Obama Africa Trip Will Skip Kenya, ‘The Country Of His Birth’


Excerpted from Huffpo: In an article about President Obama’s upcoming trip to Africa, a Yahoo News reporter referred to Kenya as “the country of his birth.” (See the screenshot below).

The article has since been revised to refer to Kenya as the president’s “ancestral homeland.” A correction at the top acknolwedges that “an earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the president’s birthplace.”

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