Tag Archives: Obama

RSVP: Making an Impact

[MUSIC]>>VO: Every seven seconds, someone in America turns fifty-five. In ever increasing numbers older Americans are showing an outpouring of interest in volunteering and service. RSVP is America’s largest volunteer network for those 55 and over. Over 400,000 strong – it harnesses the skills, experience and wisdom of these men and women while offering solutions… Read More »

President Obama Speaks at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

The President: Well, good afternoon, everybody. And, President Clinton, thank you for your very kind introduction. Although I have to admit, I really did like the speech a few weeks ago a little bit better. (laughter) Afterwards, somebody tweeted that somebody needs to make him “Secretary of Explaining Things.” (laughter) Although they didn’t use the… Read More »

The Florida Gators Talk Service

[Music Playing] SECURITY: Scoot on down here, fellows. URBAN MEYER: What an experience for our young people. I mean, this is a historical occasion having a president that takes time with them. I think we’re the first or second team to come visit with him.>>THE PRESIDENT: What Coach Meyer and all of these guys also… Read More »

President Obama at Poverty Summit

(bell tolls) – [Presenter] Please welcome Georgetown University President, John J. DeGioia, accompanied by (audience applauds) Harvard professor of public policy, Robert D. Putnam, American Enterprise Institute President, Dr. Arthur Brooks, and moderator, E.J. Dionne, university professor at Georgetown University. – Well, good morning. It’s our privilege to welcome you here to Georgetown for this… Read More »

Making Tough Choices with Kid President

FACT: Catholics do NOT oppose birth control!

Last year, the Department of Health and Human Services ruled that health insurance plans would be required to provide preventive care services for women, including contraception, at no extra cost and with no co-pays or deductibles. This January, they announced that certain religiously affiliated organizations would have an additional year to comply with this rule,… Read More »

Catholic Church Sex Scandal Intensifies

right so as promised uh… catholic church well tell they’re fucking everything under the sun them now of course there was the disastrous child sex scandal which is like oh my god oakridge implausible and they convert it up so tremendously to how can how can one do that and sleep at night i think… Read More »

São Paulo: South America’s MEGACITY

The dramatic cliffs and endless beaches of Rio de Janeiro makes it the city that probably first comes to mind when you think of Brazil. São Paulo, the largest metropolis in the southern hemisphere, is the true economic engine of the world’s sixth most populous country. In 1554, Catholic missionaries with the help of indigenous… Read More »

Catholics for Obama – OFA Ohio

[Music] SISTER MONICA: One of the things that is core to Catholic social teaching is this notion of community and that indeed, I am my brother and sisters’ keeper. I don’t live my life isolation. JUDI L: For me, faith and politics connect on social justice issues. President Obama is committed to fighting the war… Read More »