Tag: Michelle Obama

Archived: Trump Goes After Michelle Obama for First Time

In an unprecedented move — even for Trump — the Republican presidential nominee has taken a jab at First Lady Michelle Obama. Trump previously spoke highly of the first lady, even praising her speech at the Democratic National Convention. However, last Friday during a rally, Trump called Michelle and President…

Archived: Michelle Obama Slams Trump in Speech

“I think we can all agree that this has been a rough week in an already rough election,” First Lady Michelle Obama began during her speech at a rally for Hillary Clinton in Manchester, New Hampshire, on Thursday. Many are calling Obama’s speech, which denounced Republican presidential candidateTrump’s behavior toward…

Archived: Diversity, Inclusion, Equality Take Center Stage at DNC

Party leaders calling the issues critical for human rights and economic benefits. By Sheryl Estrada Pat Spearman (D-Nev.) Diversity, inclusiveness and equality were the central themes during the opening night of the Democratic National Convention on Monday in Philadelphia, with party leaders and other guests making the case that these…

Archived: President Obama, Misty Copeland Discuss Body Image and Race

By Sheryl Estrada Ballerina Misty Copeland and President Barack Obama In an interview released on Monday,President Barack Obama and ballerina Misty Copeland expressed the importance of women having a healthy body image. As two African Americans who have reached thepinnacleoftheir respective careers, they sat down with Time magazine to discuss…