The Story of Barack Obama’s Mother, with author Janny Scott

A Singular Woman

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While Obama has written about his father, still little is known about his mother, Ann Dunham. Today, we'll learn about this fiercely independent woman who raised the man who would one day become president of the United States.

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Not much is known about Barack Obama’s mother, Stanley Ann Dunham.  That inspired reporter Janny Scott to write a book on the subject.  She interviewed nearly two-hundred people to discover the impact that Obama’s mother had upon him.

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