Obama highlighted how most of the needed reforms take place on the local level, while urging the nation to use current momentum drawn from the protests to drive effective change.
The former U.S. president reflected on the protests that have engulfed much of the United States.
Former president Barack Obama weighed on the death of George Floyd, who was killed during an incident with Minneapolis police officers on Monday, writing “this shouldn’t be ‘normal’ in 2020 America.”
Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children’s books in videos posted online by the Chicago Public Library to engage families during the coronavirus pandemic.
Nearly eight years after he was last on the ballot, Barack Obama is emerging as a central figure in the 2020 presidential election.
Former President Barack Obama on Friday said that the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been an “absolute chaotic disaster” and blamed it on a “selfish” and “tribal” mindset that has become operationalized in government.
The former U.S. president had been asked on Twitter by scores of users to deliver a commencement address.
The request started getting viral traction on Wednesday, April 15.
Former President Barack Obama endorsed Biden in a video on Tuesday.
Joe Biden told dozens of donors that he spoke to Barack Obama about choosing a running mate.
Chicago officials have proposed a plan to address affordable housing concerns around the site of the planned Obama Presidential Center.
Former President Obama's team denounced an ad created by a pro-Trump super PAC Wednesday as "disinformation" and "despicable" for juxtaposing Obama's words about race with claims about former Vice President Joe Biden.
Former President Barack Obama hosted a discussion with NBA players Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Love and Chris Paul in Chicago Saturday to talk about their "extraordinary leadership" off the court.
Obama played the game as president and evidently still follows the NBA closely.
The official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama from the National Portrait Gallery will begin a five-city national tour in Chicago in June 2021.
One of the National Portrait Gallery’s top attractions is temporarily leaving the District – in order to give other cities an opportunity to feature two paintings that have brought in millions of visitors.
Former President Barack Obama listed his favorite songs of the year in a Facebook post on Monday.
Both Trump and Obama were named by Americans as the person they admire most.
Former President Barack Obama took some time out from golfing to hold a “cutie pie” baby at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii’s Kaneohe Klipper Golf Course in Kailua recently.
Speaking at a private event on leadership in Singapore, former President Barack Obama said that the world would see “significant improvements” if every country was run by women, BBC News reported.