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New York Times Makes A Doozy Of A Slip About Ivanka Trump

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.05.2017 | Politics

Make no mistake: Ivanka Trump has a very close relationship with her father. But she’s not his wife. The New York Times made that mistake in a Wedne...

Entertainment Weeklies Are Cozying Up To Trump First Family

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.30.2017 | Entertainment

It’s nearly February 2017, Donald Trump is the 45th president, and checkout counter weeklies are singing praises of the new first family. Cute photo...

Twitter Turned Election Day Into 'Obama Day' To Celebrate The First Family

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 11.09.2016 | Black Voices

While some Americans are excited to head to the polls and vote this Election Day, others are sad that we’re nearing the end of Barack Obama’s pres...

The President, a Muir & the Buffalo Soldiers in Yosemite This Weekend?!

Audrey Peterman | Posted 06.15.2016 | Green
Audrey Peterman

Wow!! The very thought fills me with ecstasy. They say time is circular, not linear, and the time has come around again for a President of the United ...

'Southside With You' Trailer: The Obamas Go On Their First Date

Entertainment Weekly | Taryn Finley | Posted 04.29.2016 | Black Voices

The Sundance indie Southside With You is your classic boy-meets-girl romance, chronicling one couple’s first date from start to finish. The only cat...

Guns, Politics And That Fake First Family: How To Create A Better World

Cathy Chester | Posted 10.08.2016 | Impact
Cathy Chester

Sometimes I think we're living in some scary, cracked mirror world because it feels as if we're spinning out-of control. Odd, surreal and violent events are taking place every day. At times I have to pinch myself to make sure I'm not dreaming.

What Cosmopolitan's Kardashian cover says about black erasure in America

Lakin Starling | Posted 10.05.2016 | Black Voices
Lakin Starling

In between the lines of the glossy pages touched with the Kardashian spell, the Obamas have been blurred out for a family that has not used their stan-factor to offer any substantial social impact in this country.

Move Over, Taylor Swift, We Have New Squad Goals

The Huffington Post | Dayana Morales Gomez | Posted 07.30.2015 | Politics

Sorry, T. Swift, but Sasha Obama has set the new standard for squad goals. The 14-year-old and two of her friends were photographed boarding and exit...

Nation's 'Father-in-Chief' Bans Phones From The Family Dinner Table

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 07.16.2015 | Technology

President Barack Obama made a simple request Wednesday to young people spending eight hours a day looking at their screens: Please look up. In announc...

Obama Honors Passover, Easter In White House Statements

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 04.03.2015 | Politics

As families around the country prepare to celebrate Passover and Easter in the coming days, President Barack Obama released statements honoring each o...

President Obama, First Family Lead The Way In March Across Selma Bridge

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 03.07.2015 | Black Voices

President Barack Obama and the First Family led the way across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, on Saturday as they reenacted the iconic ma...

Obama 'Very Doubtful' Sasha And Malia Will Seek Public Office

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 03.08.2015 | Politics

Though they will have spent their adolescence in the White House, President Barack Obama said Friday that he's "very doubtful" his daughters, Sasha an...

Michelle Obama Banned Chelsea Clinton's Favorite Dish From The White House

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 02.10.2015 | Politics

Despite her daughters' love of macaroni and cheese, first lady Michelle Obama reveals in a new interview that she barred the boxed treat from the Whit...

What It's Really Like To Grow Up In The White House

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics

Speaking ill of the first daughters resulted in the resignation of a GOP staffer this week, reigniting the conversation about when it is and is not ac...

Michelle Obama: The Fact That Over 58,000 Vets Are Homeless Should 'Horrify' Us

Associated Press | Posted 07.31.2014 | Impact

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama says the statistic that the U.S. has more than 58,000 homeless veterans is "a stain on the soul of this ...

Looking Mighty Silly, Fellas

Posted 12.20.2013 | Travel

The Obamas will once again head to Hawaii for their annual holiday vacation on Friday. The First Family is expected to stay at the same Kailua propert...

Does Having A Black Family In The White House Move The Needle For African-Americans?

Posted 08.15.2013 | Black Voices

Having a black president in the White House may not have brought about the kind of change for African Americans that many anticipated -- just yet. But...

My Summer Vacation: Tanzania or Maine-ia

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 09.07.2013 | Travel
Randee Mia Berman

Don't know much about geometry. But I do know this: Summer = Vacation. It's a simple algebraic equation.

PHOTOS: First Ladies And Kids Throughout History

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.09.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- First lady Abigail Adams famously urged her husband, President John Adams, to "remember the ladies." As Mother's Day approaches and Amer...

GOP Blasts Obama Daughters' Spring Break Trip

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) offered image advice for the first family on a local Iowa radio show Wednesday, criticizing first daughters Sasha and Malia O...

Malia And Sasha Obama's Cutest Moments Of The Year!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.24.2013 | Black Voices

We can't believe it's been a little over four years since Malia and Sasha Obama stole our hearts. The once little girls are now blossoming into quite ...

'1600 Penn' Preview: Meet The Dysfunctional First Family

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 12.18.2012 | TV

NBC gave viewers a sneak peek at their newest comedy, "1600 Penn," before the holidays. The series stars Bill Pullman and Jenna Elfman as the Presiden...

White House Christmas Trees Throughout The Years

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 12.03.2012 | HuffPost Home

Politics aside, they’re all great!

WATCH: Why Michelle Obama Didn't Kiss Her Husband On 'Kiss Cam'

Posted 08.14.2012 | Weddings

Usually kids are embarrassed when they see their parents kiss. Not Malia Obama. The oldest daughter of President Barack Obama and First Lady Mi...

Obama Predicts 'Empty Nest Syndrome' As Daughters Head To Sleep-Away Camp For Summer

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama has admitted that he will "get a little depressed" when his daughters leave for their first summer away from the White House an...