Articles Tagged with Michelle Obama

School Lunch Around The World: How Does The U.S. Compare?

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School lunches made news late last year when frustrated students posted what looked like disgusting foods served on their trays to social media. The slight was directed at First Lady, Michelle Obama — the leading advocate of healthy school lunches — with the hashtag #ThanksMichelleObama. Now, thanks to SweetGreen on Tumblr via Huffington Post, we… Read more »

Newsweek Twitter Account Hacked By Group Claiming ISIS Affiliation, Posts Threat To Michelle Obama And Daughters

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Newsweek’s Twitter account was the victim of hackers on Tuesday morning, who posted a threat to Michelle Obama, her daughters, and the president. The group, which also took responsibility for hacking Pentagon social media accounts last month, tweeted “#CyberCaliphate Bloody Valentine’s Day #MichelleObama! We’re watching you, you girls, and your husband!” According to Reuters, a… Read more »

Angelina Jolie Named The Most Admired Woman In The World

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Angelina Jolie, actress, director, mother, philanthropist, and special envoy for the United Nation High Commission For Refugees has been voted the most admired woman in the world, according to the Daily Mail. In a poll of over 25,000 people across the globe, the 39-year-old actress and mother-of-six was chosen as the most admirable lady of… Read more »

Michelle Obama Praises ‘American Sniper,’ Anyone See That Coming?

American Sniper? Michelle Obama Is A Fan

Michelle Obama may be one of the last people you would expect to praise a film like American Sniper. After all, since the Clint Eastwood-directed film was released to theaters, it has stirred up controversy among liberals and conservatives. Some liberals — Michael Moore and Seth Rogen, to name two — felt the film was… Read more »

Michelle Obama: Ask Her For ‘Help’ And You’re Branded A Racist

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Was Michelle Obama really the victim of racism during her trip to Target? In extracts from an exclusive interview recorded by People magazine, Michelle Obama speaks candidly about racial stereotyping and the Obamas fears for their daughters. During the interview, the first lady described how she was the victim of subtle racism during a trip… Read more »

Reporter ‘Creeped Out’ While Covering Michelle Obama Event

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A Wisconsin reporter was “creeped out” by the experience she had covering a Michelle Obama stump speech for a Democratic candidate for governor, Mary Burke. Meg Kissinger is a veteran reporter at one of Wisconsin’s most well-known newspapers, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Meg Kissinger went into great detail about the order she was given on… Read more »

Michelle Obama Stands Up For U.S. Veterans, Condemns Veteran Homelessness

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Michelle Obama has criticized the current situation of military veterans in the U.S., many of whom are currently subjected to homelessness. Speaking before 1,600 activists and government officials at the 2014 National Conference on Ending Homelessness in Washington D.C., the First Lady called the approximately 58,000 cases of homelessness among military veterans a “stain on… Read more »