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A Tweet Or Two

Barack Obama, Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan

President Barack Obama meets with Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates, in the Oval Office of the White House




Michelle Obama, Dylan Tete

First Lady Michelle Obama smiles as she is introduced by Dylan Tete, an Iraq War veteran and executive director of Bastion Community of Resilience, at an event honoring efforts to help homeless veterans in New Orleans. First Lady Michelle Obama and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu spoke Monday to leaders from government, industry and the non-profit sector. The topic was the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness, which Obama started last June. She said the city has moved more than 260 veterans into housing since the initiative began






This is horrific. Black people are being targeted left, right, and sideways. Get arrested for walking, get arrested for driving, get arrested for riding a bicycle. This country is waging a war everyday against Black people. It’s too much

“Of the 10,000 bicycle tickets issued by Tampa police in the past dozen years, the newspaper found that black cyclists received 79 percent of those citations, despite making up less than a quarter of the city’s population.”


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flashback …. pulitzer prize-winners

Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama with daughters Sasha (front) and Malia joined Michelle Obama onstage after she introduced him at a campaign rally at Parkview High School in Springfield, Missouri Saturday November 1, 2008.

Democratic candidate Senator Barack Obama arrived at a press conference following a town hall meeting with US military veterans in San Antonio, TX Monday March 3, 2008.

Shadrick Johnson, 6, was dressed in his Sunday best as he waited in line to see Senator Barack Obama at the Columbia Convention Center in Columbia, SC Sunday January 20, 2008.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama spoke to a crowd of over twelve thousand at a rally in Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, FL Saturday, September 20, 2008.

Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) continued speaking despite constant rain at a campaign rally the Widener University Main Quad in Chester, PA Tusday October 28, 2008. His opponent John McCain cancelled his event that day due to inclement weather.

Damon Winter, of the New York Times, was awarded a Pulitzer for feature photography ‘for his memorable array of pictures deftly capturing multiple facets of Barack Obama’s presidential campaign’.

Damon Winter talks about covering the Obama campaign

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