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Obama Yes We Can

Trump, Obama and the Audacity of the Promise

Arie Kruglanski | Posted 09.11.2016 | Politics
Arie Kruglanski

In different ways, Obama's 2008 campaign and Trump's current crusade skillfully build on the awesome force of audacious promises. Their underlying strategies are simple: list the major ills that have people worried and guarantee their quick elimination, as if by a magic wand. But why are people ready to make the leap of faith with so little justification and so much at stake?

Promises Dashed, Poster Trashed -- Can Hope in Obama Be Recycled?

Greg Barrett | Posted 01.06.2013 | Politics
Greg Barrett

I too drank of the Obama Kool-Aid. Four years ago I had a large poster of Barack Obama tacked to my wall. I dug out the poster from the closet this week. It's ripped and wrinkled and doesn't hold much promise. But on Tuesday I'll vote again for Obama.

Ahmadinejad Borrows Obama's "Yes We Can" For Iranian Election

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Seemingly impressed by President Obama's success last November, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is adopting the iconic "Yes We Can" slogan for a...

Now We Can

Rick Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Siegel

Now we can and must demand better ethical standards from our bankers, financial advisors, corporate and political leaders.

The Inspiration of Barack: "Yes We Can" -- College

Qasim Basir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Qasim Basir

We had people from all over coming out to help make this series -- we took a page out of Obama's book and were successful at it.

The Inspiration of Barack: "Yes We Can" Film Series

Qasim Basir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Qasim Basir

I refer to the series as "Seven American Stories of Hope." I hope most people will be able to relate to at least one of them.

Stars Come Out For Celeb-Filled Obama Music Video

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics of the Black Eyed Peas has released a new celeb-studded music video in support of Barack Obama with appearances from Scarlett Johansson, Joh...