Meet the Transgender Indonesian Nanny Who Took Care of Young Barack…

When someone rises to a position of great power, there are often people from their past who come out of the woodwork looking for some favor or another—and that's no doubt happened many times to President Obama. However, there's one person from his past who hasn't ever asked for anything: The trangender Indonesian… » 3/05/12 11:55pm 3/05/12 11:55pm

Mum's The Word

New York's Indonesian consulate general is presenting an exhibition of 40 pieces of traditional clothing belonging to President Barack Obama's mother, Ann Dunham, during her years in Jakarta. The exhibit, which includes batik that belonged to first lady Ibu Ani, has already been displayed in Chicago. [Politico] » 5/22/09 2:20pm 5/22/09 2:20pm

Hillary Will Not Let Women, Obama's Mom, Go Unheard

In the midst of her mostly boring testimony today, Hillary Clinton took a moment to shout out both the importance of female empowerment around the world and Barack Obama's mom, Ann Dunham. » 1/13/09 11:40am 1/13/09 11:40am