President Barack Obama took the oath of office as the 44th president of the United States and delivered an inaugural address focusing on the themes of sacrifice and renewal on January 20, 2009. Don’t miss the inaugural speech of the 44th president of united states:
Most say that restraint and plain speaking distinguished the speech. One calls it a ‘sophisticated view of the world and our role in it.’
The most technologically-advanced president in history was greeted by a frenzy of activity on social networks and websites as many millions participated in Barack Obama’s inauguration on the internet.
- Obama’s inaugural speech: ‘Sombre but special‘ [ABC]
- Obama inauguration Obama inauguration: ‘He promised a new American revolution‘ [Guardian]
- Barack Obama’s Inaugural Address: Humility, Gratitude, Sacrifice [TIME]