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Obama Childhood

Joy Resmovits

The Road Forward: White House Assessing Major Preschool Plan | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.01.2013 | Politics

Arne Duncan, President Barack Obama's education secretary, has a slogan that summarizes his tenure and the view of his mission that he shares with his...

Jennifer Bendery

New Book Links Obama's Unresolved Rage At Parents To Inability To Fight GOP | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama might actually learn how to fight back against Republicans if he faced the repressed anger he feels toward his pa...

Meatball Diplomacy: Obama Finds The Way To Indonesia's Heart Is Through Its Stomach

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JAKARTA, Indonesia — President Barack Obama's popularity may be taking a beating at home, but in Indonesia he'll always be a rock star – thanks to...

'Little Obama' Movie Coming Soon: Indonesian Film Portrays President Obama As Youngster

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BANDUNG, Indonesia - Young Barry Obama is struggling with his pingpong shot. Or rather, 12-year-old Hasan Faruq Ali is struggling to play left-handed...

New PHOTOS Of Obama's Childhood In Indonesia Emerge

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A childhood friend of Barack Obama's in Indonesia has given never before seen photographs of a young Obama to the Associated Press ahead of the presid...

The Whole is Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts

David Sutphen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Sutphen

Nearly everyone, including his Republican critics, seems to agree that Barack is a more deserving heir to the "I'm a uniter, not a divider" throne. What gives?

Obama Described By People Who Know Him Best From Hawaii To Senate

Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Schoolfriends remember his love for comic books, basketball and teasing the girls. A former boss recalls him as a young man running a community projec...

GOP Takes Aim At Obama's Education

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Even as Barack Obama takes eight days off from the campaign trail to vacation in Hawaii, where he lived for much of his youth, the Republican National...

Barack Obama's Potential: Will He Be Great, or Greatly Disappoint?

Jeremy Zogby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeremy Zogby

As a result of Obama's eclectic life experiences and upbringing, it is part of his nature to not only understand different people, but to make compromises to find solutions for the most complex issues.

Obama's Sister Becomes Asian-American Surrogate

AP | JULIANA BARBASSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SAN FRANCISCO — The throng of Asian-American donors drew closer, drinks in hand, to hear Barack Obama's sister describe the wide arc of his life...

Old friends recall Obama's years in LA, NY

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and ROBERT TANNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — The way Sohale Siddiqi remembers it, he and his old roommate were walking his pug Charlie on Broadway when a large, scary bum approac...

Clinton Mocks Obama: Being A 10-Year-Old In Indonesia Isn't Foreign Policy Experience

AP | MIKE GLOVER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Rodham Clinton ridiculed Democratic rival Barack Obama on Tuesday for his contention that living abroad as a child helped give him a better un...