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Michelle Obama's Beautiful Gesture On 9/11

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- Michelle Obama drew a pair of construction paper hands for a project with military children during a 9/11 visit to a USO center at the A...

WATCH: Michelle Obama Speaks Out About Vets Struggling With Suicide

Posted 09.09.2013 | Impact

In an exclusive video for The Huffington Post's "Invisible Casualties" series, first lady Michelle Obama joins Dr. Jill Biden to urge military service...

LOOK: Michelle And Bo Obama Bring Easter Cheer To Military Families

AP | STACY A. ANDERSON | Posted 03.20.2013 | DC

BETHESDA, Md. -- Michelle Obama marked the first day of spring with an early Easter celebration as she handed out holiday treats to military families ...

Michelle Obama To Military Wives: You Are 'Outstanding Role Models'

AP | STACY A. ANDERSON | Posted 05.10.2012 | Impact

WASHINGTON -- First lady Michelle Obama is honoring military mothers and wives for being "outstanding role models" for their children, communities and...

Military Families Week: Time to Stop Keeping Their Struggles at Arm's Length

Arianna Huffington | Posted 06.11.2012 | Impact
Arianna Huffington

I'm delighted that today marks the start of our second annual Military Families Week. All week, we'll feature stories, slideshows and videos (including an exclusive video from the First Lady) that provide glimpses into the lives, stories, and struggles of those who serve and those who love them.

Stuff learned from our Vets and Military Families campaign

Craig Newmark | Posted 01.14.2012 | Impact
Craig Newmark

Okay, in July we did a first experiment helping the groups who support military families and veterans, trying conventional social media methods. We ha...

Stuff learned from our Vets and Military Families campaign

Craig Newmark | Posted 10.30.2011 | Impact
Craig Newmark

Okay, in July we did a first experiment helping the groups who support military families and veterans, trying conventional social media methods. We ha...

Michelle Obama Talks 'Joining Forces' With Hollywood

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 08.13.2011 | Los Angeles

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Michelle Obama wants to see more stories of military families on TV and in movies, so she came to Hollywood to do someth...

Michelle's To-Do List While In LA

Posted 08.13.2011 | Los Angeles

First Lady Michelle Obama is in Los Angeles for just a day, but her to-do list is a mile long. She started the morning in a panel discussion about...

First Lady In LA Today

latimes.com | Posted 08.13.2011 | Los Angeles

Michelle Obama will be in Los Angeles on Monday to boost support for military families and to raise money for her husband's reelection campaign....

Hispanics, the Military and Providing Support

Miguel Ferrer | Posted 07.27.2011 | Politics
Miguel Ferrer

Only one percent of Americans are fighting our wars. We need 100 percent of Americans to get behind them and offer support.

Michelle Obama & Samantha Cameron Play With Their Food On Wednesday (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 03.13.2012 | Style

Michelle Obama brought her military mission to London on Wednesday, hosting a barbecue for Britain service members and veterans at 10 Downing Street. ...

First Lady Asks Religious Leaders For Help With Military Families

Posted 07.20.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) First lady Michelle Obama has asked religious leaders to join her initiative to assist m...

New Initiative Demonstrates First Lady's Commitment to Military Families

Cheryl Serrano | Posted 06.14.2011 | Education
Cheryl Serrano

The specific challenges for our military families may not be clear to many Americans. This will soon change. First Lady Michelle Obama's initiative will highlight the struggles military children face.

Michelle Obama Wants You To Help Military Families

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 06.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Drawing in everyone from Best Buy's Geek Squad to the Afghan war commander fired by her husband, Michelle Obama ramped up her campa...

Michelle Obama, Jill Biden To Launch Campaign For Military Families

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama says a new campaign she's launching on behalf of U.S. troops and their families will encourage the public to step up...

Michelle Obama Good Morning America

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — The nation owes not only gratitude but tangible assistance to the nation's military and their families, and she'll make that ...