Read and listen to the US president's second inaugural address.
To be a truly transformative president, Obama must bring the issue of urban poverty out from the political fringes.
In Florida, the Democrat charge is that Republicans are trying to stop black people from voting.
The US President is likely to find himself back in the Oval Office – but further from real power than ever.
US voters are more socially liberal and increasingly concerned with "fairness", rather than simply "freedom".
Barack Obama on Mitt Romney's Olympics gaffe.
Michelle Obama on what she's learned from her husband's presidency.
It's a formidable task to explain the human cost of rapidly reducing the size of the state during a recession.