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Obama Heckler

Sore Winners: We Should Acknowledge and Build Upon Our Successes

Dana Beyer | Posted 07.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Dana Beyer

Over the past two weeks there have been two incidents that have reinforced my belief that many of us in the LGBT community are sore winners.

We Stand Proud With President Obama

Stuart Symington | Posted 06.26.2016 | Queer Voices
Stuart Symington

Today is a historic day for the LGBT community. Thanks to the Supreme Court's decision this morning, marriage equality is now a reality in 50 states. We now have more access to healthcare, more protection from discrimination, and more power in our political process than ever before.

An Open Letter Those Who Dismissed Jennicet Gutierrez As A 'Heckler'

Pat Cordova-Goff | Posted 06.26.2016 | Queer Voices
Pat Cordova-Goff

While President Obama claimed, "You're in my house," he seemed to be more comfortable with reading a speech about trans issues than listening to a trans women speak of her own issues.

President Obama Smacks Down Jesus Heckler By Saying 'I Believe In God'

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 07.31.2014 | Religion

A female heckler interrupted President Barack Obama's speech about the economy in Kansas City, Missouri, on Wednesday by yelling, "Jesus is the lord...

Obama To Heckler: 'You Kind Of Screwed Up My Ending'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 05.09.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama received an unexpected declaration of love Thursday. During a speech at a Democratic National Committee event in California,...

President Obama, Stop Separating and Deporting Our Families

Ju Hong | Posted 02.01.2014 | Politics
Ju Hong

I am Ju Hong, the "heckler" that interrupted your speech last week. I spoke up not out of disrespect, however, either for you or our country. No, I spoke up -- and am writing to you now -- to ask that you use your executive order to halt deportations for 11.5 million undocumented immigrant families.

The Truth of Obama's Heckler

Ryan Campbell | Posted 01.27.2014 | Latino Voices
Ryan Campbell

"My mother and older sister could still be deported," he said, and shared how they were unable to visit their ailing grandfather because of immigration status, and then unable to attend his funeral when he died.

Robin Wilkey

Protesters To Obama: 'And We Wonder Why People Attack Us' | Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.27.2013 | Green

Hundreds of demonstrators against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline surrounded San Francisco's SF Jazz Center on Monday as President Barack Obama arri...

Obama Heckled

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.23.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama was heckled while giving a speech in Syracuse, New York on Wednesday. According to NBC's Shawna Thomas, two women were taken...

WATCH: Obama Heckler: I Will Get In Again

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.24.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

HuffPost Live's Alyona Minkovski spoke with Code Pink's Medea Benjamin on Thursday, just hours after she was escorted out President Barack Obama's spe...

Ryan J. Reilly

Medea Benjamin On Her 'Epic' Obama Drones Speech Protest | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even Medea Benjamin was surprised she managed to get into President Barack Obama's major national security address at National Defense U...

WATCH: Heckler Hijacks Obama Speech On Drones, Gitmo

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama was heckled during a speech at the National Defense University at Fort McNair in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. HuffPost's Ry...

This Week's World Photo Caption Contest

Posted 03.24.2013 | World

This week, U.S. President Barack Obama made his first trip to Israel while in office. Plenty happened. The president pledged eternal support for Israe...

Heckler Interrupts Obama's Speech

The Huffington Post | Nick Abrams | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

A heckler interrupted President Barack Obama's speech in front of students in Jerusalem, Israel on Thursday. "I wouldn't feel comfortable if I di...

Obama Hits Back At Heckler

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 03.23.2012 | Politics

President Obama directly addressed a heckler on Thursday, asking the man to stop "being rude" and interrupting his speech. While speaking on energ...

WATCH: Obama Faces Heckler, 'No War On Iran!'

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.02.2012 | World

A female attendee at President Obama's campaign fundraiser in New York City on Thursday interrupted the events to shout about Iran. "Use your leade...

WATCH: Obama Heckled By Shouting Man

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics

(AP/The Huffington Post) LOS ANGELES — A heckler shouting about Jesus Christ interrupted President Barack Obama at a fundraiser before security drag...

Sam Stein

Obama Heckles His Heckler At Boxer Fundraiser | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Making a second fundraising appearance for Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Cali) on Tuesday evening, President Barack Obama got heckled by a protester demanding...

Statler & Waldorf Heckle Obama (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

President Obama was heckled recently, this time at a health care speech in Maryland. A man stood up and shouted, "Obama you're a liar. Obama, your hea...