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Obama Fathers Day

Conservatives Pounce On Obama 'Gun' Tweet

The Huffington Post | Ashley Balcerzak | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics

A lighthearted Father's Day tweet featuring a photo of President Barack Obama and his daughter playing with toy water guns prompted significant backla...

Obama: Fatherhood Is 'The Best Job I've Got'

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 06.14.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says being a father is the best job he's got. Obama says a Father's Day luncheon at the White House on Friday wa...

Obamas Spar Over Father's Day

AP | Posted 06.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says his wife told him to knock it off for calling Father's Day a "forgotten holiday." Obama ate lunch with four...

New Obama Parenting Initiative Starts At The Scalp

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is celebrating Father's day a few days early by having an impromptu lunch with two members of the military a...

Conversations About My Father: Happy Father's Day From NY Rangers Brian Boyle and Brandon Dubinsky

Eric Villency | Posted 08.19.2011 | New York
Eric Villency

Brandon Dubinsky fondly remembers growing up in Alaska, "It was a great ... especially being a hockey player -- it was the best place you could think about growing up."

PHOTOS: Obama & First Daughters' Cutest Moments

The Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 08.18.2011 | Style

Happy Father's Day! To celebrate dads across America, we're bringing you a slew of pictures of President Barack Obama and his adorable daughters. ...

Obama Talks Fatherhood, Coaching Daughter's Basketball Team

AP | By ERICA WERNER | Posted 08.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says being a dad is sometimes his hardest job, but also the most rewarding. Just ahead of Father's Day, t...

A Father's Day Lesson in Bigotry

Alvin McEwen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alvin McEwen

A simple message on Father's Day by President Obama has some religious right organizations up in arms. The part making them see red is the acknowledgment of gay fathers.

President Obama's Father's Day Speech Focuses On Responsibility And Education

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

President Obama spent a few moments of his Father's Day speaking at the Town Hall Education Arts & Recreation Campus in Anacostia, Washington D.C. Th...

Obama & Father's Day: Dad-In-Chief's Cutest Parenting Moments (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Happy Father's Day weekend! To celebrate all-things-dads, we bring you an album of our dad-in-chief Barack Obama's cutest moments with his daughters.....

I Remember Papa

Noel Alumit | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Noel Alumit

My father was not a great man, but in his sheer ordinariness, I learned some great lessons.

Obama Father's Day Treat: The Dairy Godmother Visited By Sasha, Malia And Obama For Treats

AP | CHRISTINE SIMMONS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

***SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS*** ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The first family was in the mood for something sweet _ something like vanilla custard, fudg...

Barack Obama On Dads: "We Need Fathers To Step Up"

Parade | Barack Obama | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

In many ways, I came to understand the importance of fatherhood through its absence--both in my life and in the lives of others. I came to understand ...

Why Jesse Really Attacked Obama

Najee Ali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Najee Ali

Rev. Jackson, your vulgar tirade caught on tape by Fox News is simply the last straw for me and a growing number of African-Americans. At this point, you are hurting Black America and Obama.

Obama's Father's Day Speech: Do Liberals Believe in Personal Responsibility?

Joan Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan Williams

Obama's insistence on personal responsibility taps into the white working class's sharp disapproval of hard living families who do not adhere to the strict standards of the "disciplined self".

Barack Obama's Most Groundbreaking Domestic Policy Speech

Keli Goff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Keli Goff

Obama's comments on black fathers immediately drew comparisons to Bill Cosby's remarks from 2004 in which he too challenged the destructive behaviors that are impacting the black community.

The Media Is Already Demonizing Obama as Being Different

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

Fox News, in an obvious and crass way, has already established one of its approaches to attacking Obama: It will try to scare people by implying that Obama is "different."

Obama's Father's Day Speech Urges Black Fathers To Be More Engaged In Raising Their Children

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama and his family celebrated Father's Day by attending Sunday services at the Apostolic Church of God on Chicago's South Side, where Obama ...

Obama Takes Father's Day Message To South Side Chicago Church

Chicago Sun-Times | Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama family has a tradition of going to church on Father's Day; that's what Sen. Barack Obama, the presumptive Democratic nominee, told Jimmy Kim...

Obama Describes Typical Father's Day At His House

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During an interview with Jimmy Kimmel set to air Sunday night after the NBA finals, the ABC host asked Barack Obama to describe a typical father's day...