John F. Kennedy'

Missouri, a Wake Up Call to Create a New Story

Jeremy Wickremer | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK
Jeremy Wickremer

The events in Missouri are a wake up call. The nation is not yet at peace. There is fear and conflict in our minds whose path always leads to destruction. When we transform this to peace and compassion the path leads to creativity and connection.

The British Origins of America's Political Divide

Simon Phillips-Hughes | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Politics
Simon Phillips-Hughes

According to the theory, the origins of the Red and Blue state divide go back to the English Civil War of the 1640s, when champions of Parliament fled to Massachusetts and supporters of the King found safe haven in Virginia.

Honour the Past, But Don't Live in It

James Christie | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
James Christie

Dallas. 22nd November 2013. The week marking the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address also played host to the 50th anniversary o...

The Kennedy Assassination Did Change Everything, But You Had to Have Been There to Know It

Bonnie Greer | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Bonnie Greer

On 22 November 1963, in the US, after lunchtime, (my hometown of Chicago is in the same time zone as Dallas) on a school day, we were told that the President had been shot dead. I walked home, crying. It was raining, like something out of a corny movie. People were wailing; standing around stunned; praying out loud

Paul Vale

JFK's Assassination Was Not 'The Moment That Changed America'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

This week’s cover of Time Magazine commemorates the 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK with a cover story entitled "The Moment That Change...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Flowers Arrested

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday 22 November 2013... 1) FLOWERS ARRESTED Former chairman of the Co-operative Bank, Paul Flowers, who t...

Harvard on Trial

Philippa Greer | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Philippa Greer

From day one, orientation is far more curious than the British experience of Freshers' Week. We are treated to champagne mimosas over breakfast, are wined and fed, partake in a mass "speed meeting" of our future classmates and enjoy an outdoor screening of Legally Blonde (yes, the concept of irony has drifted across the pond too)...

What Makes a Great Speech?

Dr Arlo Brady | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Politics
Dr Arlo Brady

There have been many examples over the course of human history that we can look to for inspiration. Unfortunately, though, it's only the more recent speeches - where film or detailed records exist - that allow us to investigate anything other than the content.

People of the World - Look at Berlin

James Davis | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Politics
James Davis

Standing before the Brandenburg Gate this Wednesday, Obama will no doubt again make use of Kennedy's towering rhetoric. But this time the mood is different; the promise of 2008 itself already lost to history.

LOOK: Prince Harry Honours America's War Dead

PA | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK

Prince Harry honoured America's war dead by laying floral tributes at a national cemetery commemorating the country's fallen heroes. Harry visited ...

Revealed: The Story Behind Winston Churchill’s Iconic Bulldog Scowl

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Politics

Famously gruff and tenacious, Prime Minister Winston Churchill earned a deserved reputation as the ‘British Bulldog.’ The cigar-chomping, hard-...

Texas Always Triumphs

Black Tomato | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Texas is a state almost bigger than Europe, so it's no surprise there is a diverse amount of culture to cover. Whichever direction you go be it north, south, east or west you'll always find something to entice and surprise you.

Obama's Divas Versus Romney's Demons

Daniel Warner | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

Barack Obama got a second term on the strength of his convictions, his policies, his celebrity endorsements and the fact that America needs him as leader.

Caroline Frost

Things We'd Never Seen On TV Before JFK's Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

As President Obama and his Republican candidate Mitt Romney count down the minutes until the results of their 2012 White House campaigns, we must stop...

Did Liz Seduce Ronald Reagan?

WENN | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Movie icon Elizabeth Taylor allegedly slept with Ronald Reagan when she was a teenager and enjoyed three-way sex with President John F Kennedy and act...

The Dangerous Business Of Stowaways

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK

Two weeks ago, a man scaled a perimeter fence at Cape Town airport. He was detected, but soon lost, by security guards. The next day his lifeless ...

Mitt Romney, Mormons and America's Anglo-Saxon Heritage

Eric Kaufmann | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Politics
Eric Kaufmann

Mitt Romney's European tour was intended to establish his foreign policy credentials but is deemed by many to be a failure.

Unpublished LIFE Pictures Of Jackie Kennedy Revealed

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK

Had she been alive today, Jackie Kennedy would be well into her twilight years, but would doubtlessly still be touted as one of the world's leading st...

Salute: Smith Has no Regrets in Using the Olympics World Platform for Human Rights

Rima Amin | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Rima Amin

Regardless of whether or not the Olympics is the place for politics, Salute is reminder to us all to stand in solidarity with those who face struggles in equality. It reminds us that humanity means another persons' struggle is ours too and sometimes sacrifices must be made to help.

Lana Del Rey's Homage to Jackie O: National Anthem Video

Kate Lawson | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kate Lawson

So we've seen the teaser and now comes the full vid for Lana Del Rey's National Anthem, which is a cinematic-like visual journey featuring Lana and rapper A$AP Rocky channelling American icons Jackie O and John F Kennedy (with an homage to Marilyn Monroe's 'Happy Birthday Mr President' thrown in).

60 Photos For 60 Years Of Her Majesty

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 02.04.2012 | Home

60 photographs chronicling the Queen's sixty years as monarch are to go on display to mark her Diamond Jubilee, In an exhibition we marked out at t...