President Obama

Get The Look - Trump's Re-Style Will Change The World

Rachel Loughran | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK
Rachel Loughran

2016 is the year that will re-style the world and make Vogue's 'September issue' look nothing short of an A6 flyer for a backwater boutique. It's mo...

US Presidential Election 2016 - Lessons Learned As A Young Fabians US Delegate In Florida

Louisa Metcalfe | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Politics
Louisa Metcalfe

We flew out to Orlando, Florida on 2 November 2016, with a week to go before the election to central Florida, a key part of a marginal swing State with a significant number of Electoral College votes. We were assigned by the local Democrat Party campaign office to canvass Hunters Creek, in Orange County, which we were told was the third most significant area in the country...

Something Within Keeping It Great

Sonja Lewis | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Politics
Sonja Lewis

It is still a great country, as a close friend reminded me recently. I can vouch for that. But here's the thing: greatness comes with an admission of mistakes, a campaign to make reparation and the willingness to remember, if only for the purpose of avoiding previous mistakes. Moving forward, politics has to be about keeping America great. That's the spirit!

Why Women Are Hurrying To Get The IUD

Danielle Cuaycong | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Cuaycong

In the hustle and bustle of women on the internet encouraging others to go and get an IUD before Trump's inauguration on the 20th of January in 2017, as a woman, it's still important to weigh up the pros and cons of this form of contraception...

Presidential Reflections - A New World Order

Gavin Callaghan | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Politics
Gavin Callaghan

As the brilliant LBC presenter James O'Brien said this week, by voting for Trump, 'people have voted to make their lives better and others' lives worse.' The same can be said for the people who voted to leave the EU.

Trump Won! Get Over It, Metropolitan Liberals

Youssef El-Gingihy | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Politics
Youssef El-Gingihy

An avalanche of post-mortem election analysis is being unleashed. However, much of it seems to operate in a vacuum. There are various critiques of Trump. He may certainly be appalling and objectionable but there is a huge amount of hypocrisy at play here, which needs to be unmasked. Let's take the points one by one.

Brexit, Trump And Contemporary Politics

Adam Hamdy | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Politics
Adam Hamdy

How did the pollsters get it so badly wrong? Why did the mainstream media miss out on the issues that shaped these votes?

Why Mary J Blige Calls For No More Drama With US Presidential Election and Stupid Social Media Feuds

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Politics
Sarah Tetteh

The battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump has shocked and divided the world - and next Tuesday the fate of the USA will be sealed when the ...

Hillary Clinton And President Obama Hug On Stage As Democrats Prepare To Take On Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 28.07.2016 | UK Politics

An emotional President Obama was joined by Hillary Clinton on stage at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday evening, as he passed on the ba...

Gunship Diplomacy

Chris Terrill | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Politics
Chris Terrill

Gunboat Diplomacy. The Untold story Behind Obama's Historic Visit to Cuba President Obama's historic visit to Havana starting on March21st marks t...

Obama To Lunch With Queen

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 16.03.2016 | UK Politics

President Obama will visit the United Kingdom at the end of April it has been confirmed. He is expected to use a joint press conference with David Ca...

106-Year-Old Woman Fulfils Dream To Meet Obama And Busts Out Impressive Dance Moves

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK

A 106-year-old woman has fulfilled her dream to meet President Obama in one of the most excitement-filled encounters you're likely to ever see. Vir...

Watch Obama Steadily Rip Trump Apart

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK Politics

Here’s why Donald Trump will not be US president, spelled out by the current occupant of the Oval Office. “It’s not hosting a talk show, or a...

America is Saved

Mark Robins | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Politics
Mark Robins

I admit - I love America. I love the country, the people, the diversity, the food, the craziness. I know it has its faults but in general I love it. Except for one major thing. Guns. The country is a mess over this. If it wasn't so tragic it would be laughable. The whole thing has become a farce and I want to add my bit of nonsense to the subject.

Stormtroopers Invaded The White House And The First Lady Live-Tweeted The Whole Ordeal

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 19.12.2015 | UK

The White House welcomed a very special guest on Friday as everyone's favourite dustbin-shaped droid R2-D2 dropped in. Welcome to the @WhiteHouse, ...

Climate Change: Merci M. Fabius

Alistair Burnett | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK
Alistair Burnett

French may no longer be the language of international diplomacy, but French diplomats have not lost their touch.

President Obama - You Fought for Obamacare...Will You Help Us Fight for Our NHS?

Chris James | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Politics
Chris James

Please Mr President stand with us. We have reached tipping point - it is balanced precariously. We are not politicians and our lack of a media platform confirms this. Every lie and deception put forward by this government is backed by a media machine that is as relentless as it is powerful in the minds of the public.

COP21: Why I Cycled From Bristol to Paris

Charley Pattison | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Politics
Charley Pattison

Is that? Is that really? It is. It's an ostrich. A flat light fighting through the drizzle at the top of a one kilometre climb and only the sound of ...

UK Government Must Not Give Up on Climate Change

George Ferguson | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Politics
George Ferguson

Bristol's commitment to living in a responsible, sustainable way should inspire cities across the globe to join us in building a society we shall be happy to pass on to the next generation. I will continue to push for this locally, nationally and internationally.

Obama Is Finally On Facebook And He's Already Using It To Make Some Massive Statements

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Tech

Fact 1: President Obama finally has a Facebook page. Fact 2: The White House garden is actually a national park. Fact 3: Obama likes watching sq...

President Obama Crashed This Couple's Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A couple got the surprise of a lifetime after President Obama crashed their wedding. Brian and Stephanie Tobe wed at The Lodge at Torrey Pines in S...

Barack Obama's British Cousin Is Suing The Met Police Over 'Harassment From Farting Policemen'

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK

The UK-based cousin of American president Barack Obama is suing her former employers at London's Met Police for £400,000 - claiming a pair of farting...

Channel 4 Presenter Labelled 'Absolute Moron' Over Racist Obama Slur

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK

Channel 4 presenter Matt Frei has apologised after using a racial slur he claims he "simply wasn't aware of" to describe Barack Obama. The Europe e...

Fanatical Christian 'Absolutely Would Not Agree' With A Muslim In The White House

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.09.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- A hugely popular Christian conservative, currently polling second in the race to be the Republican presidential candidate, said on Sunday ...

This Iranian Boy's Selflessness Is So Touching President Obama Facebooked It

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK

President Barack Obama has taken to Facebook to comment on the extraordinary kindness of an Iranian child, featuring on a Humans Of New York post. ...