Two longtime activists argue that the executive clemency process itself has historically shown patterns of racial bias; and that the same holds true even during the Obama presidency.


The President and Mrs. Obama have shown their love for black art (and artists)—from poetry and spoken word to actors and singers— throughout this most historic presidency.

Research on left-handed people points to their heightened sense of resiliency, since most of their life is spent re-adjusting and acclimating to a holistically right-handed world.


President Obama says his daughters, Sasha and Malia Obama, are “ready to get out of the nest. We don’t think they’re ready, but they certainly think they’re ready.”


POTUS shared that after his term comes to an end, he and his wife will be involved in politics at a grassroots level.

President Obama reportedly had some words of wisdom for his daughters the morning after Trump’s win, according to a profile in the New Yorker.

getty images: Dating as a teenager isn’t easy, but just imagine if your girlfriend’s parents were the president and first lady of the United States. President Obama says both of his daughters, Malia and Sasha, are already on the dating scene. But there are two reasons why he’s “pretty relaxed” about it. “One is, Michelle, […]

getty images: President Barack Obama is heading into his last months as President after eight years in office. His historic presidency has changed the way the world views America, politics, Black men and families and during his tenure, he’s been able to revitalize a sagging economy, correct mandatory sentencing abuses with a record number of […]


A petition has been created to highlight Thomas' contributions in the museum.


Obama plans on implementing regulations that would lower the amount of child support that prisoners pay when they’re behind bars, hopefully reducing a major driver of mass incarceration.

President Barack Obama is planning to leave his presidency with a bang… In conjunction with the American Film Institute, the President’s Committee on Arts and Humanities, and South by Southwest (SXSW), Obama will host South by South Lawn, a one-day festival on the South Lawn of the White House on October 3rd. The President was inspired by his trip […]

After all these years, Donald Trump tells the truth about President Obama’s birthplace. A controversial rumor that brought annoyance to the Obama campaign. But you know that saying “what goes around, comes around” and “Karma”. Well these things maybe starting right here: Watch Roland Martin go in on the “Big Announcement” on MSNBC below: