Barack Obama

Barack Obama is president of the United States.

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President Obama: 'We Cannot Be Bystanders to Bigotry'

by Barack Obama 02-06-2016
President Obama visits the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque

President Barack Obama at the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque on Feb. 3. Photo courtesy of the White House/Pete Souza

Our Founders knew that religious liberty is essential not only to protect religion, but because religion helps strengthen our nation. From our Revolution to the abolition of slavery, from women’s rights to civil rights, men and women of faith have often helped move our nation closer to our founding ideals. This progress is part of what makes us a beacon to the world.

One Nation ... Under God?

by Barack Obama 11-01-2006

Democracy demands that religious Americans translate their concerns into universal values - and that secularists make room for faith and morality.