Nation Topics - Barack Obama
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Robert Scheer explains why Lawrence Summers would be a bad choice as Treasury Secretary for President-Elect Obama.
Obama's 86-year old grandmother and other members of her community dance and cheer, 'We're going to the White House.'
Obama will face a bruising engagement with reality in the months ahead.
Celebrating a new president's promise to respect, empower and include all Americans.
A look inside The Nation's election night party and a glimpse at Obama victory celebrations in Brooklyn.
A fantasy lineup of progressive advisors to help the next president end war, repair alliances and rebuild the economy.
Barack Obama delivers his victory speech after being elected the forty-fourth president of the United States.
A nation riven by differences marvels at
his message of civility and inclusion. Yet there is some worry about an
Obama administration's policies on Africa.
People here are looking in wonderment at the culture that produced Obama and at the people who put him in the White House. In short, they're looking at us.
When the votes were finally counted, Europe's wish to usher George W. Bush into the dustbin of history made for widespread jubilation.