is of English, German, and Kenyan descent and
is a citizen of
the United States.
Of his early childhood, Obama recalled, "That my father looked nothing like the
people around me—that he was black as pitch, my mother white as milk—barely
Apr 14, 2014 ... While whites and Hispanics are far more likely to describe Obama as "mixed race
," a strong majority of African Americans see him as black.
President Obama identifies as African-American, or black. The reason I state it
this way is that it is important to consider how Mr. Obama identifies himself...
Kroft isn't the first journalist to ask, implicitly or not, whether Obama is black
enough. A Los Angeles Times editorial on Tuesday asked “is Obama really black
In 2008, the election of President Obama was roundly hailed as a major step
forward for race relations in America — but in a lengthy interview with New York ...
I have wondered since Mr. Obama broke onto the national scene why both he
and the media have always characterized him racially as black and not as
Jul 2, 2015 ... Is President Obama the scold of black America or its empathetic prophet? With
his remarks at the funeral for the Rev. Clementa C. Pinckney a ...
Aug 4, 2015 ... This weekend, ever-opinionated billionaire candidate for President Donald
Trump lowed the boom on President Obama on the often discussed ...