Rick Perry

Rick Perry Drops Out, Endorses Gingrich

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 19.01.2012 | UK Politics

Texas governor Rick Perry has announced he is dropping out of the race to become the Republican Party's nominee for president of the United States. ...

US Presidential Hopeful Defends Marines Who Urinated on Corpses

Posted 15.01.2012 | UK

Republican presidential hopeful Rick Perry has accused the Obama administration of "over-the-top rhetoric" and "disdain for the military" in its conde...

Shame on David Cameron: His 'Christian Nation' Comments Evoke Parallels to American Religious Demagogues Like Rick Perry

Kyle Victor | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Politics
Kyle Victor

When the prime minister proclaimed last week that "we are a nation whose ideals are founded on the Bible," he reminded me so starkly of the arrogant populism and gleeful deceit with which American politicians routinely discuss religion. I thought that such pathetic attempts to score points with religious voters were more suited to the likes of Rick Perry than to David Cameron, but I was wrong.

Jimmy Carter 'Personally And Privately' Conveyed Reservations To Blair On Iraq

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

Former president Jimmy Carter believes President Obama will win the 2012 election despite the woeful state of the US economy. Referring to next ye...

The Romanticism of Neo Republicans

Tony Sobrado | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Politics
Tony Sobrado

America as an epicenter of political and economic prowess has always been a fascinating case study. With a population of over 300 million, the inhabit...

Republicans and Conservatives

Alexander Wickham | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Politics
Alexander Wickham

Louise Mensch has divided opinion this summer, but when she took to Twitter this summer to broach this subject she was absolutely correct. And all in 140 characters.

Cenk Uygur On Obama, Bachmann And Bringing TYT To The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 31.10.2011 | UK

Cenk Uygur is an unlikely global celebrity. Born in Turkey and raised in the US, the trained lawyer started broadcasting a satellite radio talk show c...

There Ain't no Climate Change Where I Come From

Kismet Johnson | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK Politics
Kismet Johnson

Apparently, the man doesn't believe in climate change. That's a bit like saying you don't believe in Tracey Emin.