Obama Administration Officials Take The 'Malign'...07/29/15
'Malign' is the buzzword of the moment among administration officials to describe Iran's activities in the region. NPR takes a look at the use of the word.
Could President Obama Win A Third Term?
Four U.S. presidents have completed a second term since that became the limit, and three of them might well have had a shot at winning again: Dwight Eisenhower, Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton.
President Obama Addresses African Union In Ethiopia
President Obama addressed the African Union in Ethiopia on Tuesday, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to do so. He encouraged African leaders to end political corruption.
Obama promotes inclusivity, human rights during Africa...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama continued his visit to Africa today, making a personal push for peace and calls for democracy. The Star-Spangled Banner greeted the first American president to visit Africas second...
Does Obama’s Africa visit come too late?
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Tomorrow, in Addis Ababa, Mr. Obama will be the first American president to address the African Union. Joining me now to discuss the visit and President Obamas record on Africa is career diplomat and...
Obama Becomes First Sitting U.S. President To Visit...
President Obama visited Ethiopia Monday on the first visit ever by a sitting U.S. president to that Horn of Africa nation. He spoke about human rights after a meeting with Ethiopia's prime minister.
Obama in Africa
Barack Obama is the first sitting President to visit East Africa, where opportunities for US investment are threatened by both terrorism and counter-terrorism. We hear about his appearances in Kenya and Ethiopia.
Obama Talks Candidly About Flaws In Kenya's Society
On a trip to Kenya, a first for a sitting president, Barack Obama took advantage of his heritage. The first Kenyan-American president wrestled with tension between his office and family obligations.
Presidential history: Obama opens first-ever visit to...
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Obama Wraps Up Trip To Kenya
Correspondent Greg Warner speaks to NPR's Rachel Martin about President Obama's address to the Kenyan people.
On A Visit To Kenya, Obama Addresses Fight Against...
President Obama made an official visit to the capital of Nairobi on Saturday, where he's speaking at the annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit. He also met with leaders in the region.
Obama Gets A Warm Welcome In His Father's Homeland
There's a festive air in Nairobi with the arrival of President Obama for his first visit since being elected. His focus is on promoting African entrepreneurs and getting electricity to rural areas.
Obama Embarks On First Trip To Kenya As President
President Obama arrives in Kenya on Friday for his first visit to his father's homeland since becoming president. He will address an African entrepreneur conference.
Obama's Roots A Source Of Pride — And Discord — In Kenya
When President Obama was elected in 2008, Kenyans rejoiced. U.S.-Kenya relations have had ups and downs since then. Kenyans now eagerly await Obama's first presidential visit to his father's homeland.
Obama Actions Would Likely Protect Vast Majority Of...
NPR's Melissa Block speaks with Marc Rosenblum, the author of a new Migration Policy Institute study that found Obama's executive actions could protect some 87 percent from deportation.
Obama Thinks Solar Power Will Boost Kenya. Kenyans Aren't...
Are solar panels the best way to connect millions of Africans to electricity? That's the plan President Obama will tout on his visit to Kenya. Critics ask: What about tapping into power lines?
Kenyan Novelist Explains What President Obama's Visit...
Kenyan novelist Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor provides a tour of her homeland and discusses what President Obama's visit means to the African nation.
Obama And Stewart Have One Last Dance On 'The Daily Show'
President Obama and host Jon Stewart turned serious during their last appearance together before Stewart leaves The Daily Show next month.
News Wrap: Obama likens Iran deal opposition to Iraq war...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama invoked the Iraq War today during a defense of the recent nuclear deal with Iran. He said those who oppose the deal are like the people who rushed the U.S. into war with Iraq. He spoke in...
Obama Calls For More Veterans Affairs Spending At VFW...
President Obama addressed the Veterans of Foreign Wars convention in Pittsburgh Tuesday, pushing for increased spending at the VA, as the department is locked in an impasse with Congress over how to address a budget shortfall.
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