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Generation Obama

Some May Call It Unemployment, But I Say It's Early Retirement

Ilana Ross | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ilana Ross

Some people work their whole lives to reach the golden age of "65," when they can finally kick back and enjoy the time they have left. But my philosophy is, why wait so long to be happy?

RED the Book: How to Turn Teenage All-About-Me-ism into Altruism

Amy Goldwasser | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amy Goldwasser

Obama's call to service for Martin Luther King, Jr., Day was two weeks ago today. But to my generation, I'm afraid it may as well have been issued by Abe Lincoln. It's already history.

This Is a Call

Daniel Kohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Kohn

This is a call to you, Generation Obama. We must show the equal enthusiasm to our communities as we did in getting out the vote.

Will We Electronically Neuter The President?

Dwayne Raymond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dwayne Raymond

The Bush administration never reached out via web. In reality, Bush largely disregarded the internet because he didn't comprehend its magnitude. Or perhaps he did?

We May Be Screwed, but I'm Still Thankful

Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katherine Goldstein

"May you live in interesting times" is supposed to be a curse, but I think it sounds sexy and dangerous. This year certainly has been both -- I'm thankful I've gotten a front row seat.

Obama Generation

Nicolaus Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nicolaus Mills

My students may not think of themselves as "Generation O," but what they see in Obama is someone whose informality, belief in personal disclosure, and fondness for teamwork parallels theirs.

Barack's Ballyhooed Youth Brigade Should Be Asking: "Dude, Where's My Congress?"

John Seery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Seery

The 111th Congress, when it convenes on January 6th, will be the oldest in our nation's history. Each of the last five Congresses has, successively, set a new record as the oldest our country has ever seen.

Generation O: Obama Ushers In New Youth Movement

NYTimes | Damien Cave | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Only a Fugees-loving, pick-up-basketball-playing, biracial president-elect would send supporters an e-mail message on election night that said: "I'm a...

A Tribute to Generation O

Rick Ayers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Ayers

The youth movement, the youth uprising, that was the Obama base campaign was something much greater, much more significant than even Obama himself.

NY: Iraq Key Issue For Obama Supporters

Alexandra Zendrian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Alexandra Zendrian

The last debate between the two Democrat candidates before Super Tuesday was held on Thursday, January 31, 2008 in Los Angeles at the Kodak Theater. O...