Barack Obama

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The Guardian view on Afghanistan withdrawal: a retreat into uncertainty | Editorial
Editorial: Joe Biden’s actions will be felt most keenly in Kabul, but they pose a broader question for an army-dominated Pakistan


05, Jul, 2021 @6:20 PM

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Obama: Trump broke ‘core tenet’ of democracy with ‘bunch of hooey’ over election
Ex-president calls for action to stop ‘delegitimizing of democracy’ during redistricting fundraiser

Guardian staff and agencies

28, Jun, 2021 @10:06 PM

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Obama backs Manchin’s voting rights compromise before crucial Senate vote
Former president calls Democrats’ proposal a ‘product of compromise’ and says the future of the country is at stake

Amanda Holpuch, Sam Levin and agencies

21, Jun, 2021 @10:49 PM

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Obama hasn’t changed much at all. There’s something frustrating about that | Nicholas Russell
Anderson Cooper’s recent CNN interview of Obama was underwhelming and light on substance

Nicholas Russell

10, Jun, 2021 @10:15 AM

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Barack Obama warns Republicans will kill US democracy in ‘series of steps’
Former president warned in CNN interview ‘the path towards an undemocratic America’ will come ‘in a series of steps’

Martin Pengelly in New York

08, Jun, 2021 @5:08 PM

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Biden ‘finishing the job’ my administration started, Obama says
President tells New York Times Trump ‘interrupted the continuation of our policies’ and says of Biden’s tenure: ‘It’ll be an interesting test’

Martin Pengelly in New York

01, Jun, 2021 @2:35 PM

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‘I wanted young people to see my journey’: Obama to Rashford on Zoom
Former US president and England footballer discuss activism and inspiring others to create change

Paul Doyle

28, May, 2021 @4:52 PM

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Battle for the Soul review: how Biden beat Trump – and exposed Democratic divides
Edward-Isaac Dovere’s campaign chronicle is essential reading, not least for progressives wondering what comes next

Lloyd Green

22, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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I’ve seen the saucers: Obama weighs in as US interest in UFOs rises
CBS 60 Minutes report on government’s ‘grudging acknowledgment’ of UFOs stirs interest across the country

Adam Gabbatt

20, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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‘Madman … racist, sexist pig’: new book details Obama’s real thoughts on Trump
The Democratic ex-president was candid in remarks to donors and advisers, according to Battle for the Soul by Edward-Isaac Dovere

Martin Pengelly in New York

19, May, 2021 @2:42 PM

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Damon Weaver, who interviewed Obama as an 11-year-old, dies aged 23
Weaver interviewed Obama at the White House in 2009 in conversation posted to YouTube

Victoria Bekiempis and agencies

15, May, 2021 @2:47 PM

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The invention of whiteness: the long history of a dangerous idea
The long read: Before the 17th century, people did not think of themselves as belonging to something called the white race. But once the idea was invented, it quickly began to reshape the modern world

Robert P Baird

20, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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