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The Press Watching Obama

The world watching Obama ~ a selection of newspaper & magazine covers from 'Le Monde' in France.


Tuesday the 20th of January 2009, Barak Obama was sworn-in as the 44th President of the United States of America.


The world is watching and hoping for a better future....


"...that out of many, we are one;

that while we breathe, we hope;

and where we are met with cynicism, and doubt, and those who tell us that we can't, we will respond with that timeless creed that sums up the spirit of a people in three simple words:




Extract from the victory speech made in South Carolina on the 5th of February 2008.



Links to view the Inaugural speech in full on YouTube:

Part 1:

Part 2:


Link to view the New Hampshire "Yes We Can" speech on YouTube:


Link to view the South Carolina victory speech on YouTube:

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Taken on January 22, 2009