A time of hope: Richmond youth look back on Obama era

Looking back on Barack Obama’s presidency, Richmond youth see a time of hope, an era when it felt comfortable to be an American. His presidency was imperfect, but it “helped people of color see their true worth.” Read more at Richmond Pulse.    

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An open letter to President Obama

Christian Romo was 10 years old when Barack Obama was sworn in as president of the United States, and he was in high school when the Affordable Care Act was signed into law. In an open letter, Romo thanks the President for the achievements and inspiration he brought to the country. “Having your presidency in […]

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A celebration of immigrants and a rejection of hate speech

Celebrities, community leaders and residents gathered in Long Beach last month to celebrate the history of immigration in the United States. Speakers railed against the anti-immigration rhetoric proliferating during the presidential campaign season and they rallied in support of President Barack Obama’s immigration reform programs and proposals. “I am confident, with the freedoms that we […]

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