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University Of Hawaii Fund Will Honor Obama's Mom

AP | HERBERT A. SAMPLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

HONOLULU — The University of Hawaii Foundation is forming an endowment fund that will honor the late Stanley Ann Dunham, President Barack Obama'...

Obama's Bad Prescription for Indonesia

Amy Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Amy Goodman

We should spend time focusing on Obama's plans for Indonesia, and the possibility that he may restore funding and training for one of the world's most notorious, human-rights-abusing military forces, the Indonesian Kopassus.

Sexism and the Workplace: Have We Come a Long Way (Baby)?

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Vivian Norris

The reality is that, even if you are a female executive at Goldman Sachs, you will never be part of the "boys' club" -- and guess what, it's still a boys' club.

Is Obama Pro-Pakistan and Anti-India?

Sunil Adam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sunil Adam

Being respectful toward Islam or being responsive to Pakistan's predicament doesn't make President Obama anti-Indian. That kind of zero-sum worldview is antithetical to everything he was raised to believe.

Ann Dunham Book "Surviving Against the Odds" Published After Death

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A book written by President Obama's mother is set to be published in November by Duke University Press, the school announced Monday. "Surviving again...

How a Family's Divorce Impacted Obama and Other Presidents

Jill Brooke | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jill Brooke

As a child of divorce, Obama is more likely to be sensitive to policies that protect children and more likely to make family health care coverage a priority, since many divorced women lose their coverage.

What The Inauguration Means To Me

Robert D. Patterson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert D. Patterson

The significance of Obama's inauguration resides in the sweat, blood, and tears shed by our forefathers so that people of all races, creed, and gender could share in the American inheritance.

Dreams From His Mother

Linda Keenan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Keenan

While Obama's mother's personal choices surely cost her children some measure of stability, she also gave them a powerful model for idealism and feminism in action.