Who Is The New Mayor Of London 2016

Saturday, May 07, 2016

Who Is The New Mayor Of London 2016

London has a new mayor: Sadiq Khan.  Standard reports that the capital turned red for the first time in eight years.  There was a delay in his official coronation due to minor discrepancies which election official have corrected.

The United States is not the only place with racially charged elections.  Khan is London's first Muslim mayor:

RT News reports that he gained 57 percent of the vote defeating his Conservative Party opponent Zac Goldsmith.  Independent explains that London chose hope over fear and unity over division.

Who Is The New Mayor Of London 2016
Who Is The New Mayor Of London 2016
Eight years ago, the people of the United States also chose hope over fear when we elected President Barack Obama.  The nation knew that President Obama was ready to lead the country to a brighter future and he was confident about his plans.

David Brooks of The New York Times explains that he misses President Obama.  President Obama's character traits are much different than the behavioral standards we are now witnessing.  Speaking of which, the following video shows Seth Meyers destroying Donald Trump at the White House Correspondents Dinner back in 2011:

Last week, President Obama delivered some hilarious Donald Trump jokes:

GQ's Jim Nelson said it best: "Barack Obama will be inducted into the league of Great Presidents":

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