On January 20, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. Hundreds of thousands of people will gather in Washington, D.C to attend the inauguration on the steps of the Capitol Building.
The presidency of Barack Obama will end on Friday. In his final Weekly Address to the Nation, he thanks the American people for making him a better President and a better man. He also speaks of the importance of being involved citizens to try to improve the nation.
Today is Martin Luther King Day in the United States. Martin Luther King was the leader of America's Civil Rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s. Learning English tells us about the history of the federal holiday honoring King.