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Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. ... In 1988 Obama enrolled in Harvard Law School, where he was the first black president of the Harvard Law Review. After graduation, he became  ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2014/04/14/is-barack-obama-black

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.

time.com/4234360/obama-culturally-black

Feb 24, 2016 ... Carson claimed that because Obama grew up in Indonesia (he also spent a part of his childhood in Hawaii), he cannot be considered black ...

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

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.

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"?

www.latimes.com/opinion/opinion-la/la-ol-obama-leaves-us-sad-20170118-story.html

Jan 18, 2017 ... But a dozen or so dead black men in hoodies and track suits later, the answer is pretty obvious. Obama's tenure in the White House was as ...

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.politico.com/magazine/story/2014/06/black-president-black-attorney-general-so-what-108017

O n January 20, 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the presidency, the overwhelming majority of African-Americans cheered and prayed for him.

www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-sta-king-obama-legacy-st-0116-20170113-story.html

Jan 13, 2017 ... Local academics argue that Obama's presidency represented extraordinary progress for blacks, even if it isn't always quantifiable.