in the First Place

To fight injustice, you need incivility.
Issac J. Bailey
7.10.18
politics

Obama Finally Spoke Out Against Trump's Family Separations, Sort Of

"All of us were strangers once, too," the former president wrote on Facebook.
Harry Cheadle
6.20.18
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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
3.9.18
politics

The Long, Strange Conservative Obsession with Obama's Sexuality

After his official portrait was revealed, far-right websites alleged it contained "secret sperm."
Eve Peyser
2.16.18