Obama to Muslims: "I’m listening"
February 7th, 2009 - (0 Comments)
Between his words to Muslims in his inauguration address and granting his first television interview as president to an Arab language network, President Obama is clearly signaling a new approach to easing tensions with Muslims nations. To help build relationships, the president is seeking advice from experts on the region, such as Abdulaziz Sachedina (University [...]
"I do solemnly swear"
January 22nd, 2009 - (0 Comments)
More than one million people are expected to descend on Washington, DC for Barack Obama’s inauguration on January 20th. Political Scientists Carol Pretlow and Rudolph Wilson (Norfolk State University) say that, of all the groups watching to see what the president elect will do once he takes office, the African American community has a unique [...]