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Michelle Obama: I Faced Certain Questions Because Of 'Fears And Misperceptions' Around My Race

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 05.11.2015 | Politics

Michelle Obama said on Saturday that she faced a unique set of questions when she was on the brink of becoming the nation's first African-American fir...

Michelle Obama: Wonder Woman

Keli Goff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Keli Goff

For black women in the corporate world, there are a few realities we must contend with that many of our racial counterparts rarely do; the most significant being what I call the intimidation fashion factor.

Michelle Obama: Even Daughter Worried About Media Portrayal of Her 'Patrotism'

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

Obama says she is especially intent on winning over Hillary voters: "They have to figure out how they want to leverage their political power. I understand that. Politics is a patience game."

Can't Take a Joke

Mary Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mary Lyon

The New Yorker editors could have put a bit more thought into it than just -- "let's provoke." Cause some things just may not be all that funny.

One Last Comment on "The Cover" ... and Humor

Jerry Weissman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jerry Weissman

After the torrential deluge of media and web commentary about the controversial New Yorker cover of Barack and Michelle Obama fist-bumping in Muslim a...

An Insider's Response To The New Yorker's Obama Cover | 23/6: The News, But Funnier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In light of the controversy surrounding this week's New Yorker cover, we wanted get some insight from an insider at the notoriously tight-lipped publi...

Reading The Pictures: The "What" Of What's Wrong With Barack Osama TNY Cover

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2008-07-14-newyorkerobama.jpgI'm sure you've already seen analysis as to why it's so bad. Here is the actual "what" of what's wrong.

Obama Reacts To New Yorker Cover (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Barack Obama was asked if he had a response to the very controversial New Yorker cover that combines every rumor and smear about him and his wife Mich...

New Yorker, What Were You Thinking?

Trey Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trey Ellis

I get the joke. But dressing up perhaps the next president of the United States as the new millennium equivalent of Hitler is just gross and dumb. Anything would have been better.

The New Yorker Cover -- Opportunity Knocks for Obama

Justin Frank | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Justin Frank

The New Yorker gives Obama an opportunity to right himself and get back to being who he is. He needs to address people's fears -- not just to rebut them or dismiss them.

Yikes! Controversial New Yorker Cover Shows Muslim, Flag-Burning, Osama-Loving, Fist-Bumping Obama

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Presumably the readership is sophisticated enough to get the joke, but this going to upset a lot of people -- probably for the same reason it's going to delight a lot of others on the right.

David Remnick On That New Yorker Cover: It's Satire, Meant To Target "Distortions And Misconceptions And Prejudices" About Obama

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This week's New Yorker cover shows Barack and Michelle Obama as Muslim terrorists burning a flag in the Oval Office. Why would they publish such a thing? We asked New Yorker editor David Remnick. Here's what he said.

New Yorker Cover Shows "Muslim" Barack With Gun-Slinging Michelle Obama | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The New Yorker says it's satire. It certainly will be candy for cable news. At a press availability Sunday afternoon in San Diego, Senator Obama was ...

New Yorker Cover Shows Muslim, Flag-Burning, Osama-Loving, Fist-Bumping Obama

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Who knows if they'll get this in Dubuque, but they sure aren't going to like it in Chicago: This week's New Yorker cover features an image of Michell...