Obama sets vision for second term: ‘Let us answer the call of history’

Obama was inaugurated for his second term as U.S. President on Monday. “America’s possibilities are endless,” he said in his inaugural speech, reflecting his inauguration’s theme: “Faith in America’s Future.” “We are made for this moment, and we will seize it—so long as we seize it together,” Obama said. “You and I, as citizens, have […]


9/11: Ten Years Later

I was 11 on September 11, 2011. Now I am 21 and have lived half of my life under the shadow of that day. I can hardly remember the days before 9/11. Since May, the country has rejuvenated itself to degrees I have never seen. The young and old swaying to the tune of “U-S-A, U-S-A!” near […]