US Politics

2016: A Defining Year for the World?

Hashim Bhatti | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Politics
Hashim Bhatti

You're probably thinking what on earth am I going on about, 2016 is just another year in the calendar but it's not. The decisions made this year in both the political, legal and economic spheres will have consequences that are far reaching.

Sanders and Corbyn: More Unites Them Than the Word 'Socialism'

Carl Sacklen | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Carl Sacklen

I'm no socialist, and I don't live in the USA, but I have been following Bernie Sanders with intrigue since he announced his candidacy for Democrat no...

Lib Dem Peer, 85, Nails Donald Trump Impersonation

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 07.02.2016 | UK

Shirley Williams, one of the House of Lords' longest serving peers, has delivered an impression of Donald Trump - and she pretty much nailed it. T...

Trump Tweets 5 Stages Of Grief Backwards After Iowa Defeat

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK

Donald Trump - the man who was supposed to be taking the Republican's road to the White House by storm - suffered a humiliating defeat to rival Ted Cr...

Answering the Call to Improve America's Voting Experience

Lord Malloch-Brown | Posted 25.01.2016 | UK Politics
Lord Malloch-Brown

Last month, President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address. His speech focused on the nation's most pressing issues, including strengthening democracy. Before Congress, guests and the American people President Obama called for making voting easier, not harder, for all Americans.

Donald Trump Completely Misunderstands How The Internet Works - Again

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Tech

Donald Trump once again made his voice heard during the last Republican Presidential Debate of the year by tackling that one subject about which he kn...

Everyone Is Ruthlessly Mocking Donald Trump For His Doctor's Note

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK

Donald Trump today released a bizarre report from his doctor, hoping to buff up his presidential-credentials with testimony that he would be "the heal...

Muhammad Ali Destroys Donald Trump's 'Muslim Plan' In Epic Putdown

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK

Muhammad Ali has issued one of his most epic throwdowns yet to those peddling anti-Muslim sentiment, as the backlash over Donald Trump's remarks grows...

Want America Great Again? You Need More Muslims, Not Less!

John Fletcher | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Politics
John Fletcher

Donald Trump, the man who would be King if only all this pesky Democracy got out of his way, carried on his noble attempt to find the lowest point of ...

Donald Trump's 'Ban All Muslims' Call Prompts Disbelief And Outrage

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK

US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump is facing a fierce backlash after calling for a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims" entering the country, af...

Katie Hopkins Just Gave Every Briton A Reason To Hope Donald Trump Becomes President

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK

Controversial columnist Katie Hopkins has posed a difficult dilemma for her critics, after announcing she would leave Britain permanently if Republica...

The Democrat Debate Gets The Hilarious 'Bad Lip Reading' Treatment

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Bad Lip Reading is back with another hilarious video that does exactly what it says on the tin. The team used their unique method of lip reading on...

Russia Today Spends 3 Minutes Trying To Prove Hillary Clinton Is 'Illuminati Candidate'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK

Broadcaster Russia Today has aired a bizarre dig at Hillary Clinton, devoting a three-minute report to attempting to prove the US presidential hopeful...

Bernie Sanders: Why the UK Should Care

Sophie Jackson | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie Jackson

The biggest names in the campaigning for 2016's U.S Presidential election have been Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and - against all odds - Bernie San...

Rupert Murdoch Spectacularly Enters Race Debate Over Next US President

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has entered the foray raging among White House-hopefuls in the US by suggesting that Barack Obama is not a "real black pres...

Donald Trump On Syrian Refugees: 'If I Win, They're Going Back'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK

American Presidential-hopeful Donald Trump has said he would send home all Syrian refugees the US accepts, if he takes office next year. The billio...

8 Deserving Women Jeb Bush Could Put On A $10 Dollar Bill Instead Of Margaret Thatcher

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK

US Republican Presidential-hopeful Jeb Bush has said that Margaret Thatcher should have her face featured on the $10 note. He was among 10 othe...

Thatcher Should Be On US Bank Notes, Says Jeb Bush

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Politics

US Republican Presidential-hopeful Jeb Bush has claimed Margaret Thatcher should have her face featured on the $10 note. Jeb, the brother and son o...

Unlucky Woman Plays 'Blind Date' With Some Republican Presidential Candidates

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Comedy

As the US presidential primaries draw closer and more debates are on the horizon, Jimmy Fallon decided to pull together a couple of frontrunners, and ...

'Sesame Street' Parodied Donald Trump As A Garbage Grouch Who Makes Fun Of The Poor

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In this clip from 2005, when "The Apprentice" was arguably at its height, "Sesame Street" created a parody of garbage mogul, Donald Trump. The show na...

What It'll Be Like For Four Years Under President Kanye

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Kanye West recently announced his plans to run for president in 2020, so we thought we'd take a glimpse into the eerie future in which Yeezy runs the ...

Two Term Mayor Of Rabbit Hash, KY, Joins US Presidential Race (Also Happens To Be A Dog)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Just two months after house-cat Limberbutt McCubbins announced his candidacy for president of the United States, a second animal has announced intenti...

All The Times Donald Trump Has Said 'China' Since Launching His Presidential Bid

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Comedy

If If you've ever seen Donald Trump on TV, chances are he mentioned China at least 17 times. He just loves talking about China. China China China. Huf...

People On Twitter Are Imagining What It Would Be Like If Donald Trump Wrote The Bible

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.08.2015 | UK Comedy

Earlier this week, people following the US Republican primary were shocked to see Donald Trump faced with a question he couldn't answer - his favourit...

The American Gun Control Debate - Again

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK
Ioan Marc Jones

Barack Obama has - yet again - promised to fight for gun control. He has failed in every previous attempt. He will fail again. His previous proposals - unfortunately - aren't advocating the abolition of the sale of guns. They are far more timid.