Michelle Obama

Dr Jill Biden: meet the ‘Philly girl’ first lady
Joe and Jill Biden exit on Air Force One after flying into RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk
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Dr Jill Biden: meet the ‘Philly girl’ first lady

The US president’s other half is also a community college teacher, cancer research campaigner and grandmother
10 Jun 2021
Instant Opinion: ‘English education rewards the rich’
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Instant Opinion: ‘English education rewards the rich’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 18 August
18 Aug 2020
What are the Obamas doing now?
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What are the Obamas doing now?

Barack makes a return to politics with his anti-gerrymandering campaign
30 Aug 2019
The best books of 2018
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In Review

The best books of 2018

Literary giants mingled with new talent and former presidents and first ladies in last year’s hottest releases
13 Mar 2019
Michelle Obama shares advice for Meghan Markle
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Michelle Obama shares advice for Meghan Markle

Former first lady urges Duchess of Sussex to ease into her new high-pressure role slowly
3 Dec 2018
Michelle Obama memoirs: five things we learned
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Michelle Obama memoirs: five things we learned

From her thoughts on Barack Obama’s first presidential campaign to the current White House occupants
13 Nov 2018
Barack Obama in advanced talks with Netflix over TV shows
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In Depth

Barack Obama in advanced talks with Netflix over TV shows

Former president and first lady to create and present set content for streaming service
9 Mar 2018

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What was on Michelle Obama’s Valentine’s Day playlist?
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What was on Michelle Obama’s Valentine’s Day playlist?

Former first lady shared her romantic Spotify ‘mixtape’ for Barack
15 Feb 2018
Obama portraits depict ‘troubled thinker’
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Obama portraits depict ‘troubled thinker’

Paintings by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald are unlike previous presidential depictions
13 Feb 2018
Barack Obama's moving 25th anniversary tribute to Michelle
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Barack Obama's moving 25th anniversary tribute to Michelle

Former president pays tribute to woman who ‘put up with me for a quarter of a century’
4 Oct 2017
Michelle Obama's convention speech: The highlights
Michelle Obama addresses the Democratic National Convention
In Depth

Michelle Obama's convention speech: The highlights

Universally acclaimed address put 'Hillary Clinton in the mainstream and Trump far outside it', say critics
26 Jul 2016
MUSIC: Adele and Beyonce to sing for Michelle O
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MUSIC: Adele and Beyonce to sing for Michelle O

Two of the world's biggest female stars agree to sing at 'celebrity-packed' celebration of First Lady's 50th
11 Mar 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 25 Feb 2013
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 25 Feb 2013

25 Feb 2013
Obama to summer at Martha’s
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Obama to summer at Martha’s

But will he choose to stay in the area favoured by celebrities or the black elite?
7 Jul 2009
Unwhole
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Unwhole

Michelle Obama has hired Michael Smith, a Hollywood interior designer, to spruce up the White House, says Charles Laurence
20 Jan 2009
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