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#ASMSG President Barack Obama: Why we must rethink solitary confinement

President Barack Obama (Andrew Burton/Getty Images) By Barack Obama January 25 Barack Obama is president of the United States. Source: The Washington Post In 2010, a 16-year-old named Kalief Browder from the Bronx was accused of stealing a backpack. He … Continue reading

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Michael Bloomberg, Mayor of New York City: “Why I’ll Be Voting For President Barack Obama”

JUST IN: In wake of Hurricane #Sandy, NYC Mayor Bloomberg endorses Obama for president, citing climate change CBSNews.com — CBS News (@CBSNews) November 1, 2012 NYC Mayor Bloomberg, a Republican, endorses Obama, citing climate change cbsn.ws/RuMroV — CBS News (@CBSNews) … Continue reading

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President Obama at 2011 AIPAC Policy Conference

http://1.usa.gov/kDJHKa THE PRESIDENT: Good morning. Thank you very much. (Applause.) Good morning. Thank you. Thank you so much. Please, have a seat. Thank you. What a remarkable, remarkable crowd. Thank you, Rosy, for your very kind introduction. I did not … Continue reading

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Obama Delivers Commencement Speech At Booker T. Washington High School

Congratulations to the class of 2011! MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Offering a lift to a flood beleaguered city, President Barack Obama hailed the transformation of a once struggling but venerable Memphis high school Monday, telling its graduates, “You inspire me, … Continue reading

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