Barack Obama

Black History from the Pages of EBONY: African-Americans in the Obama Era

During the Obama era, as it had in previous decades, EBONY addressed of all these matters to and from the African- American point of view.

President Barack Obama

On This Day: Barack Obama Is Elected America’s First Black President

Today, we commemorate Nov. 4, 2008, the historic day then-Illinois Sen. Barack Obama was elected the first Black president of our nation, by reposting this November 2018 article.

Barack Obama Receives RFK Human Rights Award

Barack Obama Receives RFK Human Rights Award

Former President Barack Obama was the recipient of the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights organization’s…

George H.W. Bush Dies

President George H.W. Bush Dies at 94

Former President George Herbert Walker Bush, who helped ease the fallout of the Cold War…

Obama: ‘Nobody in My Administration Got Indicted’

Former President Barack Obama took a jab Tuesday at President Donald Trump, saying no one…

Barack Obama Helps Chicago Food Bank Prepare for Thanksgiving

Barack Obama surprised volunteers at the Greater Chicago Food Depository, a nonprofit that provides meals…

Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama Calls Out Trump in Her Memoir for Birther Claims

Michelle Obama shared candid stories about her life in her forthcoming memoir Becoming. According to The…


Obama Makes First Appearance at Dem Rally After #MAGABomber Threat

Former President Barack Obama spoke at a Democratic rally in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Friday afternoon.…

Package, Austin, FedEx, Austin bombing

Conservatives Condemn Trump’s Response to Bomb Threats

The United States Secret Service stopped two “potentially explosive devices” that were addressed to former…

Trevor Noah, Donald Trump, Between the Scenes

Trevor Noah Likens President Donald Trump to Drunk Pilot

Trevor Noah joked about the dangers of political predictions and compared Donald Trump to a drunk pilot during a Between the Scenes segment.