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Obama delivers tough defeat to Donald Trump at Democratic convention – The Canadian News

Kamala Harris accepted the Democratic vice presidential nomination Wednesday night, cementing her leadership status in a party that is betting its future on building a diverse coalition of voters as the first black woman in a major party. He addressed the third night of the Democratic National Convention after former President Barack Obama, another barrier breaker, warned that American democracy itself was at risk if President Donald Trump were to win re-election this fall. Harris, a 55-year-old senator from California, made an urgent appeal to voters of all colors to join Joe Biden and find a way to vote despite concerns about the pandemic and the postal slowdown. "The failure of Donald Trump's leadership has cost lives and livelihoods," said Harris, the daughter of Jamaican...
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Michelle Obama Dishes On Why She Fell In Love With Barack Obama

By Shakiel Mahjouri. 14 secs ago Michelle Obama and Barack Obama open up about their marriage on the debut episode of Spotify’s “The Michelle Obama Podcast”. The premiere episode of the former first lady’s podcast was released Wednesday and featured a familiar face. Michelle, 56, was joined by her husband, the 44th U.S. president, Barack, 58. The pair talked about their relationship, community building, politics, and more. “You know that at the core of everything you have done politically, what I know about you as a person and one of the reasons why I fell in love with you is,” Michelle said. Barack quipped, “It wasn’t just my looks? But that’s okay.” RELATED: Barack Obama Pays A Virtual Visit To ‘Crip Camp’“You’re cute, you know,” Michelle elaborated. “But no, one of th...
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Barack Obama Pays A Virtual Visit To ‘Crip Camp’

By Brent Furdyk. 1 min ago Former U.S. President Barack Obama paid a virtual visit to Crip Camp, a.k.a. New York’s Camp Jened, a summer camp for children and teenagers with disabilities; due to the pandemic, this summer campers are experiencing the camp as a virtual experience. As part of their deal with Netflix, Obama and wife Michelle served as producers on the documentary “Crip Camp”, and he held a Zoom discussion with Crip Camp Impact Director Andraea LaVant. “I was hoping to see if there was going to be any s’mores. I guess virtually, that’s hard to do,” Obama joked. RELATED: Barack Obama To Get An ‘Intimate’ Grilling In First Episode Of Michelle Obama’s Podcast Producing the “Crip Camp” movie, Obama admitted, proved to be a profound experience ...