Some readers saw the essay's constitutional analysis as an attempt to ignite a racist conspiracy theory around Kamala Harris. That could not be further from the truth.
Former President Barack Obama said that Senator Kamala Harris is "more than prepared for the job" of vice president, while praising his former Vice President Joe Biden for his choice of running mate on Tuesday.
New data released on Friday showed that Black unemployment stood at more than 14 percent in July this year.
The former president has in the past been reserved in his comments about President Donald Trump, despite harsh criticism thrown his way. In the run-up to November, however, Barack Obama is hitting back.
"Happy birthday to my favorite guy. Here's to all the good days, blue skies, and new adventures to come."
"The strongest weapon against hateful speech is not repression; it is more speech," the former president said at the U.N. in 2012.
Obama said the people he was endorsing made him "optimistic" about the country's future long after November's election.
Chaos over mail-in ballots and distrust of the results could trigger an existential crisis for American democracy.
On Thursday, the former president took aim at "those in power who are doing their darndest to discourage voting by closing polling locations, and targeting minorities."
Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton will pay respects to the late civil rights leader and congressman during the ceremony in Georgia.
In 2011, Obama awarded Lewis the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the United States.
Michelle worries that young people who have a cynical a view of government wouldn't vote in November.
Dessner co-wrote 11 of "Folklore's" 16 songs with Taylor Swift. The multi-instrumentalist has had a long career leading up to his time working with Swift, writing remotely.
"You're not going to quit on trying to actually bend down the curve of disease and transmission rates," Obama told his former vice president in a video.
Former president Barack Obama joins presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden in a discussion for what the future of America looks like post-pandemic.
"President Obama could have gone into Chicago," President Donald Trump said. "He could have solved the problem and he didn't."
The president raised $20 million from 300,000 individual donations on his first virtual fundraiser call.
The Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma was the scene of the Bloody Sunday civil rights march where the 80-year-old had his skull fractured by police.
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The New York Times reported that a 19-year-old from the south of England was involved in the hack of notable public figures.
Lewis, who once marched with Martin Luther King, died aged 80 seven months after he was diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer.
A Davidson County, North Carolina, woman refused to wear a mask while picking up her takeout order as several people recorded her going on a profanity-filled rant against Democrats and the Black Lives Matter movement.
The president inaccurately claimed that Obama played golf "more and much longer" during his tenure in the White House.
The Seattle Police Department said many of their newly hired, non-white officers would be the first let go should the city continue with drastic, politically motivated talks of budget cuts.
The Republican senator from Florida continued his demands for people to "weigh cost versus benefit" of coronavirus lockdown restrictions
President Trump stands athwart the political establishment.
"There absolutely is a light at the end of the tunnel even if it's hard to see sometimes," said ex-Obama health care head Andy Slavitt.
Former President Barack Obama rebuked Trump over his "Kung flu" coronavirus remark recently, saying it "shocks and pisses me off."
"Today I'm tipping my hat to everybody in the Negro Leagues who left a century-long legacy of talent, and spirit, and dignity, on our country," the former president said in a Twitter video.