inauguration 2013

After delivering his inaugural address, President Obama took a moment to look out at the scene on the National Mall. “I want to take a look one more time,” the President said. The photo from that moment is part of a stunning collection of behind-the-scenes-photos from Inauguration 2013. See more photos here.

We almost forgot this one! Angela Bassett, Patti Labelle, Boris Kodjoe, Hill Harper, Elle Varner, Tyson Beckford and other stars came out to the historic Howard Theatre to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King and Barack Obama at the Dream Inaugural Gala on Sunday night.

Now that President Barack Obama has taken the oath of office, the benefits of the presidency and all that affords is extended to him another four years. But, just what does that entail? Read the full story here.    

Hundreds of thousands filled the National Mall to watch President Obama be sworn in as the 44th president. Although, it was his second inauguration, the…

Washington National Cathedral has announced the participants in the Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service scheduled for Tuesday, January 22, at 10:30 am. The interfaith service, including…

President Barack Obama is subtly incorporating race into his inauguration for a second term in the White House. When Obama is publicly sworn-in on Monday…

On January 21 and 22, President Barack Obama will be sworn in for his second term in the 57th Presidential Inauguration. But you don’t have…

The Gifted Life, Burrrr Ent, Urbane DC*, J&K, & The Network The Sphinx, Franklin Square Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:00 PM (EST) Washington, DC INAUGURATION WEEKEND KICKOFF HOSTED BY ROLAND MARTIN & KENNY BURNS THE PARK @ 14TH, 920 14TH ST. WASHINGTON DC 20001 Friday, DOORS 5 P.M. – 3 A.M. SPECIAL GUEST DJ […]

The Rev. Louie Giglio of Passion City Church in Atlanta said in a statement he withdrew because it was likely that the “prayer I would…

Usher, Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder are only a few of the A-listers announced as performers for Inauguration 2013. The performers are scheduled to perform at various festivities and balls including the inaugural ball which is expected to draw 35,000 people. John Legend and Smokey Robinson are also expected to perform at either the inaugural […]

President Obama broke a 200-year-old tradition when he selected Myrlie Evers-Williams, widow of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, to deliver the invocation at President Barack…

Beyonce is scheduled to perform the  national anthem at President Barack Obama’s inauguration ceremony on January 21. The inaugural planning committee also announced that Kelly Clarkson will perform “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” and James Taylor will sing “America the Beautiful” at the swearing-in ceremony on the Capitol’s west front. Taylor toured throughout North Carolina […]