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Michelle Obama Honors Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Special Olympics at ESPYs

"Once a great first lady, still a great first lady," Shriver’s son, Tim, said to Obama at the awards ceremony, which also honored Air Force Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro.

BET Awards: Michelle Obama Gives Surprise Message to Chance the Rapper

BET Awards: Michelle Obama Gives Surprise Message to Chance the Rapper

“Chance has been taking that big, bright spotlight that follows him around, and he’s shining it on young people in our hometown of Chicago,” Obama said in a video message.

'Black-ish' Star Yara Shahidi to Join Malia Obama at Harvard

‘Black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi to Join Malia Obama at Harvard

Shahidi has decided to attend former President Barack Obama's alma mater.

Michelle Obama Applauds Beyoncé’s ‘Formation Scholars’

Michelle Obama Applauds Beyoncé’s ‘Formation Scholars’

“Thank you for investing in our girls,” Michelle Obama said about the college scholarship program.

Trump Administration’s ‘Attack on Black Women’ Evident, Says Congresswoman

Trump Administration’s ‘Attack on Black Women’ Evident, Says Congresswoman

Recent incidents involving Maxine Waters, April Ryan and Susan Rice echo the treatment of Michelle Obama.

Michelle Obama Penned College Recommendation for ‘Black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi

Michelle Obama Penned College Recommendation for ‘Black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi

The former first lady wrote a letter of support for the teen actress.

Michelle Obama Surprises D.C. High School Students

Michelle Obama Surprises D.C. High School Students

“Stories of students reaching higher continue to inspire me,” the former first lady said of her emotional talk with students at an alternative high school.

Penguin Random House Lands Book Deal with Obamas

Penguin Random House Lands Book Deal with Obamas

The Obamas plan to donate a "significant portion of their author proceeds to charity," including the Obama Foundation, the publisher said in a statement.

Oprah Winfrey for President?

Oprah Winfrey for President?

In an interview, Winfrey said President Trump’s win made her rethink whether or not she could become President of the United States.

‘Presidents' Day’ was ‘Barack Obama Day’ at Morehouse College

‘Presidents’ Day’ was ‘Barack Obama Day’ at Morehouse College

Event explored the work and legacy of the former president, who notable historians rank 12th among former presidents in a new C-SPAN survey.

Malia Obama Present at Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

Malia Obama Attends Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

Obama is “willing to participate in democracy because she chooses to,” said actress and protester Shailene Woodley.

President Obama: Talk of a Post-Racial America Not Realistic

In an emotional farewell address, Obama discussed American values and race in the U.S., and gave a tribute to his wife and daughters.

Michelle Obama in Final Speech: ‘I Hope I’ve Made You Proud’

Michelle Obama in Final Speech: ‘I Hope I’ve Made You Proud’

"You see, our glorious diversity — our diversities of faiths and colors and creeds — that is not a threat to who we are, it makes us who we are."

Michelle Obama’s Response to ‘Angry Black Woman’ Label: 'Live My Life Out Loud’

Michelle Obama’s Response to ‘Angry Black Woman’ Label: ‘Live My Life Out Loud’

In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, the first lady talked about her time at the White House, including the presidential election, how Congress did not support her husband and her hope for the country.

State Official who Called Michelle Obama 'Ape in heels' Gets Job Back

State Official who Called Michelle Obama ‘Ape in heels’ Gets Job Back

Pamela Taylor, who called First Lady Michelle Obama an "ape in heels" on Facebook, will return to her position on December 23.

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Michelle Obama Opens Up About President-Elect Donald Trump’s Win

“I think anything that I felt about the election, I said. And I stand by,” the first lady told PEOPLE magazine.

Obamas Should be Hanged, says State Official

Obamas Should be Hanged, Says State Official

"Hopefully the Muslims will eliminate him and mooshelle as queers," a Tennessee deputy director wrote on Facebook.

Trump Goes After First Lady Michelle Obama for First Time

Michelle Obama ‘Ape in heels,’ say County Director, Mayor

The director of a county nonprofit in West Virginia said she looks forward to having a "classy, beautiful, dignified" first lady rather than Michelle Obama, an "Ape in heels."

Trump Goes After First Lady Michelle Obama for First Time

Trump Goes After Michelle Obama for First Time

Despite warnings from the White House, Trump makes false allegations against the first lady.

Michelle Obama Slams Trump in Speech

Michelle Obama Slams Trump in Speech

“I can't believe that I'm saying that a candidate for President of the United States has bragged about sexually assaulting women,” Obama said.

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#ObamaSpeech: Trump Shows No Regard for Working People or Inclusion

President Obama also addressed benefits of immigration, and working through racial divide.

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Slavery Wasn’t Really That Bad for Some Slaves, Says Fox News’ O’Reilly

In his need to correct First Lady Michelle Obama, Bill O’Reilly said some slaves “were well-fed and had decent lodgings.”

Diversity, Inclusion, Equality Take Center Stage at DNC

Diversity, Inclusion, Equality Take Center Stage at DNC

Party leaders calling the issues critical for human rights and economic benefits.

One Year After Charleston Shooting: A Victim’s Granddaughter Says ‘Hate Won’t Win’

Alana Simmons tells DiversityInc how her organization and Dr. Bernice A. King will commemorate the deaths of the Emanuel 9.