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President Obama’s Remarks in Northern Ireland [Full Transcript +Video]

Prior to the G8 meeting, President Obama spoke to young people in Northern Ireland. He was introduced by the first lady who stated that they try and make a point to address young people everywhere they go. See the full [...]

June 18, 2013 News & Opinion

Obama Commencement Speech at Moorhouse

It is graduation season – Moorhouse,the historically black college, had President Obama as it’s commencement speaker. About 500 students received undergraduate degrees from the historically black, all-male institution in Atlanta, becoming “Morehouse Men.” The president challenged the graduate to use [...]

June 5, 2013 News & Opinion, The Weekly Square

President Obama’s Inauguration

President Obama has officially been inaugurated for his second term as President of the United States. We’ve got the President’s full Inaugural speech below and highlights from the event. [...]

January 22, 2013 Lifestyle, News & Opinion

President Obama sings Al Green: Let’s Stay Together

Despite your politics, there is no denying that President Obama is one of the coolest president in history! He sang Al Green’s Let’s stay together, albeit briefly , at a fundraiser. Here is an old school classic of President Obama [...]

January 20, 2012 Lifestyle, News & Opinion

Giving Thanks – What Are You Thankful for?

Our relative freedoms (religious, civic, political etc) There’s no doubt that the recent riots were shameful. The flipside is that they show that the principles/ framework of our society are civilised enough to allow people to vent without resorting to [...]

November 24, 2011 Lifestyle

Happy Thanksgiving!


November 24, 2011 Lifestyle

Time For A New Civil Rights Message

The Rise of Hermain Cain in the Republican primary campaign has become a source of irritation for many black leaders. First, let me stipulate that I am not a supporter of Cain. Nor am I necessarily opposed to him or [...]

October 26, 2011 News & Opinion

Report from Occupy Wall Street

Some have been quick to dismiss ‘Occupy Wall Street’ as a fringe group with no clear agenda and mis-directed anger. We went to  Zuccotti Park ,Liberty Street on Monday 10 October 2011 and had an opportunity to speak with Dale, one [...]

October 12, 2011 News & Opinion

Happy 19th Anniversary Mr & Mrs O!

We would like to wish President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama a happy 19th wedding anniversary. When Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson wed on Oct. 3, 1992, the 31-year-old future president worked as a lecturer at the University of [...]

October 3, 2011 Lifestyle

Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani Faces Potential Execution (w/ updates )

CSW (Christian Solidarity Worldwide ) is urgently calling for action on behalf of Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani who faces execution after refusing to renounce his faith during this week’s court hearing. Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani refuses to renounce his Christian faith Pastor [...]

September 30, 2011 News & Opinion