June 13, 2012
President Obama will award Israeli President Shimon Peres the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
June 3, 2012
President Obama will deliver remarks at three campaign events in New York City.
May 31, 2012
President Obama welcomes former President Bush to the White House for official portrait unveiling.
May 25, 2012
President Obama will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office.
May 18, 2012
President Obama hosts the newly elected French president.
May 10, 2012
Michelle Obama meets military moms and their children.
May 1, 2012
Obama holds a press conference in solidarity with the Japanese prime minister.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMay 1, 2012
Beyoncé's song and the first lady's potato-sack-race win are among the highlights of the campaign.
April 10, 2012
The president plays basketball with the Harlem Globetrotters during the Easter Egg Roll festivities.
April 4, 2012
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden catch up in the West Wing of the White House.
- Most Popular
- Most Shared
A tech-marketing firm invites a new hire to join their team using social media.
Recent film exposes journalists' guilt. Plus: The Root's valued leader resigns.
The Chatterati Newsletter Sign Up
The Root DC
- Twitter Decides: Miguel Wins Billboard Awards With Fan Drop Kick! [VIDEO]
- Va. GOP Candidate: Planned Parenthood Worse Than KKK, Civil Rights Leaders Guilty Of Genocide
- Obama Morehouse Speech: President Talks Racism, Choices & ‘Excuses’ At 2013 Commencement [VIDEO]
- Authorities: Hofstra Student Was Killed By Police [VIDEO]
- Happy Birthday, El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Malcolm X)