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Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union

This multi-part documentary explores the journey of Barack Obama from his early upbringing to the 44th U.S. President, set against the backdrop of the country’s unfolding racial history.
Season 1 - Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union
"As president, Obama confronts formidable hurdles with a divided Congress and faces criticism as the nation grapples with police brutality.​"
"After announcing his bid for the White House, Obama faces constant pressure on the campaign trail to define his identity."
"A look back at Obama's upbringing, his early days in Hawaii, and his pursuit of higher education at Columbia University and Harvard Law School. Through archival interviews, Obama reflects on the impact of an estranged father, growing up biracial, and his evolving relationship with the Black community in Chicago, where he worked as a community organizer."