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Barack Obama

50 minutes

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Tells the story of Barack Obama, from his childhood in Honolulu to the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election. Follows Obama through his teenage struggles for self-identity, his student days at Columbia University and Harvard Law School, and through his political career in Chicago, where he rose to fame through a focus on ethics and political reform. Highlights Obama's Democratic primary campaign and his journey toward becoming the 44th President of the United States. Originally appeared on TV's Biography Channel.

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Runtime: 50 minutes

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