Many politicians give speeches for money all the time. So why is President Barack Obama held to a different standard?
Barack and Michelle Obama announced the design for the Obama Presidential Library. The structure will be designed by the husband and wife architectural team of Tod Williams and Billie Tsien. Williams and Tsien have previously designed for organizations like The Jewish Theological Seminary, and The University of Chicago, which will host the library. The design features a complex of three structures – the library, the forum, and the museum, which will be the tallest of the three structures. The design also seeks to integrate green space both in the planned public plaza and on the roofs of the forum and library.
(JTA) — The Obama administration’s January 2016 prisoner exchange with Iran allegedly involved dropping prosecutions against more Iranian fugitives than previously known, including a top procurer of material with nuclear applications.
Barack Obama’s former speechwriter on writing jokes for the president — and his thoughts on Donald Trump skipping The White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
The concrete value of Jon Ossoff winning in Georgia is limited; adding his seat to the Democratic column in the House just means being a fractionally larger minority. The symbolic value, however, is vast.
From the Jewish perspective, the fact that millions of Americans cannot afford adequate health care is unconscionable.
Here are five facts about Mark Levin, the radio host who sparked Trump’s wiretapping claims.
Donald Trump’s relatively calm and controlled speech to Congress last week caused several analysts, including this one, to wonder whether the President might turn a corner and henceforth stop his loony outbursts. It took only a day or two for Trump to respond with a resounding and emphatic “No!”
Saul Alinsky’s name has been thrown around a lot recently. Who is he, what did he do, and why are people so afraid of him?
The groups that vote in disastrous, incompetent leaderships time and time again, primarily lower income and less educated, are the ones who pay the heaviest price for the consequences, in resources and often in lives.