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Michelle Obama has Dragged This USA Elections Out of the Gutter + video

Michelle Obama has Dragged This USA Elections Out of the Gutter

 Anne Perkins – The Guardian UK

Opinion - commentary -analysisMichelle Obama may have done the seemingly impossible. She may just have rescued the USA  elections from the grotesque and demeaning mire into which they have descended. She did something even more remarkable, and just as badly needed. With the touch of a poet, her speech last night, shamed the tat and the tawdry of populism and held out the possibility of something better. She lent her extraordinary ability to say what people are feeling to every English-speaking woman in the world.

Nominally, she spoke for Hillary Clinton at a run-of-the-mill political rally. In fact she made a passionate and clear-eyed appeal for decency and respect in public life. Clinton’s Republican rival Donald Trump did not get a single mention, but he was in every word of every sentence. It was one of the most sustained put-downs in modern democratic politics.   Continue reading

Photo: OBAMAS & GRANGERS in New York – Sept 2015


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Pres. Donald Ramotar and wife meet the Obamas at the U.N.

Note: This picture was originally posted as President and Mrs Ramotar meeting President Obama and Mrs Obama at the White House.  The caption has now been corrected.  It now reads:

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, greet Guyanese President H.E. Donald Ramotar and First Lady Deolatchmee Ramotar during the UN General Assembly reception at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York September 24.

Here is the official picture from NCN Guyana. From Left to right: First Lady Deolatchmie Ramotar, Michelle Obama, President Donald Ramotar, and President Obama.

Earlier, this Blog carried a video interview with First Lady Deolatchmie Ramotar.  Here it is: First Lady of Guyana – Deolatchmie Ramotar – Interview

— Guyanese Online Post #1900

Michelle Obama’s full DNC speech 2012

Michelle Obama’s full DNC speech 2012

US ELECTIONS 2012 – Michelle Obama spoke to delegates at the Democratic National Convention about the Barack Obama she fell in love with.

Portrait of a globalized family !


This is a old piece on President Obama that was written by Judi Kantor (NYT), in January 2009.  You should find it quite interesting

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President Obama hugged his half-sister, Maya Soetoro-Ng, at her December 2003
 wedding to Konrad Ng, third from right, in Hawaii . From left, his daughters, Sasha
 and Malia; his grandmother Madelyne Dunham, seated; Konrad’s parents, Joan
 and Howard Ng, and brother Perry Ng; and Michelle Obama. Continue reading

“Go Brave! – Obama” by Singing Francine

“Go Brave! – Obama” by Singing Francine

Soca tune by singing Francine of Trinidad talking about President Obama and his wife Michelle, especially in regards to criticisms by the media….

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