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  • What's behind the hatred of Obama?

    What's behind the hatred of Obama?
    What drives Barack Obama's "doubters and haters"? So asks Obama biographer David Maraniss in a recent op-ed article for The Washington Post. By doubters and haters, he means the people who think Obama wasn't born in the U.S., that he's a secret Muslim or...
  • Text Of Barack Obama's March 19 Speech

    These are the prepared remarks that the Illinois senator delivered today at the Constitution Center in Philadelphia. "We the people, in order to form a more perfect union." Two hundred and twenty one years ago, in a hall that still stands across the...
  • D.C. churches ask: Where will Obamas worship?

    Frederick Douglass once worshiped in the fifth pew on the 16th Street side of Metropolitan AME Church. President Bill Clinton prayed here before both of his inaugurations. Come January, members hope President-elect Barack Obama and his family pick a...
  • Rev. Jeremiah Wright preaches in Orlando

    A man that many know only as a controversial pastor linked to President Barack Obama came to speak at an Orlando church Sunday. The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Jr., Obama's former pastor, was in town to celebrate the 94th anniversary of Carter Tabernacle...
  • REV. JEREMIAH A. WRIGHT, JR.: Pastor inspires Obama's 'audacity'

    When he took over Trinity United Church of Christ in 1972, Rev. Jeremiah Wright Jr. was a maverick pastor with a wardrobe of dashikis and a militant message. Six years later, he planted a "Free South Africa" sign on the lawn of his church and asked other...
  • Obama transcript

    "We the people, in order to form a more perfect union." "Two hundred and twenty one years ago, in a hall that still stands across the street, a group of men gathered and, with these simple words, launched America's improbable experiment in democracy....
  • Barack Obama interview on March 16, 2008

    Obama's opening statement: So what I want to do, if this is OK with you guys, I want to start just by talking about my house purchase and Tony Rezko because that's something that I know you guys have editorialized on, suggesting that we haven't...
  • Trinity United Church of Christ leaders, worshipers struggle with the spotlight

    Trinity United Church of Christ leaders, worshipers struggle with the spotlight
    Deacon Carole Carter has sought healing at Trinity United Church of Christ nearly every Sunday since her chemotherapy began. If she's not there, members call to check on her, thanks to a list of the ailing and homebound published in the church bulletin....
  • Wright urges lawyers to be models for youths

    Wright urges lawyers to be models for youths
    Rev. Jeremiah Wright Jr. urged a crowd of lawyers and judges on Thursday to follow the examples of Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama by showing young people the possibilities. Recalling a mantra from the late Judge R. Eugene Pincham, a longtime...
  • Barack Obama's election puts the 'mutt' front and center

    Barack Obama's election puts the 'mutt' front and center
    Winding down his first news conference as president-elect, Barack Obama indulged a question about the puppy he'd promised his daughters, Sasha and Malia. He noted there were "two criteria that have to be reconciled." On the one hand, there was a need...
  • McCain, Obama videos campaign for attention on YouTube

    McCain, Obama videos campaign for attention on YouTube
    John McCain's image takes a drubbing in the world of Web video, particularly in comparison to his likely opponent for president, Barack Obama. Nearly 51,000 people subscribe to Obama's channel on YouTube, the most popular video sharing site, compared to...
  • 'The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama' by David Remnick

    'The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama' by David Remnick
    On Oct. 9, 2009, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs woke up at dawn and received startling news from Oslo. President Obama, only 48, had just received the Nobel Peace Prize. Usually, this most prestigious of awards honors lifetime accomplishment...