Nationality: Power emigrated to the U.S. from Ireland in 1979, at age 9. Fourteen years later, she became an American citizen.
Areas of interest:
politics & government,
College: She is a graduate of Yale University and Harvard Law School.
Personal social network: Much of Power's Muckety comes from political and academic connections.
Samantha Power personal relations:
Cass R. Sunstein - spouse
Samantha Power past relationships:
2008 Barack Obama presidential campaign - adviser
Boston Globe - correspondent
Carr Center for Human Rights Policy - executive director
Colbert Report - sang on finale
International Crisis Group - board member
International Rescue Committee - director
John F. Kennedy School of Government - professor
National Security Council - senior director for multilateral affairs
New York Review of Books - contributor
New Yorker - contributor
Barack Obama - aide
The Atlantic - contributor
Time magazine - foreign policy columnist
United Nations - U.S. ambassador
U.S. News & World Report - correspondent
White House state dinner (2/11/2014) - invited guest
White House state dinner (3/10/2016) - invited guest
· Chasing the Flame
· A Problem from Hell
· Realizing Human Rights
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Muckety news stories featuring Samantha Power
Less than a month ago, when American Prospect assembled a "fantasy cabinet" for President Obama's second term, it named Samantha Power as an ideal choice for secretary of State.
February 17, 2013
The baby born to Obama team members Samantha Power and Cass Sunstein is but one illustration of the family ties binding the Obama administration.
May 11, 2009
To save on travel expenses, the Harvard Law School Class of 1991 might as well have its reunion this year at the White House.
March 12, 2009