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Michael Moore Gets Tough: Dems Have ‘No Message, No Plan, No Leaders’ (TWEETS)

Michael Moore Gets Tough: Dems Have ‘No Message, No Plan, No Leaders’ (TWEETS)

Please Note: The opinions expressed herein are those of the author, and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Liberal America.  Filmmaker and political activist Michael Moore is angry. On the back of Democrat Jon Ossoff’s defeat in Georgia, Moore began tweeting in anger. His anger was aimed at the Democrats themselves. Obviously frustrated, Moore […]

BREAKING: Police Officer Stabbed At Airport In Flint, Michigan (VIDEO)

BREAKING: Police Officer Stabbed At Airport In Flint, Michigan (VIDEO)

A police officer was stabbed in the back and neck at an airport in Flint, Michigan. The airport has been evacuated, and additional officers have been stationed at city hall. One suspect is in custody. The attacker allegedly shouted, “Allahu Akbar!” before stabbing the officer. Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said: “My thoughts and prayers are […]

Flint Officials Finally Prosecuted For Their Role In Poisoning Citizens With Lead-Tainted Water (DETAILS)

Flint Officials Finally Prosecuted For Their Role In Poisoning Citizens With Lead-Tainted Water (DETAILS)

Citizens of Flint, Michigan. have for years suffered the deadly effects of lead poisoning due to the negligence of Gov. Rick Snyder (R) and top state health officials. Those citizens might now finally be receiving the attention they deserve. On Wednesday, Michigan attorney general Bill Schuette charged five current and former government officials with involuntary manslaughter for their alleged role in […]

National Disgrace: Flint Citizens Billed For Poisoned Water – Could Now Lose Their Houses (VIDEO)

National Disgrace: Flint Citizens Billed For Poisoned Water – Could Now Lose Their Houses (VIDEO)

People of Flint, Michigan have had insult added to injury. Not only has their water been poisoned with high levels of lead, they now face financial ruin because they have not paid their water bills. Some 8000 water bills have been unpaid. In events that seem like something from a Hollywood film, the people of Flint […]

Life After Suicide: Coping After The Death Of A Loved One (VIDEO)

Life After Suicide: Coping After The Death Of A Loved One (VIDEO)

This is a sad story with a hopeful ending. Jacob Jean has been through a lot. Four years ago his high school boyfriend Zack, committed suicide. Jean recalls the terrible event vividly and how time seemed to stand still when he learned the tragic news. He described his experience in a column in Outsports, giving a voice to […]

Trump Budget Slashes EPA Funding For Great Lakes By 97 Percent (VIDEO)

Trump Budget Slashes EPA Funding For Great Lakes By 97 Percent (VIDEO)

Michigan’s Democratic senators slammed Donald Trump’s new budget for cutting EPA funds to a Great Lakes restoration program by 97 percent. The proposed budget would slash the EPA’s Great Lakes cleanup fund from $300 million to just $10 million. Debbie Stabenow took to Twitter to write: It's outrageous that President Trump's budget plan includes a 97% […]

MI Gov Rick Snyder Should Be Prosecuted For These Deaths (VIDEO)

MI Gov Rick Snyder Should Be Prosecuted For These Deaths (VIDEO)

According to MLive.com, the CDC has now found the first genetic link to the Legionnaires’ outbreak and the Flint, MI water system. Far from a cause of celebration, however, the discovery leads to thorny questions about the state of Michigan’s water system, including whether the Flint water system was the source of the outbreak, what the […]

Our Reality Star President Is Inspiring More Celebs To Run For Office (VIDEO)

Our Reality Star President Is Inspiring More Celebs To Run For Office (VIDEO)

Yes, people, we elected an orange reality star for president. We have a President Donald Trump, what about a Senator Ted Nugent? The NRA-loving, RWNJ musician has mentioned the possibility of running for Senate in Michigan for 2018. He joins another redneck musician, Kid Rock. In an interview with Daily Caller News Foundation (TheDCNF), Nugent said: […]

Someone Is Bribing Strangers To Support Betsy DeVos (VIDEO)

Someone Is Bribing Strangers To Support Betsy DeVos (VIDEO)

Betsy DeVos, the billionaire Republican donor and one of President Donald Trump’s most contentious picks for his cabinet, went through a disastrous Senate confirmation hearing after being tapped as Secretary of Education. She is one of the few of Trump’s picks with any amount of uncertainty regarding whether or not she will be confirmed, especially after two […]

Michigan Republican Calls For ‘Another Kent State’ To Deal With Campus Protesters

Michigan Republican Calls For ‘Another Kent State’ To Deal With Campus Protesters

Dan Adamini is the  former chair and current secretary of the Marquette County Republican Party in Michigan. He got extremely upset when he saw video of protests on the UCal Berkeley campus this week, and thought it’d be a great idea to go on social media and issue what amounts to death threats against any […]

UPDATED: Family Turned Away Due To Muslim Ban: Mother Died – Sad (TWEETS-VIDEO)

UPDATED: Family Turned Away Due To Muslim Ban: Mother Died – Sad (TWEETS-VIDEO)

Update: The original article (below) was written after reports of the death of an elderly green card holder was reported by her son Mike Hager. Since that story broke, there has been some confusion about whether or not the man lied about the actual date that his mother passed away. The original reporting agency, Fox […]

Class Field Trip To Controversial Movie Ends In Racial Slurs And Attacks (VIDEO)

Class Field Trip To Controversial Movie Ends In Racial Slurs And Attacks (VIDEO)

Police responded to Seaholm High School in Birmingham, Michigan where school officials and parents got into a brawl. The altercation happened after a class went on a field trip to see Hidden Figures, a film spotlighting Black women who were “othered” during America’s Space Race in the early 1960s. On Thursday, when a student used a […]

More Charges Filed In Flint Water Crisis – Children Continue To Suffer (VIDEO)

More Charges Filed In Flint Water Crisis – Children Continue To Suffer (VIDEO)

Two former emergency managers are the latest to face charges in the Flint water crisis. Gerald Ambrose and Darnell Earley could be sentenced to up to 46 years in prison for their alleged crimes. Also charged today were former water plant officials, Daugherty Johnson and Howard Croft. Earley and Ambrose are the highest-ranking officials to be […]

‘Little Has Changed’ Since State Of Emergency Declared In Flint Water Crisis (VIDEO)

‘Little Has Changed’ Since State Of Emergency Declared In Flint Water Crisis (VIDEO)

It’s been one year since Karen Weaver, the mayor of Flint, Michigan declared a state of emergency due to the city’s lead-contaminated drinking water. But despite the sympathy, outrage, and donations, residents affected by the Flint water crisis still cannot drink their own tap water without filters. The water was contaminated when the city’s emergency […]

‘Surgical And Corporate’ Campaign Strategy Blew Up In Hillary’s Face

‘Surgical And Corporate’ Campaign Strategy Blew Up In Hillary’s Face

It is clear beyond any doubt that Hillary Clinton lost the Electoral College in part because of unprofessional and incompetent–at best–behavior on the part of the FBI. But there is mounting evidence that Hillary should have never been in a position to be affected by James Comey’s letter. A number of volunteers in the key […]

Donald Trump Admits ‘Lock Her Up’ Was Just Another Swindle (VIDEO)

Donald Trump Admits ‘Lock Her Up’ Was Just Another Swindle (VIDEO)

One of the most unnerving moments of the presidential campaign came when Donald Trump’s supporters took up the chant “Lock her up! Lock her up!” The thought of one candidate’s supporters calling for their opponent to be jailed sounded like something you’d hear from a Third World country, not the United States. Did Donald Trump […]

Michigan School Board VP In Hot Water For Racist, Islamophobic Posting On Internet

Michigan School Board VP In Hot Water For Racist, Islamophobic Posting On Internet

Residents of Roseville, Michigan, are calling for the ouster of Roseville School Board Vice Principal Alfredo Francesconi after Francesconi posted racist and Islamophobic messages on his Facebook wall. One of the posts in question suggested all Muslims are terrorists, and another one attacked African-Americans who didn’t vote in the 2016 election. Asked about the postings, Francesconi said […]

Michigan Blows Taxpayer Dollars To Find ZERO Welfare Recipients On Drugs (VIDEO)

Michigan Blows Taxpayer Dollars To Find ZERO Welfare Recipients On Drugs (VIDEO)

Here’s the latest fail in the Republicans’ ongoing mission to demonize poverty: In a year-long experiment to see just how many welfare-moochers are using state funds to feed their drug addiction, Michigan discovered that the answer is… zero. A History Of Failure Between October 1, 2015 and September 30, 2016, three counties in Michigan screened […]

Meet The Junior High Kid From Michigan That Donald Trump Blocked On Twitter

Meet The Junior High Kid From Michigan That Donald Trump Blocked On Twitter

Antonio Del Otero is a junior at Huron High School in Detroit, Michigan. He also loves Twitter, so he often shares his thoughts on the social media platform, which also happens to be Donald Trump’s favorite place to make online postings. Recently Del Otero posted some unkind things about the President-elect. As he recalls: “Basically I […]

You ‘Won’ – Why So Afraid Of A Recount, Mr. Trump?

You ‘Won’ – Why So Afraid Of A Recount, Mr. Trump?

Projected President-elect Donald Trump (and I honestly feel like I should be using that title in quotes at this point) is freaking out over recounts in swing states. The recount effort — spearheaded by Green Party candidate Jill Stein (who finally did something right), paid for through crowdfunding, and now supported by former Secretary of […]

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