Obama Inauguration

Teenager Who Performed At Barack Obama's Inauguration Fatally Shot In Chicago

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK

A 15-year-old girl who performed in the recent festivities for President Barack Obama's inauguration has been shot dead. Hadiya Pendleton was shot...

Obama's Inauguration Highlights America's Diversified Elite

Muddassar Ahmed | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK Politics
Muddassar Ahmed

Since the presidency is the closest thing Americans have to royalty, this event is a celebration of power and pride. But instead of being for the President only, it honours the process. 

The Week In (Silly) Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Comedy

From inauguration photobombs to Shetland ponies in cardigans, take a look at our selection of this week's silliest snaps......

Funny Tweets Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Comedy

What a week! Especially if you love or hate Europe. Or America. Yes, David Cameron announced Tory plans for an EU referendum - despite the risks of...

WATCH: Bad Lip Reading Obama's Inauguration

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Oh, joy! As expected, the Bad Lip Reading team have turned their hands to Obama's second inauguration. And it is, to quote Ned Ryerson in 'Groundhog D...

WATCH: James Franco's Unintentionally Hilarious Inauguration Poem

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Oh, dear. Actor James Franco's poem wot he wrote to mark Barack Obama's inauguration - 'Obama In Asheville' - has hit the internet. And we don't th...

WATCH: Cassetteboy Takes On Obama's Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Hurrah! The first - as far as we know - video parody of Barack Obama's second inaugural address has hit the internets. And it comes courtesy of our ol...

Two Minutes to Spare? Watch This

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Politics

Barack Obama was formally sworn in for a second term as America's 44th president on Monday in front of hundreds of thousands of people in Washington D...

The Funniest Angry Republican Tweets About Obama's Inauguration

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Comedy

We'll all remember where we were when the communist Muslim Barack Obama was sworn in as the 44th President of the United States for a second time. ...

WATCH: Beyoncé's Big Moment

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 22.01.2013 | Home

Beyoncé has been a very vocal champion of President Obama and on Monday she was repaid for her support with the ultimate honour of performing at his ...

PHOTOS: What's Keeping People Away From Obama's Inauguration?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics

Thousands of people have packed out Washington D.C's National Mall to witness the second inauguration of president Barack Obama. He was officially ...

The Greatest

Michael Hayman | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Politics
Michael Hayman

Those who didn't like Ali dismissed him as all mouth. Many who write off Obama make a similar point. All he can do is talk, they will say, great at campaigning but not at leading. They're wrong. Never have Barack Obama's gifts as a communicator been as needed by America as they are right now.

Do Armed Guards Prevent You From Being Shot?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Politics
Dr Raj Persaud

Greater awareness of the link between delusional fixations on public figures and subsequent attacks could aid prevention and encourage earlier intervention in people who, irrespective of whether they eventually attack, have delusional preoccupations which ruin their lives.

The Inauguration of a Black President

Professor Ian Robertson | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK Politics
Professor Ian Robertson

The existence of an African-American president beginning a second term should surely contribute to the decline in racial essentialism. And a first female president, whenever she finally arrives, will no doubt do the same for gender essentialism.

Dina Rickman

The Road Forward: Brits Frustrated With Obama Over Controversial Treaty

HuffingtonPost.com | Dina Rickman | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK

LONDON -- Last October, shortly after midday, Theresa May, Britain's Home Secretary, stood up in the House of Commons and made an announcement that, i...

Mehdi Hasan

The Road Forward: UK Politicians Try To Claim Obama As Their Own

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Politics

LONDON -- In March 2012, British Prime Minister David Cameron and Chancellor George Osborne jetted off to the United States for a series of meetings a...