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Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Former president Barack Obama joined wife Michelle Obama for a virtual story time as part of the former first lady's "Mondays with Michelle Obama" series.

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The holidays are a time for giving and receiving presents, gifts and cheer. New research shows giving something to others can give you more joy than receiving. [...]

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Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Concession' that Cost Me 'Dreams'

Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Concession' that Cost Me 'Dreams'

Former first lady Michelle Obama said in her newly-released Netflix documentary Becoming that having children was a "concession" that cost her "aspirations and [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Conce...→
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Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s Virtual 2020 Commencement Event

Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s Virtual 2020 Commencement Event

Former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama are set to give virtual commencement speeches for the graduating class of 2020, who are forc [...]

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When will the Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' be out on Netflix?

When will the Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' be out on Netflix?

The Netflix documentary follows former first lady Michelle Obama on her 34-city book tour.

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New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee

New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee

The “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” is working to build “substantial grassroots support for a potential Michelle Obama candidacy," members say.

Read full article: New committee seeks to draft Michelle Ob...→
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Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voting in 2016 was a 'Slap in the Face'

Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voting in 2016 was a 'Slap in the Face'

Former first lady Michelle Obama says in her upcoming Netflix documentary "Becoming" that it was a “slap in the face’’ that black Americans failed to show up t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voti...→
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J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams retailers

J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams retailers

The New York-based company — whose clothes were famously touted by Michelle Obama — is among several major retailers that have suffered amid the pandemic.

Read full article: J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavir...→
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The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are Reading While Social Distancing

The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are Reading While Social Distancing

Books by Michelle Obama, Sally Rooney and Ta-Nehisi Coates are providing solace in this difficult time.

Read full article: The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are R...→
Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary,

Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary, "Becoming"

"Becoming" offers "an intimate look into the life of former First Lady Michelle Obama during a moment of profound change, not only for her personally but for t [...]

Read full article: Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama ...→
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Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Chertoff to Aid DC Coronavirus Efforts

Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Chertoff to Aid DC Coronavirus Efforts

Three big-name national leaders will aid D.C.’s response to the coronavirus crisis.  Former first lady Michelle Obama will record a robocall and radio public s [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Cher...→
Michelle Obama urges African Americans to stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Michelle Obama urges African Americans to stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19

The PSA’s follow revelations African Americans are disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus.

Read full article: Michelle Obama urges African Americans t...→
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Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help Biden Unite Democrats

Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help Biden Unite Democrats

As Joe Biden looks to unite Democrats, the person with the most influence may be Michelle Obama

Read full article: Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help B...→
Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Former first lady Michelle Obama has joined forces with MTV to create a virtual high school prom to help drive voter registration for her When We All Vote orga [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Pro...→
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Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of Michelle Obama

Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of Michelle Obama

The new Netflix documentary "Becoming" covers a lot of ground for a short film as it follows former First Lady Michelle Obama on her 34-city book tour and shar [...]

Read full article: Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of M...→
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Political action committee to draft Michelle Obama for vice president up and running

Political action committee to draft Michelle Obama for vice president up and running

A new political action committee simply titled “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” was launched this week, set to rev up grassroots support for the form [...]

Read full article: Political action committee to draft Mich...→
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Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School Seniors

Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School Seniors

The Class of 2020 will not have an in-person graduation ceremony because of the coronavirus pandemic — but they will have the ultimate commencement speaker: fo [...]

Read full article: Former President Barack Obama, First Lad...→
Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘virtual’ commencement addresses

Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘virtual’ commencement addresses

The couple will participate in several televised/streamed events to honor America’s high school Class of 2020.

Read full article: Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘vi...→
In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Michelle Obama

In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Michelle Obama

The Netflix documentary “Becoming” is — more so than we’ve seen before — the Michelle Obama Show

Read full article: In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Miche...→
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Michelle Obama says these Americans responsible for Trump's 2016 victory

Michelle Obama says these Americans responsible for Trump's 2016 victory

Former First Lady Michelle Obama lamented about the lack of voter turnout for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election during a documentary, blaming t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama says these Americans resp...→
Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to Draft Michelle Obama' for VP

Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to Draft Michelle Obama' for VP

A newly-launched committee called “Draft Michelle Obama” is pushing for Joe Biden to select the former first lady as his running mate. 

Read full article: Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to...→
J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in first big retail casualty of coronavirus

J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in first big retail casualty of coronavirus

J. Crew, the mass-market clothing company whose preppy-with-a-twist products were worn by Michelle Obama and appeared at New York Fashion Week, is expected to [...]

Read full article: J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in...→
Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to Netflix

Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to Netflix

“Even in hard times, maybe especially in hard times, our stories help cement our values and strengthen our connections,” Obama wrote. “Sharing them shows us th [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to ...→
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Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obama Documentary 'Becoming'

Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obama Documentary 'Becoming'

On the heels of increased speculation that she'll be Joe Biden's vice presidential pick and a star-studded online voter registration push, Michelle Obama is no [...]

Read full article: Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obam...→
Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden as a running mate, report predicts

Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden as a running mate, report predicts

Former first lady Michelle Obama has appeared on press radar as the ideal running mate for Democratic candidate Joe Biden as the presidential election draws cl [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden ...→
Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children's books in videos posted online by the Chicago [...]

Read full article: Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project readi...→
Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama doc tackles a complicated legacy, in her own words

Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama doc tackles a complicated legacy, in her own words

While Obama is obviously not far from the limelight, she seems to now embrace her pitfalls — both personally and professionally — and urges us to do the same.

Read full article: Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama d...→
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Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For Graduates

Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For Graduates

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama will participate in a number of virtual commencement events for graduating high school and college students unable to [...]

Read full article: Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Com...→
Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for Trump's 2016 Win

Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for Trump's 2016 Win

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is more pained by black voters who didn't vote for Hillary Clinton than President Donald Trump supporters. Her sentiments on t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for T...→

Malia and Sasha Obama Give Rare Interview in ‘Becoming’ Documentary

Malia and Sasha Obama are making a rare appearance in Michelle Obama’s upcoming Netflix documentary, where the two college students reflected on the former fir [...]

Read full article: Malia and Sasha Obama Give Rare Intervie...→
Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama as Biden's VP

Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama as Biden's VP

The possibility of a Democratic ticket linking former Vice President Joe Biden and former First Lady Michelle Obama has inched a bit closer to reality with the [...]

Read full article: Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama...→
Michelle Obama says lack of minority voters in 2016 was ‘slap in the face’

Michelle Obama says lack of minority voters in 2016 was ‘slap in the face’

Michelle Obama says it was a “slap in the face’’ that minorities didn’t go to the polls in 2016 — and has no plans on re-entering the political spotlight amid [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama says lack of minority vot...→
Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Stay Home' While Barack Golfs

Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Stay Home' While Barack Golfs

Former First Lady Michelle Obama and former President Barack Obama do not appear to be on the same page regarding stay at home orders.

Read full article: Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Sta...→
Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to premiere on Netflix

Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to premiere on Netflix

Netflix says a documentary portrait of Michelle Obama titled "Becoming" will premiere on its streaming service next week.

Read full article: Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to...→
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Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Michelle Obama agreed to VP slot

Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Michelle Obama agreed to VP slot

Former second lady Jill Biden told CNN on Friday that she'd love to see the former first lady accept a spot as running mate on her husband's ticket.

Read full article: Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Miche...→
Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Obama will be Joe Biden’s running mate

Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Obama will be Joe Biden’s running mate

Former Obama White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said Tuesday there’s “no chance” former first lady Michelle Obama would accept a vice presidential slot [...]

Read full article: Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Ob...→

2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HELP BIDEN The former first lady is exceedi [...]

2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HELP BIDEN The former first lady is exceedingly popular with the Democratic Party faithful while also having some appeal w [...]

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Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Former president Barack Obama joined wife Michelle Obama for a virtual story time as part of the former first lady's "Mondays with Michelle Obama" series.

Read full article: Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for st...→
Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children's books in videos posted online by the Chicago [...]

Read full article: Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project readi...→
Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of Michelle Obama

Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of Michelle Obama

The new Netflix documentary "Becoming" covers a lot of ground for a short film as it follows former First Lady Michelle Obama on her 34-city book tour and shar [...]

Read full article: Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of M...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Concession' that Cost Me 'Dreams'

Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Concession' that Cost Me 'Dreams'

Former first lady Michelle Obama said in her newly-released Netflix documentary Becoming that having children was a "concession" that cost her "aspirations and [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Conce...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School Seniors

Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School Seniors

The Class of 2020 will not have an in-person graduation ceremony because of the coronavirus pandemic — but they will have the ultimate commencement speaker: fo [...]

Read full article: Former President Barack Obama, First Lad...→
Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for Trump's 2016 Win

Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for Trump's 2016 Win

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is more pained by black voters who didn't vote for Hillary Clinton than President Donald Trump supporters. Her sentiments on t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for T...→
In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Michelle Obama

In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Michelle Obama

The Netflix documentary “Becoming” is — more so than we’ve seen before — the Michelle Obama Show

Read full article: In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Miche...→
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New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee

New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee

The “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” is working to build “substantial grassroots support for a potential Michelle Obama candidacy," members say.

Read full article: New committee seeks to draft Michelle Ob...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama as Biden's VP

Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama as Biden's VP

The possibility of a Democratic ticket linking former Vice President Joe Biden and former First Lady Michelle Obama has inched a bit closer to reality with the [...]

Read full article: Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama...→
Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to Draft Michelle Obama' for VP

Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to Draft Michelle Obama' for VP

A newly-launched committee called “Draft Michelle Obama” is pushing for Joe Biden to select the former first lady as his running mate. 

Read full article: Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to...→
J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams retailers

J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams retailers

The New York-based company — whose clothes were famously touted by Michelle Obama — is among several major retailers that have suffered amid the pandemic.

Read full article: J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavir...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Stay Home' While Barack Golfs

Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Stay Home' While Barack Golfs

Former First Lady Michelle Obama and former President Barack Obama do not appear to be on the same page regarding stay at home orders.

Read full article: Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Sta...→
Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to Netflix

Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to Netflix

“Even in hard times, maybe especially in hard times, our stories help cement our values and strengthen our connections,” Obama wrote. “Sharing them shows us th [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to ...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary,

Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary, "Becoming"

"Becoming" offers "an intimate look into the life of former First Lady Michelle Obama during a moment of profound change, not only for her personally but for t [...]

Read full article: Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama ...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama urges African Americans to stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Michelle Obama urges African Americans to stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19

The PSA’s follow revelations African Americans are disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus.

Read full article: Michelle Obama urges African Americans t...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Obama will be Joe Biden’s running mate

Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Obama will be Joe Biden’s running mate

Former Obama White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said Tuesday there’s “no chance” former first lady Michelle Obama would accept a vice presidential slot [...]

Read full article: Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Ob...→
Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden as a running mate, report predicts

Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden as a running mate, report predicts

Former first lady Michelle Obama has appeared on press radar as the ideal running mate for Democratic candidate Joe Biden as the presidential election draws cl [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden ...→
Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Former first lady Michelle Obama has joined forces with MTV to create a virtual high school prom to help drive voter registration for her When We All Vote orga [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Pro...→
  • #Michelle Obama

University of Chicago

The holidays are a time for giving and receiving presents, gifts and cheer. New research shows giving something to others can give you more joy than receiving. [...]

Read full article: University of Chicago...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama doc tackles a complicated legacy, in her own words

Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama doc tackles a complicated legacy, in her own words

While Obama is obviously not far from the limelight, she seems to now embrace her pitfalls — both personally and professionally — and urges us to do the same.

Read full article: Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama d...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Political action committee to draft Michelle Obama for vice president up and running

Political action committee to draft Michelle Obama for vice president up and running

A new political action committee simply titled “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” was launched this week, set to rev up grassroots support for the form [...]

Read full article: Political action committee to draft Mich...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s Virtual 2020 Commencement Event

Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s Virtual 2020 Commencement Event

Former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama are set to give virtual commencement speeches for the graduating class of 2020, who are forc [...]

Read full article: Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s ...→
Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For Graduates

Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For Graduates

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama will participate in a number of virtual commencement events for graduating high school and college students unable to [...]

Read full article: Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Com...→
Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘virtual’ commencement addresses

Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘virtual’ commencement addresses

The couple will participate in several televised/streamed events to honor America’s high school Class of 2020.

Read full article: Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘vi...→
When will the Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' be out on Netflix?

When will the Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' be out on Netflix?

The Netflix documentary follows former first lady Michelle Obama on her 34-city book tour.

Read full article: When will the Michelle Obama documentary...→
  • #Michelle Obama

Malia and Sasha Obama Give Rare Interview in ‘Becoming’ Documentary

Malia and Sasha Obama are making a rare appearance in Michelle Obama’s upcoming Netflix documentary, where the two college students reflected on the former fir [...]

Read full article: Malia and Sasha Obama Give Rare Intervie...→
Michelle Obama says these Americans responsible for Trump's 2016 victory

Michelle Obama says these Americans responsible for Trump's 2016 victory

Former First Lady Michelle Obama lamented about the lack of voter turnout for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election during a documentary, blaming t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama says these Americans resp...→
Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voting in 2016 was a 'Slap in the Face'

Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voting in 2016 was a 'Slap in the Face'

Former first lady Michelle Obama says in her upcoming Netflix documentary "Becoming" that it was a “slap in the face’’ that black Americans failed to show up t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voti...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama says lack of minority voters in 2016 was ‘slap in the face’

Michelle Obama says lack of minority voters in 2016 was ‘slap in the face’

Michelle Obama says it was a “slap in the face’’ that minorities didn’t go to the polls in 2016 — and has no plans on re-entering the political spotlight amid [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama says lack of minority vot...→
J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in first big retail casualty of coronavirus

J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in first big retail casualty of coronavirus

J. Crew, the mass-market clothing company whose preppy-with-a-twist products were worn by Michelle Obama and appeared at New York Fashion Week, is expected to [...]

Read full article: J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in...→
The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are Reading While Social Distancing

The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are Reading While Social Distancing

Books by Michelle Obama, Sally Rooney and Ta-Nehisi Coates are providing solace in this difficult time.

Read full article: The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are R...→
Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to premiere on Netflix

Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to premiere on Netflix

Netflix says a documentary portrait of Michelle Obama titled "Becoming" will premiere on its streaming service next week.

Read full article: Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obama Documentary 'Becoming'

Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obama Documentary 'Becoming'

On the heels of increased speculation that she'll be Joe Biden's vice presidential pick and a star-studded online voter registration push, Michelle Obama is no [...]

Read full article: Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obam...→
Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Chertoff to Aid DC Coronavirus Efforts

Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Chertoff to Aid DC Coronavirus Efforts

Three big-name national leaders will aid D.C.’s response to the coronavirus crisis.  Former first lady Michelle Obama will record a robocall and radio public s [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Cher...→
Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Michelle Obama agreed to VP slot

Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Michelle Obama agreed to VP slot

Former second lady Jill Biden told CNN on Friday that she'd love to see the former first lady accept a spot as running mate on her husband's ticket.

Read full article: Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Miche...→
Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help Biden Unite Democrats

Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help Biden Unite Democrats

As Joe Biden looks to unite Democrats, the person with the most influence may be Michelle Obama

Read full article: Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help B...→

2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HELP BIDEN The former first lady is exceedi [...]

2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HELP BIDEN The former first lady is exceedingly popular with the Democratic Party faithful while also having some appeal w [...]

Read full article: 2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HEL...→
Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Former president Barack Obama joined wife Michelle Obama for a virtual story time as part of the former first lady's "Mondays with Michelle Obama" series.

Read full article: Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for st...→
Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Former first lady Michelle Obama has joined forces with MTV to create a virtual high school prom to help drive voter registration for her When We All Vote orga [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Pro...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children's books in videos posted online by the Chicago [...]

Read full article: Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project readi...→

University of Chicago

The holidays are a time for giving and receiving presents, gifts and cheer. New research shows giving something to others can give you more joy than receiving. [...]

Read full article: University of Chicago...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of Michelle Obama

Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of Michelle Obama

The new Netflix documentary "Becoming" covers a lot of ground for a short film as it follows former First Lady Michelle Obama on her 34-city book tour and shar [...]

Read full article: Netflix's 'Becoming' charts journey of M...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama doc tackles a complicated legacy, in her own words

Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama doc tackles a complicated legacy, in her own words

While Obama is obviously not far from the limelight, she seems to now embrace her pitfalls — both personally and professionally — and urges us to do the same.

Read full article: Opinion | Netflix's new Michelle Obama d...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Concession' that Cost Me 'Dreams'

Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Concession' that Cost Me 'Dreams'

Former first lady Michelle Obama said in her newly-released Netflix documentary Becoming that having children was a "concession" that cost her "aspirations and [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama: Having Children a 'Conce...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Political action committee to draft Michelle Obama for vice president up and running

Political action committee to draft Michelle Obama for vice president up and running

A new political action committee simply titled “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” was launched this week, set to rev up grassroots support for the form [...]

Read full article: Political action committee to draft Mich...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s Virtual 2020 Commencement Event

Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s Virtual 2020 Commencement Event

Former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama are set to give virtual commencement speeches for the graduating class of 2020, who are forc [...]

Read full article: Obamas, Lady Gaga to Headline YouTube’s ...→
Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School Seniors

Former President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama To Deliver Commencement Messages For Graduating High School Seniors

The Class of 2020 will not have an in-person graduation ceremony because of the coronavirus pandemic — but they will have the ultimate commencement speaker: fo [...]

Read full article: Former President Barack Obama, First Lad...→
Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For Graduates

Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Commencement Events For Graduates

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama will participate in a number of virtual commencement events for graduating high school and college students unable to [...]

Read full article: Obamas To Headline Series Of Virtual Com...→
Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘virtual’ commencement addresses

Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘virtual’ commencement addresses

The couple will participate in several televised/streamed events to honor America’s high school Class of 2020.

Read full article: Barack and Michelle Obama to deliver ‘vi...→
Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for Trump's 2016 Win

Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for Trump's 2016 Win

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is more pained by black voters who didn't vote for Hillary Clinton than President Donald Trump supporters. Her sentiments on t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama Blames Black Voters for T...→
When will the Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' be out on Netflix?

When will the Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' be out on Netflix?

The Netflix documentary follows former first lady Michelle Obama on her 34-city book tour.

Read full article: When will the Michelle Obama documentary...→
  • #Michelle Obama
In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Michelle Obama

In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Michelle Obama

The Netflix documentary “Becoming” is — more so than we’ve seen before — the Michelle Obama Show

Read full article: In ‘Becoming,’ a Starring Role for Miche...→
  • #Michelle Obama

Malia and Sasha Obama Give Rare Interview in ‘Becoming’ Documentary

Malia and Sasha Obama are making a rare appearance in Michelle Obama’s upcoming Netflix documentary, where the two college students reflected on the former fir [...]

Read full article: Malia and Sasha Obama Give Rare Intervie...→
New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee

New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee

The “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” is working to build “substantial grassroots support for a potential Michelle Obama candidacy," members say.

Read full article: New committee seeks to draft Michelle Ob...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama says these Americans responsible for Trump's 2016 victory

Michelle Obama says these Americans responsible for Trump's 2016 victory

Former First Lady Michelle Obama lamented about the lack of voter turnout for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election during a documentary, blaming t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama says these Americans resp...→
Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama as Biden's VP

Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama as Biden's VP

The possibility of a Democratic ticket linking former Vice President Joe Biden and former First Lady Michelle Obama has inched a bit closer to reality with the [...]

Read full article: Committee Formed to Draft Michelle Obama...→
Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voting in 2016 was a 'Slap in the Face'

Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voting in 2016 was a 'Slap in the Face'

Former first lady Michelle Obama says in her upcoming Netflix documentary "Becoming" that it was a “slap in the face’’ that black Americans failed to show up t [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama: Black Americans Not Voti...→
  • #Michelle Obama
Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to Draft Michelle Obama' for VP

Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to Draft Michelle Obama' for VP

A newly-launched committee called “Draft Michelle Obama” is pushing for Joe Biden to select the former first lady as his running mate. 

Read full article: Democrat Operatives Launch 'Committee to...→
Michelle Obama says lack of minority voters in 2016 was ‘slap in the face’

Michelle Obama says lack of minority voters in 2016 was ‘slap in the face’

Michelle Obama says it was a “slap in the face’’ that minorities didn’t go to the polls in 2016 — and has no plans on re-entering the political spotlight amid [...]

Read full article: Michelle Obama says lack of minority vot...→
J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams retailers

J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams retailers

The New York-based company — whose clothes were famously touted by Michelle Obama — is among several major retailers that have suffered amid the pandemic.

Read full article: J.Crew files for bankruptcy as coronavir...→
  • #Michelle Obama
J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in first big retail casualty of coronavirus

J. Crew likely to file for bankruptcy in first big retail casualty of coronavirus

J. Crew, the mass-market clothing company whose preppy-with-a-twist products were worn by Michelle Obama and appeared at New York Fashion Week, is expected to [...]

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Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Stay Home' While Barack Golfs

Michelle Obama Asks DC Residents to 'Stay Home' While Barack Golfs

Former First Lady Michelle Obama and former President Barack Obama do not appear to be on the same page regarding stay at home orders.

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The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are Reading While Social Distancing

The Most Popular Books New Yorkers Are Reading While Social Distancing

Books by Michelle Obama, Sally Rooney and Ta-Nehisi Coates are providing solace in this difficult time.

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Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to Netflix

Michelle Obama ‘Becoming’ doc coming to Netflix

“Even in hard times, maybe especially in hard times, our stories help cement our values and strengthen our connections,” Obama wrote. “Sharing them shows us th [...]

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Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to premiere on Netflix

Michelle Obama documentary 'Becoming' to premiere on Netflix

Netflix says a documentary portrait of Michelle Obama titled "Becoming" will premiere on its streaming service next week.

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Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary,

Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary, "Becoming"

"Becoming" offers "an intimate look into the life of former First Lady Michelle Obama during a moment of profound change, not only for her personally but for t [...]

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Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obama Documentary 'Becoming'

Netflix Announces Surprise Michelle Obama Documentary 'Becoming'

On the heels of increased speculation that she'll be Joe Biden's vice presidential pick and a star-studded online voter registration push, Michelle Obama is no [...]

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Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Chertoff to Aid DC Coronavirus Efforts

Michelle Obama, Susan Rice, Michael Chertoff to Aid DC Coronavirus Efforts

Three big-name national leaders will aid D.C.’s response to the coronavirus crisis.  Former first lady Michelle Obama will record a robocall and radio public s [...]

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Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Michelle Obama agreed to VP slot

Jill Biden says she'd 'love it if' Michelle Obama agreed to VP slot

Former second lady Jill Biden told CNN on Friday that she'd love to see the former first lady accept a spot as running mate on her husband's ticket.

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Michelle Obama urges African Americans to stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Michelle Obama urges African Americans to stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19

The PSA’s follow revelations African Americans are disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus.

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Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Obama will be Joe Biden’s running mate

Valerie Jarrett: ‘No chance’ Michelle Obama will be Joe Biden’s running mate

Former Obama White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said Tuesday there’s “no chance” former first lady Michelle Obama would accept a vice presidential slot [...]

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Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help Biden Unite Democrats

Michelle Obama’s Star Power Could Help Biden Unite Democrats

As Joe Biden looks to unite Democrats, the person with the most influence may be Michelle Obama

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Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden as a running mate, report predicts

Michelle Obama would outshine Joe Biden as a running mate, report predicts

Former first lady Michelle Obama has appeared on press radar as the ideal running mate for Democratic candidate Joe Biden as the presidential election draws cl [...]

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2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HELP BIDEN The former first lady is exceedi [...]

2. MICHELLE OBAMA’S STAR POWER COULD HELP BIDEN The former first lady is exceedingly popular with the Democratic Party faithful while also having some appeal w [...]

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