A call to civic engagement

When congratulatory words and diplomatic language are stripped away, the message President Barack Obama delivered to the young people of Northern Irel(...)

Hannah Nelson, age 16, speaks before the Obamas in the Waterfront Hall in Belfast this morning. Photograph:  REUTERS/Paul Faith/Pool

“Good morning. My name is Hannah Nelson, I’m sixteen years old, and I’m from Belfast,” was how the student chosen as the warm up speaker for Michelle(...)