Michelle Obama

Is 'Nude' Racist?

Tallulah Bullock | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Style
Tallulah Bullock

Out of all the hyperbole and sartorial superlatives there's one adjective that really irks me. Nude... Search on any major fashion e-tailor and you will be met with pages upon pages of apparel and accessories in a pinkish to beige colour palette. Nude perhaps, if you're white.

Michelle Obama Leads The Fashion Pack In This Week's Best Dressed

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Style

It's no secret that Michelle Obama is a style icon, and it seems not even a transatlantic flight could jet lag her style. Michelle, along with daug...

These East London Pupils Really Love Michelle Obama

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK

An emotional US first lady Michelle Obama has delivered a highly personal speech to British students on the first of a two-day visit to the UK to prom...

The Waugh Zone June 16 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday June 16, 2015... THE LIDINGTON COMPROMISE Eurosceptics are not easily fooled by Down...

The Waugh Zone June 15, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday June 15, 2015... 1) QUESTION OR NOMINATE Nominations for the Labour leadership clos...

Michelle Obama To Visit East London School

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Politics

Michelle Obama will visit a girls school in east London as part of her two-day visit to the United Kingdom. The First Lady's 2009 visit to the Eliz...

'Go Out There And Make It Happen', Michelle Obama Urges Graduates

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education

In a commencement address at Oberlin College, in Ohio, US, First Lady Michelle Obama urged graduates to, "go out there and make it happen." The Fi...

Does Fashion Have a Place in Politics?

Tallulah Bullock | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Style
Tallulah Bullock

Over the years political figures have done this in various ways to varying degrees of success. Here's a few of my favourite political fashion statements from the past and present, call it the alternative 'Downing Street Catwalk' if you will.

10 Quotes That Will Make Sure We Never Forget To #BringBackOurGirls

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK

A year ago today, 219 schoolgirls were kidnapped from their school in Chibok, in the north-east of Nigeria. The girls were taken by Islamist milita...

If Only SamCam Would Dance On TV

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Comedy

Here’s a challenge to Samantha Cameron, Justine Thornton or any other spouse of a prospective Prime Minister –- go on TV and throw some shapes. Th...

If You Say The First Lady Looks Like An Ape, You're Going To Get The Sack

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK

NEW YORK – Racism is racism, but the bigotry of Nigel Farage ("companies should be able to hire based on nationality") is just a touch more subtle t...

Beyoncé Reveals Workout Video, World Breaks Into A Sweat Just Watching It

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Oh to be Beyoncé. The singer graced us with an insight into her epic fitness regime last night. And - to be quite honest - it made us sweat ju...

The Saudi Royals: Not People to Do Business With

Robin Lustig | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Politics
Robin Lustig

I understand the need for diplomatic niceties to be observed. That's why when a royal head of state dies, I'm perfectly happy for one of our royals to attend the funeral. But why on earth do we have to send the prime minister as well? ... Wouldn't it be nice if, like Germany, we could halt our arms sales to what is undoubtedly one of the nastiest regimes on the planet. And when the new king dies - he's already 79 - perhaps we could send Prince Charles on his own. I'm sure he'd manage just fine.

No Headscarf And Not Impressed: Michelle Obama's Face Says It All In Saudi Arabia

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Politics

First Lady Michelle Obama may have been by her husband’s side in Saudi Arabia to pay respects after King Abdullah’s death, but her demeanor told a...

American Students Tweet Sad Pictures Of Lunch To #ThankMichelleObama

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Michelle Obama made it her mission to reduce obesity by cracking down on school lunches. The result? Students are NOT happy. Presumably the first l...

US President Gets Card Declined On Date, Insists He Pays His Bills

The Huffington Post UK/ AP | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK

The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet? When his credit card was declined last month while...

Chloe Grace Moretz Stars In School Junk Food Film Spoof- And Michelle Obama's In There Too

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Chloe Grace Moretz - we love you even more now. The Kick Ass actress stars in a spot-on spoof of the latest morality-action film Divergent, and thi...

Mehdi Hasan

Will 'Mrs Miliband' Turn Out To Be Ed's 'Secret Weapon'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Politics

At a recent summer drinks party for high-profile Labour supporters, it wasn't Ed Miliband's speech that wowed the crowd. It was his wife's. ...

Women Are Making Headlines More Than Ever

Nicci Roscoe | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK
Nicci Roscoe

Women are speaking out and making an impact in an unprecedented way. Almost everything I've listened to in some recent news bulletins has been female focused. Angelina Jolie is a great role model as a United Nations special envoy. The comforting and caring attitude she projects is inspirational.

This #BringBackOurGirls Message Will Remind You Of Drone Horror

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Politics

First Lady Michelle Obama backed efforts to rescue more than 270 teenage girls who had been abducted by the Boko Haram terrorist group last month, pos...

The Best Selfies Ever

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK

Selfie, a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website, states the...

These Magazine Covers Reflect The True Power Of Women

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The majority of magazine covers featuring women include photoshop, cleavage or nudity. Or a combination of all three. But to celebrate what it real...

Beyoncé Dismisses Rumours Of Affair With Barack Obama As 'Absurd'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK

Are Beyonce and Barack Obama dangerously in love? The short answer – no, they are not. In the wake of their own president being surrounded by sca...

WATCH: This Is Why Michelle Obama Is Cool As F***

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Michelle Obama is awesome - here's proof. As part of a campaign to promote healthy eating the US First Lady teamed up with members of the Miami Hea...

Michelle Obama's 50 Funniest Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

America's First Lady turns 50 on January 18th - so what better way to celebrate than to look back at some of her greatest photos? And by 'greatest'...