President Barack Obama

U.S. President Barack Obama walks out of the White House before boarding Marine One and departing to Louisiana August 23, 2016, in Washington, DC. Obama will survey historic flooding that has damaged more almost 70,000 homes and killed at least 13 people.

President Obama Commutes More Sentences, Twitter Says #FreeEmAll

Will the president use his last days in office to free all political prisoners?

President Barack Obama waves to local people cheering for him after attending a service event for Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Jobs Have Priority Naylor Road Family Shelter January 16, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

President Obama Transfers Half a Billion Into Climate Fund

The $500 million will help developing nations brace for and adapt to climate change.

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President Obama Ends 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot' Policy for Cuban Immigrants

The decades-old policy allowed most Cuban immigrants to remain in the U.S., regardless of how they entered the country.

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If You Only Watch One Moment From President Obama's Farewell Speech, Make It This One

“When minority groups voice discontent, they’re not just engaging in reverse racism or practicing political correctness. When they wage peaceful protest, they’re not demanding special treatment but the equal treatment that our founders promised.”

President Barack Obama walks to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on January 7, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

President Obama Urges Trump to Support Clean Energy in Academic Journal

"We have long known, on the basis of a massive scientific record, that the urgency of acting to mitigate climate change is real and cannot be ignored."

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Key and Peele Bring Back President Obama, Luther for Gloriously Angry Farewell

"I got my eye on you, p****-grabber!" Luther warned the incoming president.

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WATCH: President Obama Describes His 'Toughest Day' in Office in New Promo

History will air "The 44th President: In His Own Words," on January 15.

U.S. President Barack Obama walks out of the White House before boarding Marine One and departing to Louisiana August 23, 2016, in Washington, DC. Obama will survey historic flooding that has damaged more almost 70,000 homes and killed at least 13 people.

Faith Leaders Press President Obama to Pardon Immigrants, Nonviolent Offenders

PICO National Network: “Responding in this moment means raising our voices in support of vulnerable families and pushing President Obama to use his powers to protect those who will be most impacted when he leaves office.”

This Pollster Says Racist Backlash Following Obama Presidency Was a Given

Cornell Belcher: “There is a transfer of power that’s going to happen, and the question is, is it going to be peaceful or is it going to be one that destroys us?”

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President Barack Obama Addresses Trump, Racism on 'The Daily Show'

The president also explains why you should sign up for Obamacare while you still can.

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WATCH: Ta-Nehisi Coates Talks to President Obama About Social, Political Construction of Race

“My President Was Black” will appear in the January/February 2017 issue of The Atlantic.

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt arrives at Trump Tower on December 7, 2016, in New York City. The president-elect announced today that Pruitt would head the EPA.

3 Things People of Color Need to Know About Trump's EPA Pick

Scott Pruitt is anti immigration, antiObamacare and anti criminal justice reform—and he doesn't believe in the idea of human-made climate change.

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Ben Carson Tapped to Lead Department of Housing and Urban Development

Donald Trump's announcement of Carson's nomination comes three weeks after reports that Carson did not feel experienced enough to run a federal department.

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WATCH: President Obama Explores Legacy in New Interview

Fareed Zakaria's "CNN Special Report: The Legacy of Barack Obama" premieres Wednesday, December 7 on CNN. 

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WATCH: First Full Trailer for 'Barry' Biopic

The upcoming Netflix film follows 20-year-old Barack Obama in New York City.

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People of Color, Celebs React to Gwen Ifill's Death

The trailblazing Black journalist fought cancer for almost a year.

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Tim Kaine Speaks on DAPL: 'Looking at Route Alternatives Is the Right Thing to Do'

This is the first the nation has heard from a candidate on the Dakota Access Pipeline.

#ObamaDay Wants to Make You Cry

Twitter peeps are using Election Day to honor 44 and family.

U.S. President Barack Obama returns to the White House November 1, 2016, in Washington, D.C. after campaigning for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Columbus, Ohio, where he was also interviewed by NowThis.

President Barack Obama Says Army Corps Is Looking to Reroute Dakota Access Pipeline

"I want to make sure that everybody is exercising their constitutional rights to be heard," the president said.

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Latest White House Report Highlights Climate Resiliency

It also calls for “climate equity” for disenfranchised populations.