Michelle Obama

Just try to watch Michelle Obama's last speech as first lady without tearing up

In her final speech as first lady on Friday, Michelle Obama addressed a group of school counselors as part of her Reach Higher initiative–and offered …

Donald Trump

How Agile Helped Elect Donald Trump

The idea of democracy is that voters will compare the candidates and select the better on the merits of their respective campaigns. But what if the outcome reflects better use of technology, independent of the merits? In 2012, Democrats celebrated the Obama campaign’s smarter use technology that …

Donald Trump

40 Totally Adorable Photos Of Prince George

His royal highness turns 5 on Sunday.<p>Happy birthday, Prince George! The pint-sized royal turns 5 years old on Sunday.<p>In his five short years, George has already traveled the world, set fashion trends and inspired a hugely popular Instagram account.<p>In honor of his birthday, we’ve rounded up 40 …

Prince George of Cambridge

Teachers and Coaches Should Quit NEA in Wake of Kaepernick Award

Opinion<p>Posted: Jul 22, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>The National …

Conservative View

Chantel Everett and Pedro Jimenez: Are They Still Married?

As the tell-all episodes air for <i>90 Day Fiance</i>, things heat up once again for married couple Chantel Everett and Pedro Jimenez. This season has been …

Reality TV

Watch Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Team With Michelle Obama for New "When We All Vote" PSA

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are part of a new PSA for When We All Vote, a new national, nonpartisan not-for-profit that endeavors to bring together …

Janelle Monáe

Senator Kamala Harris To Release Second Book Early 2019

You may want to add another book to your reading list along with Michelle Obama’s memoir “Becoming”. ESSENCE reports California Democrat Senator …

Women of Color

Have a Ball, Putin Told Trump at Helsinki Summit

WASHINGTON—In U.S.-Russia relations, diplomacy is a tricky business. Gifts of any kind can become a headache.<p>So when Russian President Vladimir Putin gave a World Cup soccer ball to President Donald Trump during their joint news conference in Helsinki, Finland, earlier this month, it set in motion …

Donald Trump

Janelle Monáe speaks about partying with the Obamas, ‘Dirty Computer’ and identity in new interview

• Janelle Monae<p>Monáe also performed 'Americans' from her new album on the Stephen Colbert show<p>Janelle Monáe has opened up to Stephen Colbert about her …

Janelle Monáe

What influence will Barack, Michelle Obama have on election race?: On The Record

What influence will Barack, Michelle Obama have on election race?: On The Record<p>Updated: 12:00 PM EDT Jul 22, 2018<p>Hide Transcript Show …

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Recruiter opens Yale Divinity School to diversity, local clergy

NEW HAVEN — The Rev. Herron Gaston calls himself a people person, the perfect qualification for his job of recruiting an increasingly diverse student …

HBCUs

Report: A Woman (of Course) Secretly Donated $5.5 Million to Woman Artists Over Two Decades

Anonymous was a woman, and she is also a saint named Susan Unterberg, an anonymous philanthropist and artist who has revealed her identity to the <i>New</i> …

Women of Color

Don Jr. and Eric Trump Racked Up Nearly $250,000 in Secret Service Costs in One Month

According to a watchdog group, President Trump’s adult sons are costing American taxpayers a lot of moneyEric and Donald Trump Jr. cost taxpayers …

Donald Trump

Unfortunately, Michelle Obama is Not Running For President, But She's All About Voting

Our forever first lady, Michelle LeVaughn Robinson Obama, aka the literal manifestation of black girl magic, and exhibit A-Z of why you should listen …

Janelle Monáe

Homophobia, misogyny and Islamophobia: How the right’s new darling is tossing red meat hatred to Trump's base

This Saturday, pro-gun control MAGA hordes will gather at the Orange County Second Amendment (OC2A) rally in Hillsborough, North Carolina. Among the …

Liberal View

This Photographer Has Anonymously Donated Millions To Female Artists Like Carrie Mae Weems

For the first time, 77-year-old photographer Susan Unterberg has revealed that she is the anonymous benefactor behind the Anonymous Was A Woman grant program. For over twenty years, female artists over the age of forty have received $25,000 grants from the organization, which was somewhat shrouded …

The Arts

Kim Kardashian is "dreaming of being the next First Lady of America"

<b>Reality star Kim Kardashian is reportedly hoping to become the next First Lady of the United States, according to sources.</b><p>When it comes to …

Celebrity (UK)

Will politics be the death of civility?

<i>Just HOW RUDE has today's life become? And just how much is the tone of our politics to blame? Our Cover Story is reported by Martha Teichner:</i><p>Does it …

Maxine Waters

Left Wing Politics Are Hurting the Entertainment Industry

Opinion<p>Posted: Jul 21, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Like academia …

Samantha Bee

Melania Trump's Birkin Bag Collection Is Worth At Least $114k, According to Specialists

You knew this already, but we'll reiterate for the sake of this article: First Lady Melania Trump has a soft spot for the finer things in life. …

Hermès

How Obama Vs. Trump Celebrated Their Wedding Anniversaries Couldn't Be More Different

Ah, love. Falling in love is always a complicated endeavor, but imagine expressing it on an international stage as president and first lady of the …

Donald Trump

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle plan trip to the US, sources say

Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan have been working at a whirlwind pace since marrying on May 19.<p>They just completed their first foreign tour to …

Prince Harry

Woman Who Anonymously Gave Millions to Female Artists Reveals Herself

For the past 22 years, female artists over age 40 have been receiving spontaneous phone calls with offers of $25,000 as part of a program called …

Middle Age

Disgusted With Donald Trump? Do This

We got it wrong in 2016. We can get it right in 2018. There’s a far side to this American disgrace, a way to contain the damage, and it’s both utterly straightforward and entirely effective.<p>It’s called voting. And from now until Nov. 6, we must stay fanatically focused on that — on registering …

Politics

Wife of Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington speaks out one year after his suicide death

- It's a date Talinda Bennington feared. Friday, July 20th is the one year heartbreaking anniversary of the suicide death of her husband Chester …

Mental Health

4 Steps Women Should Take When Considering a Career Transition

First, figure out what you want from your career.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"I leave at 7 a.m. and get home at 7 p.m. to see my children for 30 minutes a day."</i><p><i>"My partner is taking a job across the country and I am terrified about starting over."</i><p><i>"I don't</i> …

Michelle Obama

How James Brown Made Black Pride a Hit

In the gym at Paul Junior High School in Washington, D.C., in the spring of 1968, not that long before the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., I asked a buddy whether he was interested in a certain girl. He told me that he was not because she was too dark.<p>He and I were …

Opinion

Bias in Tech, Michelle Obama: Broadsheet July 20

<i>Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Michelle Obama launches a voter registration push, people are donating their vacation days to their pregnant</i> …

Race & Ethnicity

Obama Wants To See More Women Get Into Politics: ‘Men Have Been Getting On My Nerves’ Lately’

Source: Scott Olson / Getty<b>Former President Obama</b> is tired of the good ole’ boys’ way of politics.During a town hall meeting in Johannesburg, South …

Women of Color

Online activists flood Google search results for ‘idiot’ with images of Trump

If you Google image search “idiot” right now, you’ll find images of President Donald Trump. Online activists, in protest of Trump’s policies regarding unauthorized immigrants and members of the LGBTQ community, among others, are pushing his portraits to the top by manipulating the search engine’s …

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