Obama swipes Trump for calling the media ‚enemies of the people’: ‚I complained plenty about Fox News, but you never heard me threaten to shut them down’

Obama swipes Trump for calling the media ‚enemies of the people’: ‚I complained plenty about Fox News, but you never heard me threaten to shut them down’

Former President Barack Obama compared his treatment of the media to his successor’s, arguing during a Friday speech that while he griped „plenty” about conservative media during his time in the White House, he never advocated for their silencing. Obama suggested that the current president’s penchant for slamming media critical of him as „fake news”…

Obama made a rare public appearance to deliver a biting critique of Trump’s worldview — without saying his name

Obama made a rare public appearance to deliver a biting critique of Trump’s worldview — without saying his name

President Barack Obama delivered a speech in honor of Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday in South Africa on Tuesday. Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday offered a sharp rebuke of his successor’s worldview as he delivered the 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture in South Africa, slamming „strongman politics” and the rejection of intellectualism he…

Obama shares touching tribute to Anthony Bourdain: He taught us about food’s ability ‚to make us a little less afraid of the unknown’

Obama shares touching tribute to Anthony Bourdain: He taught us about food’s ability ‚to make us a little less afraid of the unknown’

Barack Obama talks with Anthony Bourdain in Hanoi, Vietnam, in 2016. Carlos Barria/Reuters People around the world are remembering and celebrating the life of Anthony Bourdain, the beloved celebrity chef and travel-show host who died Friday morning in an apparent suicide. He was 61. Bourdain hosted CNN’s „Parts Unknown,” where he traveled to places all…