Barack Obama's grandmother has passed away with one day left before the election, reports the Washington Post.
Barack Obama‘s grandmother has passed away with one day left before the election, reports the Washington Post.
A release from Obama and his sister read: “It is with great sadness that we announce that our grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, has died peacefully after a battle with cancer. She was the cornerstone of our family, and a woman of extraordinary accomplishment, strength, and humility.”
Read the full story here.
Get more Crikey, for less
It’s more than a newsletter. It’s where readers expect more – fearless journalism from a truly independent perspective. We don’t pander to anyone’s party biases. We question everything, explore the uncomfortable and dig deeper.
Join us this week for 50% off a year of Crikey.
Editor-in-chief of Crikey