Posts Tagged ‘Barack’

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Eric Holder is Obama’s Choice for U.S. Attorney General

November 18, 2008

eric-holder-attorney-general.jpgU.S. President-elect Barack Obama has conditionally offered Eric Holder the job as attorney general, and the former top Clinton administration official has accepted, a senior Democrat said on Tuesday.

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Southern Baptists Urge Barack Obama to Restrict Abortion

November 18, 2008

southern-baptist-convention-texas.jpgA Texas Southern Baptist group this week urged President-elect Barack
Obama to restrict abortion and called on Christians not to support
charities or other groups that promote abortion or embryonic stem-cell
research.

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The Story of Barack Obama’s Mother

November 6, 2008

barack-obama-mother-ann.jpgEach of us lives a life of contradictory truths. We are not one thing
or another. Barack Obama’s mother was at least a dozen things. S. Ann
Soetoro was a teen mother who later got a Ph.D. in anthropology; a
white woman from the Midwest who was more comfortable in Indonesia; a
natural-born mother obsessed with her work; a romantic pragmatist, if
such a thing is possible.

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Has Barack Obama Been Sent By God? (Video)

November 4, 2008

barack-obama-36.jpgA couple of hours before Barack Obama was due to speak in the heart of the “historic quarter” of the town of Pueblo, Colorado, on Saturday, in the unseasonable warmth and sunshine, I took a walk down Main Street.

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Barack Obama’s Grandmother Dies of Cancer in Hawaii at 86, On Eve of Historic Election

November 3, 2008

Barack Obama says that his grandmother has died. The Democratic presidential candidate announced
the news in a joint statement with his sister Maya Soetoro-Ng. He said
his grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, had died peacefully after a battle
with cancer.

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Barack Obama Answers Questions About Homosexual Marriage (Video)

November 3, 2008

barack-obama82.jpgWhen an MTV viewer wanted to know what Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama thought of Proposition 8, a state constitutional amendment on the 2008 California general-election ballot that would eliminate the right of same-sex couples to marry, MTV News brought the question straight to the man himself.

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Barack Obama Answers Questions About Homosexual Marriage (Video)

November 3, 2008

barack-obama82.jpgWhen an MTV viewer wanted to know what Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama thought of Proposition 8, a state constitutional amendment on the 2008 California general-election ballot that would eliminate the right of same-sex couples to marry, MTV News brought the question straight to the man himself.

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