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Trump Press Secretary Tells Reporters: 'Sometimes We Can Disagree On Facts'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s under-fire Press Secretary has continued to argue the new President’s inauguration was the most-watched in history - arguing with a...

Making Enemies, President Trump And The Zeitgeist

Benjamin David | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Politics
Benjamin David

Donald Trump has been inaugurated as president of the US, a country now awash with 'unpresidented' uncertainty and a dithering moral identity. Indis...

Trump's White House Website Immediately Deletes Any Reference To Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s White House has announced it will drill for oil and gas almost immediately after he was inaugurated. Trump had only been president fo...

A Minute-By-Minute GMT Schedule Of Events For Donald Trump's Inauguration

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK

On Friday, real estate mogul and reality TV star Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. Here is a (GMT) timeline o...

Dear Donald Trump, Delete Your Account. Sincerely, America

Philip Ellis | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Tech
Philip Ellis

His many public spats aside, it is impossible to deny that Trump has leveraged social media, and Twitter specifically, in a way that no other politician has previously achieved -- and he has already indicated his intention to tweet major policy announcements rather than going through traditional communications channels.

5 Things You Need To Know About Trump’s New Senior White House Advisor Jared Kushner

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK

President-elect Donald Trump has named Jared Kushner as a White House senior advisor. His decision to hire his son-in-law has seen some legal experts ...

Climate Change: Should Adaptation Be The UK's New Tactic?

Joe Mitton | Posted 04.12.2016 | UK
Joe Mitton

We must look at climate change mitigation - all indicators are that we can expect more severe weather and warmer temperatures in the coming decades. But mitigation is no substitute for actually tackling the problem.

An Open Letter From The Disabled To Donald Trump

Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Politics
Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat

Dear Mr. Trump - First, we would like to congratulate you on finally taking the White House throne for the next four years. By defeating the Democrat nominee, Hillary Clinton, many would agree that your success in earning the title Commander in Chief marks as an astonishing event in the history of US presidential elections.

What Kind Of Woman Would Vote For Trump?

Naomi Cooper | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Politics
Naomi Cooper

As the presidency of a man with a documented disregard and dislike for women unfolds, no one will pay more heavily for their own vote than these women. Meanwhile, when asked what kind of woman would vote for Trump, the rest of the educated, civilised world can only reply: a deeply threatened one.

I'm Still With Her

Danielle Wood | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Politics
Danielle Wood

Hillary Rodham Clinton's concession speech was everything that diplomacy should be - I should stop typing, turn off my computer and sulk somewhere else because if she can pull herself together, slap on mascara and tell America, and the world, to keep an open mind then I have no place to be playing a violin.

US Elections: A Vote Of No Confidence

Jared Joffe | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Politics
Jared Joffe

In just under three weeks, citizens from the United States of America will go to the ballot boxes to elect their next president.

The 'Clinton and Trump Show' Needs Less Attitude and More Latitude

Rob Blakeman | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Politics
Rob Blakeman

There has been a lot of negative content written on the Clinton Trump race for the White House-and here's some more. In the USA the political battle r...

Investing in Interesting Trump Times

Andy Langenkamp | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK
Andy Langenkamp

Political risk here to stay Many investors detest uncertainty. For good reason; change breeds unpredictability. Politics is a source of great insecur...

Who Run the World? Girls!

Dr Diahanne Rhiney | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK Politics
Dr Diahanne Rhiney

I believe that as women we should give Theresa May an opportunity to prove she is what this country needs. Still, a second female Prime Minister should excite us. We may not be exactly where we want to be but we're on our way there. Surely each small step we take towards progress is a step worth celebrating.

This 475lb Gingerbread White House Is Pretty Impressive

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

To ring in Christmas in style, the White House's executive pastry chef has designed a ginormous gingerbread house complete with festive wreaths and jo...

David Attenborough Gives Obama A Brilliantly British Lesson In Manners

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK

Most people would drop anything for the chance of a White House meeting with the President of the United States, but not David Attenborough. The br...

The White House Is Using Angry Bears To Make Young Men Care About Rape

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

In an attempt to encourage male college students to stop dismissing sexual violence on university campuses, the White House has launched a campaign us...

Obama Invites Boy Who Made 'Bomb' Clock Over For Dinner

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

Barack Obama has shown his support for Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old Muslim boy who was arrested for making a clock that his teachers believed to be ...

LGBT Activist Who Heckled Obama Speaks Out About Why She Did It

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The woman who interrupted Obama's speech during an event honouring LGBT Pride Month has spoken out about the moment that propelled her into the global...

LGBT Activist Who Heckled Obama Speaks Out About Why She Did It

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The woman who interrupted Obama's speech during an event honouring LGBT Pride Month has spoken out about the moment that propelled her into the global...

Obama's 'Rugrats' Picture Is A Very Relaxed White House Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK

The 44th President of the United States posts some impressive tweets. Whereas most politicians use the social network to talk about transport projects...

This Little Girl Is Well And Truly Through With Obama

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

Maybe it's the new trade bill. Maybe it's her opposition to the continuation of Guantanamo Bay. Maybe it's the failure to stop Islamic State marching ...

Russian Hackers Breached The White House Say U.S. Officials

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.04.2015 | UK Tech

Russian hackers were able to break the White House's online security firewalls and gain access to unclassified but sensitive information about Preside...

The Secret Service Are Being Investigated For Something Embarrassing. Again.

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK

A pair of President Barack Obama's Secret Service agents are being investigated for allegedly crashing a vehicle into a White House barricade after at...

The US Government Is Selling Advertising Space On The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech

The United States government has already put in motion plans to sell commercial space to American businesses on the moon, it has emerged. In docume...