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Michelle Obama Speech

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama's Bangs Spark A Major Backlash

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 06.17.2013 | Style

It's official: Michelle Obama's bangs are the most contentious global issue ever. The first lady and her fringe headed to Belfast for this year's G...

First Lady Lauds Effort To Preserve DC Slave House

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 05.24.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- Michelle Obama said Wednesday that stories of toil and sweat by slaves once held at a historic home within sight of the White House are ...

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama Goes Old Hollywood Glam For Congressional Black Caucus

Posted 09.23.2012 | Style

We've obviously been tracking Michelle Obama's style (and pretty much every inch of her technicolor closet), so we made sure to tune in last night to ...

Why 'Mom In Chief' Shouldn't Be Our Most Important Title

Kristy Campbell | Posted 11.13.2012 | Divorce
Kristy Campbell

Oh, Michelle Obama. I wish you hadn't said it. I truly wish you hadn't said that at the end of the day, "Mom in chief" is your most important title.

Why I LOVE Michelle Obama

Omnia Saed | Posted 11.12.2012 | Teen
Omnia Saed

No matter your political affiliation, there's no doubt that First Lady Michelle Obama is the epitome of class and feminism.

Michelle Obama Is Not Mom-In-Chief: Who Is?

Nanette Fondas | Posted 11.10.2012 | Parents
Nanette Fondas

Michelle Obama hit the bull's eye in her Democratic Convention speech. But naming herself "mom-in-chief" -- while endearing -- missed the mark.

Passports, Political Rhetoric and Constructions of American-ness

Melissa Blanco Borelli | Posted 11.10.2012 | Latino Voices
Melissa Blanco Borelli

Michelle Obama's speech can serve to wake us up from the "American Dream" to an American reality where talented Americans inspire us to materialize an America where respect for diversity and facts, supersede illusions put forth by out of touch politicians.

Michelle Obama Speech Goes Viral In China

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 09.06.2012 | World

Michelle Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention garnered rave reviews from voters and media pundits alike. But it wasn't just America...

The Wow of Michelle

Hermene Hartman | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Hermene Hartman

Michelle Obama brought the WOW factor to the Democratic Convention. She spoke with style, sense and substance. She was beautiful and brilliant. She...

Michelle Obama's Grand Slam Speech

Arthur Goldwag | Posted 11.06.2012 | Black Voices
Arthur Goldwag

As thrilling as it was for me to watch Michelle Obama Tuesday night, I can imagine how threatening she might have seemed to others.

Michelle Obama's Eleanor and Oprah Moment

Adam Hanft | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics
Adam Hanft

There was no talk of "how." That will be left to those later in the week, including her husband, who will lay out the policy prescriptions for job creation and deficit reduction and the roadmap to a vibrant economic future. This was a speech about "why."

Michelle vs. Ann: Contrasting Fashion Belies Contrasting (Family) Values

Andrew Miller | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics
Andrew Miller

Romney (whose chatter about hers and Mitt's basement apartment seemed like just another bright shining, er, unlikelihood) telegraphed her husband's interpretation of the "American Dream": work hard and you can become successful -- that is, rich and famous.

FACT CHECK: Michelle Obama's 'Good Jobs' Claim

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 09.06.2012 | Business

During her speech at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night, first lady Michelle Obama painted her husband as a president who has created jo...

YouTube Yanks Michelle Obama's Speech Off The Web... But Why?

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 09.05.2012 | Technology

First Lady Michelle Obama's speech created quite the social media buzz last night. But if you tried tuning into the Democratic National Convention...

Thank You, Michelle Obama

Nahal Shakib | Posted 11.05.2012 | Teen
Nahal Shakib

Michelle, after watching your speech at the Democratic National Convention, I sat in awe, experiencing for the first time how it feels to hear one of the greatest leaders of our country speak.

Michelle Obama Speech Blows Crowd Away At Democratic National Convention

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

By JULIE PACE AND CALVIN WOODWARD, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Democrats are using one of Barack Obama's strong suits, that voters believe...

WATCH: Michelle Obama Wows Crowd With Democratic Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Michelle Obama electrified the crowd with her speech at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night. The AP reports on the first lady's rem...

Jennifer Bendery

First Lady's Speech Brings Tears To Delegates | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Michelle Obama was the overwhelming star of Tuesday night's Democratic National Convention, delivering a powerful personal narrativ...

LOOK: Women React To Michelle's DNC Speech

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 09.05.2012 | Women

Michelle Obama took center stage at the Democratic National Convention on September 4. Her speech was widely anticipated -- especially when it came to...

Obama & Daughters Share Special Moment During Michelle's Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

As First Lady Michelle Obama delivered a powerful speech at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., White House photographer Pete Souza...

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama Wows With Democratic = Convention Speech

Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

Michelle Obama drew cheers from the crowd with her speech to the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night. "Today, after so many struggles a...

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama Stuns In Pink Tracy Reese Dress At DNC 2012

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 09.05.2012 | Style

Michelle Obama had some serious competition leading up to her big Democratic National Convention speech on Tuesday night. Four years ago at the 200...

ELECTRIFYING! Michelle Obama Dazzles

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

By JULIE PACE, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Michelle Obama's message: President Barack Obama is just like you. "Barack knows the America...

FULL TEXT: Read Michelle Obama's Democratic Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Michelle Obama delivered her speech to the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night. Below, the first lady's remarks as prepared for delive...

Obama: I'll Try Not To Cry

Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

By MATTHEW DALY, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NORFOLK, Va. — In the final run-up to his convention, President Barack Obama implored college students Tu...