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Barack Obama is of English, German, and Kenyan descent and is a citizen of the United States.

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Barack Hussein Obama II is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the ... In 1988 Obama enrolled in Harvard Law School, where he was the first black president of the Harvard Law Review. After graduation, he became a ...

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Feb 24, 2016 ... Nor is the reason Obama qualifies as black simply because of the color of his skin. “Obama's not black? What that all about?” many will ask, as ...

www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/jul/08/who-decided-to-call-obama-a-black-man

Jul 8, 2008 ... Sen. Barack Obama is the son of a black man from Kenya and a white woman from Kansas. So why is he “black”? He is, to be accurate, biracial ...

www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/01/my-president-was-black/508793

If Obama's enormous symbolic power draws primarily from being the country's first black president, it also draws from his membership in hip-hop's foundational  ...

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/12/how-barack-obama-failed-black-americans/511358

Dec 22, 2016 ... How Barack Obama Failed Black Americans. The country's first black president never pursued policies bold enough to close the racial wealth ...

www.cnn.com/2016/06/30/politics/why-black-america-may-be-relieved-to-see-obama-go

Jul 1, 2016 ... It's the paradox of Obama's presidency: Many blacks say they didn't realize how racist their country was until it elected a black president.

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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 biracial ...

www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/professors-vs-president-has-obama-done-enough-african-americans-n523811

Feb 28, 2016 ... Two black intellectuals make the same argument in their new books: President Obama hasn't done enough on policy to help fellow ...