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Obama Second Inauguration

King: I Have a Dream. Obama: I Have a Drone.

Norman Solomon | Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

After his inaugural speech in January 2009, Obama has pursued policies that epitomize King's grim warning in 1967: "When scientific power outruns moral power, we end up with guided missiles and misguided men."

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service Ways To Get Involved

Posted 01.16.2013 | Impact

President Obama has called for a National Day of Service to kick off the inauguration ceremonies and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ...

To President Obama, With Hope

William H. Lamar IV | Posted 03.16.2013 | Politics
William H. Lamar IV

You must speak hard truths like Mr. Lincoln while inspiring the citizenry like Mr. Kennedy. You must name the historical moment for what it is and cast a compelling vision for a future that beckons us forward together.

The Double Rarity of Obama's 2013 Sunday Second Inauguration

Carl Sferrazza Anthony | Posted 03.12.2013 | DC
Carl Sferrazza Anthony

Second inaugurations have not been generally noteworthy. Sunday inaugurations, on the other hand, have led to some curiosities of historical precedence, perhaps because they are so unusual.

Obama, Inaugural Prayers And The Evangelicals Who Don't Love Him

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 03.11.2013 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

On the day when the National Cathedral has announced that gay people can be married in its sanctuary, it seems discordant to invite someone to pray who is on the record as condemning gay people to hell.

LOOK: A Guide To Inaugural Balls, State By State

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 01.07.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- After a record-setting Inauguration in 2009, ...

Obama Inauguration Shaping Up Different Second Time Around

Reuters | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

* Inauguration crowd likely to be less than half 2009 total * Vacancies at luxury hotels, restaurants * White House slas...

Obama Announces Day Of Service To Kick Off Inauguration

Posted 12.07.2012 | Impact

President Barack Obama announced today there will be a national day of service on Jan. 19 -- one day before he takes the oath, the AP reports. “T...

Inauguration Day Planning Moves Into High Gear

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 11.09.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Now that we know that President Obama will be returning to the White House to start a second term on Jan. 21, 2013, Inauguration Day pla...