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Posted byon September 26, 2012 at 3:20 PM EDT
Join us on Thursday, September 27th at 12:00 p.m. EDT, for a White House Google+ Hangout to learn more about the Obama Administration’s efforts to combat human trafficking at home and abroad.
Posted byon September 25, 2012 at 1:50 PM EDT
As we head into the solemn day of the Jewish Calendar, I wanted to call your attention to the President's speech this morning to the United Nations General Assembly. The speech covered several topics, including freedom of speech and human rights.
Posted byon September 25, 2012 at 1:40 PM EDT
Speaking to the United Nations General Assembly, President Obama remembers Ambassador Chris Stevens and delivers a defense of both free speech and the spirit of tolerance.
Posted byon September 25, 2012 at 9:53 AM EDT
President Obama will address the General Assembly this morning at 10:10 am EDT. You can watch the President's remarks live on whitehouse.gov/live.
Posted byon September 24, 2012 at 4:41 PM EDT
Felicia Escobar joins over 1000 participants from all across the country at the opening session of the Office of Refugee Resettlement’s (ORR) 2012 National Consultation. This conference brings together the nation’s leaders in refugee and asylum efforts who work to provide a sense of home, security, and possibility for those who have sought freedom from persecution.
Posted byon September 21, 2012 at 11:20 AM EDT
The White House Photo Office has put together a behind the scenes look at Secretary Clinton's recent trip to Africa. Check it out
Posted byon September 20, 2012 at 10:23 AM EDT
The President expresses his admiration for Burmese Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi's courage, determination, and personal sacrifice in championing democracy and human rights.
Posted byon September 15, 2012 at 5:45 AM EDT
President Obama speaks about the tragic loss of four of our fellow Americans who were serving in our diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya
Posted byon September 14, 2012 at 6:00 PM EDT
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon September 14, 2012 at 3:46 PM EDT
At the solemn ceremony that honored the fallen diplomats, President Obama paid tribute to four patriots who served their country and shared a “fundamental American belief that we can leave this world a little better than before.”