Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Championing courage

In the aftermath of London 2012, focus seemed to be placed on the achievements of the Paralympians who, after decades of    ... more

Atlantic assistance

With Hurricane Irma continuing to impact America and the surrounding islands, there seems to have been an influx of support from people    ... more

The people’s President

On the 20th January, newly elected President Donald Trump assumed office, succeeding Barack Obama after the Democrat’s two successive terms. In becoming    ... more

The wizard of words

In last week’s farewell speech in Chicago, president Obama spoke about his achievements over the past 8 years as president of the    ... more

Following the rhythm of salsa

In March 2016, Barack Obama made a historic trip to Cuba, being the first US president to visit the country since    ... more

Plan for reconciliation

The leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia may meet in Belarus’s capital Minsk to discuss a peace plan for Eastern    ... more

Worldwide alliance for peace

David Cameron has made Britain’s RAF a member of the international coalition of aerial fleets that harbour the intention to liberate    ... more

Globalisation promotes a world in action

In cause of the recent situation in Gaza, global governments are working together and independently to give advice and support to    ... more

The influential legacy of a remarkable woman

Politicians, celebrities, fans, friends and family have recently gathered for a memorial service to celebrate the life of Maya Angelou who    ... more

Yellen to continue bond-buying policy

On Tuesday, Janet Yellen presented the Federal Reserve’s semiannual Monetary Policy Report to Congress. Speaking about the economic recovery, monetary policy    ... more

Same-sex equality given legal boost by historic Supreme Court rulings

A series of landmark victories for same-sex couples is sweeping America as part of a wider movement in the western world,    ... more

US President Obama Election Campaigns at Kent State, Ohio

Obama’s time

Barack Obama was re-elected President of the United States on Tuesday 6 November, decisively overcoming his Republican challenger Mitt Romney. Reportedly,    ... more