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Reagan Vs. Trump: Ronnie Really Was A Saint Compared To Donnie (VIDEO)

Reagan Vs. Trump: Ronnie Really Was A Saint Compared To Donnie (VIDEO)

Well, everyone knows we are not fond of President Donald Trump here at Liberal America. However, we are also not fond of the Republican “Saint” and former late president Ronald Reagan. Well, here’s a comparison of just how bad they are. 1. Mental Health Ronald Reagan eliminated tens of thousands of beds in mental hospitals all […]

Ellen DeGeneres Introduces The Trump History Channel – And It’s Hilarious! (VIDEO)

Ellen DeGeneres Introduces The Trump History Channel – And It’s Hilarious! (VIDEO)

On Tuesday, Ellen DeGeneres poked fun at President Trump’s gross ignorance of U.S. history. Trump’s recent comments about Andrew Jackson and The Civil War have sparked a lot of attention. Previously, Trump had also implied that the abolitionist, Frederick Douglas, was still living, and he praised both Henry Clay and Andrew Jackson who were large rivals. […]

Last Man Standing — The Only Living Prosecutor From The Nuremberg Trials Opens Up (VIDEO)

Last Man Standing — The Only Living Prosecutor From The Nuremberg Trials Opens Up (VIDEO)

You couldn’t have invented the Nazis, not as literary constructs at any rate. Anyone trying to pitch the idea that a paramilitary organization that stitched skulls to their uniforms went ‘mainstream legit,’ would have been laughed out of the publishing house boardroom. Their vile antisemitism coupled with an odd infatuation with mysticism would stretch the credulity […]

Dense Donnie Has A Civil War Memorial On His VA Golf Course…For A Battle That NEVER TOOK PLACE!

Dense Donnie Has A Civil War Memorial On His VA Golf Course…For A Battle That NEVER TOOK PLACE!

Earlier this week, Donald Trump made a ridiculous statement about how President Andrew Jackson was angry he couldn’t mediate the an end to the Civil War, even though Jackson died 16 freaking years before the war began! And now we have yet another example that proves Trump knows less than nothing about history. At his […]

#TrumpTeachesHistory Is The Hottest–And Funniest–Hashtag On Twitter (TWEETS)

#TrumpTeachesHistory Is The Hottest–And Funniest–Hashtag On Twitter (TWEETS)

As we learned on Monday, Donald Trump knows less about history than your average two-year-old. His comments regarding former president Andrew Jackson and the Civil War were so utterly ridiculous that comedians have been adding new material by the minute. The remarks Trump made in an interview with Sirius XM radio were bad enough, but […]

History Fail! Trump Says Andrew Jackson Could Have Stopped The Civil War, Gets Mocked On Twitter

History Fail! Trump Says Andrew Jackson Could Have Stopped The Civil War, Gets Mocked On Twitter

Even though we’ve known for quite some time now that Donald Trump is a complete idiot who doesn’t have a clue on any variety of topics, the alleged president outdid himself in an interview with the Washington Examiner which was published Monday morning. Trump is a great admirer of Andrew Jackson, our seventh president, and […]

What Some Conservative Historians Have To Say About Trump’s First 100 Is Bound To Enrage The Donald

What Some Conservative Historians Have To Say About Trump’s First 100 Is Bound To Enrage The Donald

On Saturday, the Trump administration will reach the historical marker of 100 days in office. And this so-called president hasn’t accomplished a single thing. He has failed at his travel ban, the repeal and replacement of Obamcare, his oft-promised wall on the Southern border, tax reform, etc. The number of legislative accomplishments he has in […]

7 Badass Women In History Who Changed The World (VIDEO)

7 Badass Women In History Who Changed The World (VIDEO)

Women have been a driving force throughout our history. Here are just a few of the amazing women that changed the world we live in today: 1. This Old Lady This Holocaust survivor beat up a Neo-Nazi with her handbag in 1985. 2. Kathrine Switzer When Kathrine Switzer entered the #BostonMarathon in 1967, a race […]

Trump Needs His Head Examined For Congratulating A Soldier For ‘Winning’ The Purple Heart (VIDEO)

Trump Needs His Head Examined For Congratulating A Soldier For ‘Winning’ The Purple Heart (VIDEO)

Yes, President Trump has done it again. He congratulated someone for winning the Purple Heart. This is the medal that no one wants! Pres. Trump awards Purple Heart to Army Sgt. Alvaro Barrientos, who was recently wounded in Afghanistan https://t.co/Xucpktr8ji pic.twitter.com/RhZaQbugwY — ABC News (@ABC) April 22, 2017 This guy lost a leg! A leg! That […]

Peacemaker Gorbachev Gives Warning About New Cold War (VIDEO)

Peacemaker Gorbachev Gives Warning About New Cold War (VIDEO)

Former Russian leader Mikhail Gorbachev has given an ominous warning about what he sees as threatening signs of conflict emerging between the West and Russia. Speaking to German newspaper Bild the Nobel Peace prize winner said: “All the indications of a Cold War are there.” He added: “The language of politicians and the top-level military personnel is […]

Glenn Beck’s Fake College History Class Is Ridiculous (VIDEO)

Glenn Beck’s Fake College History Class Is Ridiculous (VIDEO)

Do you like American history – especially history in which the Founders never did anything wrong and the American Revolution was fought to free the slaves? History in which the Founders rejected evolution and chose creationism almost a century before Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species? If you answered a vacant-eyed “Yes,” then I […]

The Things Poor People Will Eat To Keep From Starving To Death (VIDEO)

The Things Poor People Will Eat To Keep From Starving To Death (VIDEO)

Poor people will eat just about anything to keep from starving to death. There are some absolutely horrid things and a few things that are still eaten today. 1. Peanut Butter Stuffed Onions Food historians Andrew Coe and Jane Ziegelman, authors of A Square Meal, prepared peanut butter stuffed onions once. Ziegelman said the experience of eating […]

Why President Trump Is The Most Premature Lame Duck In U.S. History (VIDEO)

Why President Trump Is The Most Premature Lame Duck In U.S. History (VIDEO)

There are some things in this world that you can rely upon. A steady stream of well-wishers on your birthday. An eruption of zits on the eve of a first date. An argument with your spouse two days into a three-week vacation. An argument with the in-laws two hours into a three-day stay. You can almost set […]

Why I Admire ‘The Most Hated Woman In America’ (VIDEO)

Why I Admire ‘The Most Hated Woman In America’ (VIDEO)

Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t yet seen the film The Most Hated Woman In America, information in this article could spoil the plot. Read at your own risk.  Netflix released its latest original film on Friday, The Most Hated Woman in America. It follows the life story of Madalyn Murray O’Hair, the founder of American Atheists and activist […]

Girl Scouts Celebrate Women’s History Month And It’s AMAZING! (VIDEO)

Girl Scouts Celebrate Women’s History Month And It’s AMAZING! (VIDEO)

A group of New York area Girl Scouts celebrated Women’s History Month with a lesson they will never forget. They were selected out of 300 other groups for a photo shoot where they fully transformed themselves into iconic women for the day. The Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) collaborated on this project with Tricia Messeroux, the creator and photographer of […]

Fun! The Senate Torture Report Re-Made Into A Graphic Novel (VIDEO)

Fun! The Senate Torture Report Re-Made Into A Graphic Novel (VIDEO)

The Senate Intelligence Committee’s torture report isn’t exactly pleasure reading. It outlines how the CIA developed and deployed a system of black sites around the world to torture people implicated in terrorism during the George W. Bush administration. Now Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón have adapted the report into a haunting graphic novel. The SIC […]

Sessions Seeking Resignation Of 46 Obama-Appointed US Attorneys (TWEET)

Sessions Seeking Resignation Of 46 Obama-Appointed US Attorneys (TWEET)

In an historically unprecedented move, Attorney General Sessions has called for the immediate resignation of 46 Obama-era U.S. attorneys. The reasoning cites “transitional purposes,” ensuring a smooth exit from one presidential administration and a smooth entrance into another. Jeff Sessions has asked all the remaining Obama-appointed U.S. Attorneys to resign, per DOJ spot. pic.twitter.com/xtuK9woGjg — Ryan J. […]

13 AMAZING Women We Should Celebrate On International Women’s Day (VIDEO)

13 AMAZING Women We Should Celebrate On International Women’s Day (VIDEO)

Today, March 8, 2017, is International Women’s Day. Google featured 13 excellent women on the Google Doodle to honor this day. Here is a little bit on information about each of them: 1. Ida B. Wells Ida B. Wells was a Civil Rights activist and journalist. She was born a slave in 1862, and freed […]

President Bannon Is Leading US To Disaster – Trump Totally Clueless (TWEETS)

President Bannon Is Leading US To Disaster – Trump Totally Clueless (TWEETS)

We’ve been watching this shit show for over a month and becoming increasingly unsure that our country will survive the Trump presidency. Could it be that the Simpsons was spot-on when President Lisa Simpson had to come in after a disastrous Trump presidency and fix the country? It wouldn’t be the first time The Simpsons correctly […]

Megan Phelps-Roper: Why I Left The Westboro Baptist Church (VIDEO)

Megan Phelps-Roper: Why I Left The Westboro Baptist Church (VIDEO)

The Westboro Baptist Church is a hate group and religious cult headed by the Phelps family. They are known for their protests with the signs saying, “God hates fags.” They protest at soldiers’ funerals and other inappropriate places. After the shooting at the gay nightclub in Orlando last year, they protested the memorials for the […]

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