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Is Obama A Manspreader? Let's Investigate. (UPDATED)

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.08.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama is currently in Germany attending the G-7 summit, and White House Photographer Pete Souza is tagging along. Souza posted thi...

Obama vs. Merkel

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.30.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Michelle And Daughters Thread Roses At Berlin Wall

Reuters | Posted 08.19.2013 | Home

By Sarah Marsh and Alexandra Hudson BERLIN, June 19 (Reuters) - Michelle Obama and her daughters threaded roses through the narrow slo...

Berlin Is Hot For Obama

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 06.19.2013 | Politics

While President Barack Obama delivered a speech on nuclear reductions at the iconic Brandenburg Gate on Wednesday, things got a little hot -- literall...

LOOK: Merkel Photobombs Obama

Posted 06.19.2013 | Home

On Wednesday, U.S. President Barack Obama delivered a speech that called for the worldwide reduction of nuclear arsenals. Obama's call to action at th...

Obama To Give Major Speech Amid Backlash From Spying Scandal

Reuters | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

* Obama to speak at Brandenburg Gate, meet Merkel * German leader to press president on cyber-snooping * After pivot to ...

Sam Stein

Merkel Announces U.S. Trip Via Twitter, German Press Corps Goes Nuts | Sam Stein | Posted 06.04.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON -- The fusion of social media and high-stakes politics has been a predominant feature of the Obama administration, which has utilized, amon...

"Only the mood music has changed": Tariq Ali on Obama's presidency

Christian Avard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christian Avard

Is president Barack Obama the change America has been waiting for or is he another corporate Democrat representing elite interests? According to Tari...

Obama Cancels Plans To Attend Berlin Wall Anniversary

Spiegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

US President Barack Obama has shelved his plans to attend festivities marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Secretary of State ...

Obama: Ahmadinejad Should Come Visit Concentration Camp (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UPDATE: President Obama visited a World War II concentration camp Friday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Holocaust survivors Elie Wiesel and...

"Stop It, All Of You": Obama Knocks German Press Over Coverage Of Alleged Tensions With Merkel

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At a joint press availability in Dresden, Germany Friday morning, President Obama knocked the German press for playing up alleged tension between him ...

Obama In Germany At Start Of WWII Memorial Tour

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

DRESDEN, Germany (AFP) - US President Barack Obama arrived in this eastern German city Thursday at the start of a solemn two-day mission of World War ...

Obama's Trip: Middle East 1: Europe 0

Robert Guttman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Robert Guttman

President Barack Obama has made it perfectly clear that the centerpiece of his current trip to the Middle East and Europe is his speech tomorrow in Cairo.

Obama In Germany Will Meet With Injured U.S. Soldiers

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Barack Obama will visit US soldiers wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan at the Landstuhl medical center in Germany during ...

Obama To Kick Off Mideast Trip

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

* Scroll down for a slideshow President Obama leaves tonight for his third major international trip, stopping first in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, a recent...

Obama and the Berlin Wall

Lester Sloan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lester Sloan

Susan turned to me and said, "Obama's election was like the fall of the Berlin Wall." Given that she has three history degrees, including a Ph.D., I felt that she spoke with some authority.

Who Needs a Vice President?

Richard Klass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Klass

In a breathtaking series of inaccurate and mud-slinging television ads, all featuring McCain, he has accused Obama of being willing to lose in Iraq to win the election, a charge just short of treason.

Michelle's Miley Cyrus Moment

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

In the latest issue of Park Avenue, sort of a German version of Town and Country, there is an Annie Leibovitz photograph of "Miche," posed like European aristocracy.

McCain's Double Standard on Campaign Visits to Military Bases

Brandon Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brandon Friedman

McCain is demonstrably criticizing Obama for following a Pentagon rule to which the McCain campaign itself has been subjected recently. That's a fact.

Bush Does Berlin (in My Dreams)

Charlie Reina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charlie Reina

These days, whenever a statesman stands at a podium, I imagine President Bush there instead, and I wonder: "How much more eloquent would his words be? How much more visionary?"

Obama's "Disney" Realpolitik

Christopher Farah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Farah

By emphasizing the commonality of the U.S. and Europe's destinies above all else, Obama is beginning the healing process after eight years of Bush pompously dictating to the world.

Rachel Weiner

Obama Cancels Military Base Visit: "Inappropriate" | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: When Obama cancelled his military base visit, he was responding to a Pentagon ruling:"We learned from the Pentagon last night that the visit ...

Obama's "Bizarre" Bauhaus Flyers

John Lumea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Lumea

By employing Bauhaus-inspired graphic cues, the Obama campaign was tapping in to the German cultural psyche, speaking to Germans in a design language that is familiar to them. That was smart.

Sam Stein

McCain Plays Catch-Up: Attends German Restaurant In German Village, Ohio | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain is still playing catch up to Barack Obama. As the Illinois Democrat speaks before the picturesque Victory Column in Berlin today, the Ar...

Report: Obama To Speak At Victory Column, Not Brandenburg Gate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

According to German papers, Barack Obama will speak at Berlin's Victory Column instead of the Brandenburg Gate on his trip to Germany. Bloomberg repor...