During a CNN interview with Anderson Cooper, former President Barack Obama called out right-wing media outlets that misinform and fan the flames of discord. He cited critical race theory controversy as a prime example.

A new book claims former President Barack Obama used no uncertain terms in private when referring to Donald Trump.

Damon Weaver, who gained prominence as a young student-journalist who landed high-profile interviews that included one with resident Barack Obama, died unexpectedly at the age of 23.

Barack Obama broke his silence on the recent string of mass shootings across American to address the most recent instance in Boulder, Colorado, where 10 people were killed, including a police officer, after a man opened fire in a grocery store.


Former President Barack Obama said he believes America owes a debt to the descendants of enslaved Africans, reversing his position on reparations as debate about legislation on the contentious topic gains steam in Congress.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

Richard Callahan, a former U.S. attorney appointed by Obama, was named the special prosecutor to investigate Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the white couple who aimed guns at peaceful protesters in St. Louis.


Rush Limbaugh was a lightning rod for controversy -- and racism -- over his career that spanned nearly five decades.

Good News

A biopic about civil rights leader Bayard Rustin’s relentless fight for social justice is in the works.

Calls to rename Las Vegas' airport for Harry Reid drew attention to the former Nevada Senator's unfortunate choice of words about Barack Obama's skin color and speech pattern.

Wednesday's ceremony again proved that Black people are the culture, the movement and the soul of America.

Barack Obama endured one of the most difficult days of his post-presidency on Wednesday, and while the blows were severe, the call outs were legitimate.


Trump vowed to make the Republicans the “party of health care" ahead of the 2020 election.