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Shows featuring Sen. Barack Obama

  • Obama Repudiates Ex-Pastor over Controversial Remarks Obamawrightweb
    On Tuesday, Senator Barack Obama said he was “outraged” and “saddened” by “divisive and destructive” comments by his former pastor, the Reverend Jeremiah Wright. Since the weekend, Reverend Wright has publicly defended himself after weeks of being lambasted by politicians and pundits for his sermons. We hear from both Obama’s and Wright’s speeches. [includes rush transcript]
    April 30, 2008 | Story
  • Amy Goodman Questions Sen. Obama on Heeding Iraqis’ Call for Full US Withdrawal Obamaamyweb
    Following his speech on the economy at New York’s Cooper Union, Amy Goodman asks Sen. Barack Obama why he is not calling for a total withdrawal of US troops from Iraq in accordance with the 70 percent of Iraqis who say they want the US out. [includes rush transcript]
    March 28, 2008 | Story