Inauguration 2013

Pope Francis stopped the procession to his inaugural mass to kiss and bless a disabled man and a baby. The estatic faces
But perhaps the key to the business is its personal, family touch - some of the brothers' current employees also worked for
The passage of time shows us that change is inevitable and progress is eventual. But we often can't see this looking ahead.
In honor of the occasion, we wanted to present our favorite portraits of the president below. Instead of Businessweek's wizened
Folks turned up to be a part of the second inauguration of Barack Hussein Obama with hope in their hearts and a dream in their eyes. America was alive that day in Washington.
Several have noted the president's unapologetic tone in his second inaugural address. With the whole world watching, it was a call to action to end discrimination against gay and lesbian Americans. For that we can be proud. I know I am.
"We knew we wanted to pay tribute to [Martin Luther] King in some way. So it kind of fit right there," he added. "Before
Obama's speech cleared up any lingering doubts about his commitment to LGBT equality. He signaled that he views this topic as more than a political issue to give lip service to. What we heard was a man who considers LGBT equality an important legacy issue.
While Christie's take isn't new, his comments do mark the breaking of a relative cease-fire with Obama. The governor has
The president's words struck me to the core. Just as I became an accidental activist when I transitioned, I was an accidental participant in the Stonewall uprising when I stumbled upon the chaos when I was trying to attend a concert at the Village Vanguard on the night of June 28, 1969.
I'm hoping for a flurry of retractions. A Marine spokesperson said yesterday that she couldn't confirm or deny that Beyoncé
Richard Blanco was the perfect choice for inaugural poet, embodying the rich kaleidoscope of our nation's people. He was conceived in Cuba, born in Spain, and came to the U.S. when he was two months old. Like Obama, he grew up negotiating different identities. And like the president, he loves his country.
As if the Internet could love Joe Biden more, he's now participating (albeit unintentionally) in some of our favorite memes
Stephen Colbert mocked Fox News' business contributor Stuart Varney during his Tuesday night show for his reaction to President
It is vital to view the history of the Stonewall rebellion much more closely and not let that fight be reduced to simply the right of gay and lesbian Americans to get married. It is important to note that at the forefront of the fight were two transgender women, Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson.
A top first 100 days recommendation is for President Obama to sign an executive order to prohibit companies that receive contracts from the federal government to discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications has revealed a passion within me for journalism and reporting that reached its highest peak this past weekend in Washington, D.C.
Let's just say it isn't what WE would have worn.
“Alex was one of you,” Obama said of Okrent. “This incredibly thoughtful, talented, compassionate, caring young person who
"We've got a $140 million budget surplus right now in the city and yet the services for the neediest among us are being cut