American Election

Are We Living In A Divided Society?

Edward Adoo | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Politics
Edward Adoo

Many Americans were hoping for a positive election result to improve race and community relations. With Trump elected the future seems uncertain but will the result have any effect on how we deal with community relations across Britain? The new era of right wing politics has not just taken effect across America but it has led to a far right uprising across Europe.

Trump's Election Compels Teacher To Share Message Of Love With Students

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A school teacher in California has been called “amazing” after she wrote a letter telling minority students they were “loved” following Donald...

It's Time For The Left To Look At Itself And Realise, Trump Is The Monster We Created

Sam Flint | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Sam Flint

Trump was the left's creation, he was fuelled by constant media bombardment, a demand that no one couldn't vote for him and that things couldn't change. Well now they certainly have.

Devastated By Trump's Win? Here's How To Feel Better

Andre Spicer | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Politics
Andre Spicer

Going into mourning following an election might seem strange. However, it's actually quite normal. Election results can be traumatic life events for some. This is what happened when the British people voted to leave the European Union.

What Does Trump Mean For Women? Don't Despair – Organise

Sam Smethers | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Politics
Sam Smethers

The palpable feeling today as we digest the result is that we have crossed a line. The world still looks to America as "the Leader of the Free World" and that leader just sent a clear message that misogyny is OK.

Every Muslim Knows Things Will Never Be The Same Again

Basit Mahmood | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK
Basit Mahmood

Muslims have been woefully underrepresented in both public life and politics, with turnout far lower in Europe in elections than other groups. Yet we can no longer afford to remain apathetic. We must not allow their world to be built, no matter how powerless and helpless we feel.

If President Trump Makes You Feel Powerless And Angry Take Action

Angela Terry | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK
Angela Terry

Women are also the main educators, in schools, colleges and homes so children can learn that equality not only matters but it is to be expected as the norm from today. Now more than ever is the time to educate and then to organise so we are not just agitated.

A Rough Guide To Surviving Trump's Election

Jean Muir | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Politics
Jean Muir

I will not promise you that everything will be alright and I will not say that your fear and shock is not legitimate. But reach inside of yourself, help someone else, become more accountable for what happens in your world , and you will be surprised at the unexpected outcomes.

#ReasonToRise - Sixx:AM

Nikki Sixx | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Entertainment
Nikki Sixx

Today I'm making a pledge to myself and my fellow global citizen. I will try to educate myself before I express myself. I will try to learn before I teach. I will try to listen before I shout. I will do my best to help find solutions. When I disagree, I will do so with respect and grace. I will try to be a better man. I will rise up. Will you?

Poll: How Drunk Would You Have to Be to Shag Donald Trump?

Jenny Paul | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Jenny Paul

The star of this grotesque circus is wealthy older man Donald Trump; who believes that being a famous, rich, white, racist, sexist qualifies him to be voted in as the 45th President of the United States during the election this November, while masterfully showcasing all that is wrong in the land of the free at the moment.

Accurate, Authoritative And Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Politics

The dust has barely settled on the US 2012 Elections yet already speculation as to who will head the 2016 Republican charge is rife. A number of na...

Presidential Elections, American Expats and Taxes

Ijeoma E. Okoli | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK Politics
Ijeoma E. Okoli

During the 2008 election season, American expats around the world were all fired up and turned out in record numbers to vote during the November elections. But what did we get in return? We got FACTA. We got treated like tax dodging criminals by the IRS.

The Problem With The American Election Comedy Adventure Series

Catherine Graham | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Comedy
Catherine Graham

There's Mitt Romney who looks a bit constipated, then there's Barrack Obama who is too serious to make fun of. And then there's the actual politics. It's not going anywhere. It's stuck. They're all still arguing about the same things they were arguing about two years ago.

A New Progressive Era?

James Davis | Posted 07.11.2012 | UK
James Davis

If the Obama speech is remembered for anything, I suspect it will be for the full-throated call to a new progressive era.

Obama's Challenge

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

Mitt Romney's challenge was to re-introduce himself and rise above the bar of expectations on Thursday at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. He clearly exceeded that level of expectation... and then some!

Obama Versus - Romney: A Nation Divided May Not Stand

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 19.10.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

The Republican and the Democratic National Conventions, which mark the official start of the 2012 Presidential Election Campaign, are about to begin.

Mitt's Not So Excellent Adventure

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

Mitt Romney has established himself as a wealthy and successful businessman in the eyes of the American public. What is not so clear is how he will translate those skills into his ability to be president of the United States of America.

What God says, Goes

Mike Ion | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK Politics
Mike Ion

I will start with a confident prediction: when candidates for next year's US presidential elections make speeches, few, if any, will be able to resist the temptation to make reference to either God or morality.