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Obama Crying

Redemptive Action

Rabbi Yael Ridberg | Posted 01.07.2016 | Religion
Rabbi Yael Ridberg

The images this week of an openly emotional President Obama as he announced the executive actions on gun control were very moving. Whatever your political affiliation, I think many of us can agree that when leaders show uncensored emotion about an issue it is a moment that represents a kind of redemption.

Trevor Noah Has A Question For Fox News Host Who Questioned Obama's Tears

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 01.07.2016 | Media

"Daily Show" host Trevor Noah didn't hold back his disgust after conservative pundits accused President Barack Obama of faking his tears durin...

Thanks, Obama, For Confirming That It's Totally Fine For Powerful Men To Cry

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 01.07.2016 | Business

Real men don’t cry. Except, of course, they do. All the time. And it’s OK. Crying, especially for guys, is having a moment. While de...

The One Quality We Often Mistake For Weakness Can Actually Make You Stronger

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.25.2013 | Healthy Living

We tend to equate vulnerability with weakness, but according to author and researcher Brene Brown, who has made a career out of researching shame and ...

LOOK: 'Wall Of Love' Collects Handwritten Messages Of Support For Newtown

Posted 12.18.2012 | Impact

The tragic events that took place on Dec. 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., have left a nation saddened, confused and angry. B...

Just Lead

Jaime Grant, Ph.D. | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact
Jaime Grant, Ph.D.

A video of President Obama wiping a tear from his eye, as he thanks scores of young campaign staff members and volunteers for helping re-elect him to a second term, has gone viral and is redefining "leadership" for a generation of young organizers and passionate politicos.

WATCH: Obama Tears Up While Addressing Campaign Staff

Posted 11.09.2012 | Politics

Before heading back to the White House on Wednesday, President Obama made a stop at campaign headquarters in Chicago to address his campaign staff aft...

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...

Obama's Monday: Election Eve Campaigning (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On his last day of campaigning, Barack Obama did not slow down. He started his day at a rally in Jacksonville Florida before heading off to North Car...