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Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 1:55 PM EDT
Pete Souza, the Chief Official White House Photographer, is now on Instagram—and it's an account worth following.
Posted byon July 11, 2013 at 5:59 PM EDT
White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Executive Director Kiran Ahuja chats on-air with Atlanta Radio Korea host Kevin Kim
Posted byon July 2, 2013 at 2:05 PM EDT
The First Lady ends her trip by attending an African First Ladies Summit entitled “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa” which was co-sponsored by our former First Lady, Mrs. Laura Bush.
Posted byon July 1, 2013 at 5:38 PM EDT
When we stepped off the plane in Tanzania today, we received a welcome that warmed our hearts and made us feel right at home.
Posted byon June 29, 2013 at 2:05 PM EDT
We brought together students here in South Africa with students across the U.S. for a lively town hall about the importance of education.
Posted byon June 28, 2013 at 5:39 PM EDT
Today, we arrived in South Africa, and I couldn’t be more excited, because two years ago, I visited this country for the first time with my mother and daughters, and it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life.
Posted byon June 28, 2013 at 8:35 AM EDT
More than 150 states have approved a landmark treaty that holds the potential to open up a world of knowledge for the nearly 340 million people worldwide who are blind, visually impaired, or have other print disabilities.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 1:30 PM EDT
President Obama signed an Executive Order establishing a White House Council on Native American Affairs, which will help to continue to strengthen our federal partnership with Tribal Nations.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 1:02 PM EDT
On Saturday, June 29th, the First Lady is hosting a special event that will connect young people in South Africa with young people in the U.S. to discuss the importance of education and our shared future - and you can be a part of it.
Posted byon June 15, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses Father’s Day and notes that nothing substitutes for the love and support of the presence of a parent in a child’s life.