Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

Obama: Women Made Civil Rights Movement HappenPresident Barack Obama said women of the civil rights movement were "the thinkers and the doers" who made things happen and that every American has benefited from their labor and sacrifice.
Obama: Mistrust Of Police Corrodes America President Barack Obama says the mistrust of law enforcement that was exposed after the fatal police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, has a corrosive effect on all of America, not just on black communities.
Obama Urges People To Push Stalled Gun Legislation Days after mass shootings in both of his hometowns, President Barack Obama urged his most ardent supporters Saturday "to get back up and go back at it" and help push stalled legislation out of Congress so dangerous people won't get their hands on guns.
Obama: US Must Be Place That Rewards Hard Work Echoing themes of civil rights and social justice, President Barack Obama said Saturday that until the U.S. becomes a place where anyone who is willing to work hard can earn a way into the middle class "we can't let up and we can't rest."