Ann Dunham

Anthropologist; mother of Barack Obama Ann Dunham

Stanley Ann Dunham, the mother of Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States, was an American anthropologist who specialized in economic anthropology and rural development. Dunham was known as Stanley Dunham through high school, then as Ann Dunham, Ann Obama, Ann Soetoro, Ann Sutoro (after her second divorce), and finally as Ann Dunham.
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The Significance of 'None' - Patriot Post
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... "e" of the black text layer untouched, indicating that he meant to leave in place any letter(s) that could be used in changing the answer of the box into something that would not be in conflict with the known facts about Ann Dunham's situation
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Harry Dolan's 'Very Bad Men' at the library - Oak Ridger
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Stanley Ann Dunham was Barack Obama's mother – an unorthodox young Midwesterner who forged a career for herself, had two inter-racial marriages, and raised her son and daughter alone at a time when such actions were very controversial
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THIS WEEK Web Extra: Huntsman on a Mormon Controversy - ABC News (blog)
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I am afraid it would simply blow their minds to come up with an explanation as to why Stanley Ann Dunham's signature was written in an exact straight line without one pixel of divination from the documents horizontal. But I am sure the libs can explain
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Obama Campaign Email With Criticism of Krugman, Liberal Blogs Triggers Ire - ABC News (blog)
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I am afraid it would simply blow their minds to come up with an explanation as to why Stanley Ann Dunham's signature was written in an exact straight line without one pixel of divination from the documents horizontal. But I am sure the libs can explain
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Doctoral student earns Fulbright scholarship to study environmental issues - UH System Current News
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Her previous honors include the Ann Dunham Soetoro Award, East-West Center Graduate Fellowship, East-West Center Distinguished Community Service Award, United States-Indonesia Society Language Scholarship, Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship,
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Some celebrity encounters from readers - News Sentinel
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Then there's “A Singular Woman,” a biography of President Obama's mother, Stanley Ann Dunham, and “To End All Wars,” as ironical a title as any I've known. It's a hard, hard look at World War I. I had known about the senseless loss of lives – the
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The Other Barack: the Bold and Reckless Life of President Obama's Father by ... - Telegraph.co.uk
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The central figure in that narrative was his father, Barack Hussein Obama Snr, a member of the Luo tribe from Kenya who had married a white Kansas girl, Ann Dunham, who was already pregnant with his child, when they were studying at the University of
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Happy Birthday Mr. First-Black-President: 50 Years in 10 Photos - The Atlanta Post
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Barack Hussein Obama was born on August 4, 1961 Honolulu, Hawaii to Stanley Ann Dunham and Barack Obama Sr. He spent his childhood years between Hawaii and Indonesia, the homeland of his stepfather
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The political career of Barack Obama - Washington Post
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President Obama's father, also named Barack, and the president's mother, Stanley Ann Dunham, in an undated photo. / AP During his early childhood, Obama lived and attended school in Indonesia. Obama, circled in yellow, attends a graduation ceremony at
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Book Challenges Obama on Mother's Deathbed Fight
NYTimes - over 6 years
The White House on Wednesday declined to challenge an account in a new book that suggests that President Obama, in his campaign to overhaul American health care, mischaracterized a central anecdote about his mother's deathbed dispute with her insurance company. During his presidential campaign and subsequent battle over a health care law, Mr. Obama
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A Singular Kansan - Emporia Gazette
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The son was Barack Obama, 26, posing with his mother, a woman as unusual as her name: Stanley Ann Dunham. Scott received the photo, she writes, two decades later, when she was writing a series for the New York Times, looking at the life and career of
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Prominent software engineer presents 'self-evident' analysis - WND.com
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Notably, the name "(Stanley) Ann Dunham Obama" is in two separate layers. "(Stanley) Ann D" is contained in Layer 8 while "unham Obama" is in Layer 9, as seen below in Exhibit 1. A close-up of a screen capture of Layer 8 can be seen in Exhibit 2
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Melvyn L. Fein: Obama following mom's footsteps: running away - Marietta Daily Journal
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Stanley Ann Dunham (yes, her first name was "Stanley") was not just singular; she was peculiar. Very intelligent, energetic, engaging and on several levels brave, she never did solve the central mysteries of her life. Instead, she bequeathed much of
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Does WND's reporting rule out an Obama Kenya birth? - WND.com
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Had a Kapio'lani Medical Center-generated long-form birth certificate listing Barack Obama Sr. as the father been available in the 1960s, Ann Dunham would most likely have produced it to satisfy questions then being asked about the child by Immigration
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Pettis: 'Singular Woman` helped shape man who would be president - Broomfield Enterprise
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Stanley Ann Dunham was "admirably, movingly, sometimes exasperatingly, human." Twice married and twice divorced, the single mother of two, "she lived by strong values, which she passed on to her children. She was idealistic and pragmatic
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Children's book by Obama's half sister bridges generations - Toronto Star
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By Vit Wagner Publishing Reporter Maya Soetoro-Ng is cited frequently throughout a new and much discussed biography of Ann Dunham, the woman who was mother to both Soetoro-Ng and her half-brother, US President Barack Obama. The 40-year-old,
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    FIFTIES
  • 1995
    Age 52
    Dunham returned to the United States in early 1995 and was examined at the Memorial Sloan–Kettering Cancer Center in New York City and diagnosed with uterine cancer.
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  • 1994
    Age 51
    In late 1994, Dunham was living and working in Indonesia.
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    She helped WWB manage the Expert Group Meeting on Women and Finance in New York in January 1994, and helped the WWB take prominent roles in the UN's Fourth World Conference on Women held September 4–15, 1995 in Beijing, and in the UN regional conferences and NGO forums that preceded it.
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  • 1993
    Age 50
    In March 1993, Dunham was a research and policy coordinator for Women's World Banking (WWB) in New York.
  • FORTIES
  • 1992
    Age 49
    After her son was elected President, interest renewed in Dunham's work: The University of Hawaii held a symposium about her research; an exhibition of Dunham's Indonesian batik textile collection toured the United States; and in December 2009, Duke University Press published Surviving against the Odds: Village Industry in Indonesia, a book based on Dunham's original 1992 dissertation.
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  • 1988
    Age 45
    From January 1988 to 1995, Dunham was a consultant and research coordinator for Indonesia's oldest bank, Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BRI) in Jakarta, with her work funded by USAID and the World Bank.
  • 1986
    Age 43
    From May to November 1986 and from August to November 1987, Dunham was a cottage industries development consultant for the Agricultural Development Bank of Pakistan (ADBP) under the Gujranwala Integrated Rural Development Project (GADP).
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1982
    Age 39
    In 1982, Obama Sr. was killed in a car accident.
  • 1981
    Age 38
    From January 1981 to November 1984, Dunham was the program officer for women and employment in the Ford Foundation's Southeast Asia regional office in Jakarta.
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  • 1980
    Age 37
    Lolo Soetoro and Dunham divorced on November 5, 1980; Lolo Soetoro married Erna Kustina in 1980 and had two children, a son, Yusuf Aji Soetoro (born 1981), and daughter, Rahayu Nurmaida Soetoro (born 1987).
  • 1978
    Age 35
    From October 1978 to December 1980, Dunham was a rural industries consultant in Central Java on the Indonesian Ministry of Industry's Provincial Development Program (PDP I), funded by USAID in Jakarta and implemented through Development Alternatives, Inc. (DAI).
    In May and June 1978, Dunham was a short-term consultant in the office of the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Jakarta, writing recommendations on village industries and other non-agricultural enterprises for the Indonesian government's third five-year development plan (REPELITA III).
  • 1977
    Age 34
    From June 1977 through September 1978, Dunham carried out research on village industries in the Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY)—the Yogyakarta Special Region within Central Java in Indonesia under a student grant from the East–West Center.
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    In March 1977, Dunham, under the supervision of agricultural economics professor Leon A. Mears, developed and taught a short lecture course at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Indonesia (FEUI) in Jakarta for staff members of BAPPENAS (Badan Perencanaan Pembangunan Nasional)—the Indonesian National Development Planning Agency.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1972
    Age 29
    From 1972 to 1975, Dunham was crafts instructor (in weaving, batik, and dye) at the Bishop Museum in Honolulu.
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    Dunham's graduate work was supported by an Asia Foundation grant from August 1972 to July 1973 and by an East–West Center Technology and Development Institute grant from August 1973 to December 1978.
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    A year later, in August 1972, Dunham and her daughter moved back to Hawaii to rejoin her son and begin graduate study in anthropology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
  • 1970
    Age 27
    Madelyn Dunham's job at the Bank of Hawaii, where she had worked her way up over a decade from clerk to becoming one of its first two female vice presidents in 1970, helped pay the steep tuition, with some assistance from a scholarship.
    On August 15, 1970, Soetoro and Dunham had a daughter, Maya Kassandra Soetoro.
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  • 1967
    Age 24
    Dunham graduated from the University of Hawaii with a B.A. in anthropology on August 6, 1967, and moved in October the same year with her six-year-old son to Jakarta, Indonesia, to rejoin her husband.
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  • 1965
    Age 22
    In 1965, Soetoro and Dunham were married in Hawaii, and in 1966, Soetoro returned to Indonesia.
  • 1964
    Age 21
    Dunham filed for divorce in January 1964, which Obama Sr. did not contest. In December 1964, Obama Sr. married Ruth Baker, a Jewish American of Lithuanian heritage; they were separated in 1971 and divorced in 1973 after having two sons.
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  • 1963
    Age 20
    Dunham returned to Honolulu and resumed her undergraduate education at the University of Hawaii with the spring semester in January 1963.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1961
    Age 18
    She took classes at the University of Washington from September 1961 to June 1962, and lived as a single mother in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle with her son while her husband continued his studies in Hawaii.
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    Friends in the state of Washington recall her visiting with her month-old baby in 1961.
    On August 4, 1961, at the age of 18, Dunham gave birth to her first child, Barack Obama II.
    Dunham and Obama Sr. were married on the Hawaiian island of Maui on February 2, 1961, despite parental opposition from both families.
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  • 1960
    Age 17
    Dunham's parents sought business opportunities in the new state, and after graduating from high school in 1960, Dunham and her family moved to Honolulu.
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  • 1956
    Age 13
    In 1956, Dunham's family moved to Mercer Island, an Eastside suburb of Seattle.
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  • 1955
    Age 12
    In 1955, the family moved to Seattle, Washington, where her father was employed as a furniture salesman and her mother worked as vice president of a bank.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1942
    Born
    Dunham was born on November 29, 1942 at Saint Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kansas, the only child of Madelyn Lee Payne and Stanley Armour Dunham.
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