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America Does Not Have A Gun Problem, But A Problem Of The Heart (VIDEO)

America Does Not Have A Gun Problem, But A Problem Of The Heart (VIDEO)

Please note: The opinions that appear in this article are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Liberal America.  The advent of numerous mass shootings and devastating homicide rates show a statistical reality. Lax firearm regulations directly correlate high gun violence deaths. When compared to similar first-world countries, the U.S. […]

Controversial Der Spiegel Cover Art Sparks Worldwide Discussion (TWEETS)

Controversial Der Spiegel Cover Art Sparks Worldwide Discussion (TWEETS)

Der Spiegel magazine has everyone talking about their controversial new cover art this week. The illustration by Edel Rodriguez depicts President Donald Trump triumphantly holding the severed head of the Statue of Liberty in one hand, a knife in the other. As blood runs from the statue’s neck, the caption below declares in all caps, […]

J.K. Rowling Is A Troll-Killing Master On Twitter (TWEETS)

J.K. Rowling Is A Troll-Killing Master On Twitter (TWEETS)

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has a knack for keeping haters at bay.  In addition to being an amazing writer, philanthropist, and activist, Rowling also has one of the best celebrity Twitter accounts around. Lately she’s been using the social media platform to voice her opinions about President Donald Trump’s administration, which has garnered some […]

Trump Administration Will Reportedly Eliminate Important Cultural Programs

Trump Administration Will Reportedly Eliminate Important Cultural Programs

The incoming administration is reportedly preparing to make dramatic cuts to federal spending. They plan on cutting $10.5 trillion in government spending over the next decade. A write-up in The Hill provides some detail on where these cuts may be happening. Slashing To Save Nothing Among the big cuts to several government departments, the report details cuts […]

Dear Amazon, Embrace Appropriation And Bring Back The ‘Sexy Burka!’

Dear Amazon, Embrace Appropriation And Bring Back The ‘Sexy Burka!’

Halloween has the tendency to be a holiday that drums up a lot of controversy whenever it comes around. Granted, some years are worse than others, but no Halloween can rear its monster-promoting, diabetes-inducing face without some degree of objection from the more strictly religious among us. After all, Halloween is that wonderful time of year […]

Brit Shares Her Opinion On Fake American Happiness – We Need To Grow The F*ck Up (VIDEO)

Brit Shares Her Opinion On Fake American Happiness – We Need To Grow The F*ck Up (VIDEO)

Ruth Whippam is a British woman who just moved to the United States with her husband. She was being a stay-at-home mom for her toddler. One day, she was just desperate for adult conversation. She just started talking to anyone she ran into; people at the park, grocery store clerk, etc. She points out that […]

Refuting ‘The Culture Of The Smug White Liberal’ (VIDEO)

Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq. wrote a piece in the Huffington Post about “white liberals.” She seems to be a talented writer and a lawyer, but Johnson-Huston is viewing the world through glasses that only afford her a very limited scope of vision. She describes herself by saying that she is an African-American Democrat who really joined the party […]

Kasich’s New York Pizza Pitfall

Kasich’s New York Pizza Pitfall

In the world of politics, candidates need to align themselves with voters. For New York voters, pizza protocol matters. John Kasich fell into a classic campaign faux-paux. While in the city earlier this week, he was photographed digging into his pizza with fork and knife. Before his meal (and “candid” photo session) ended, he realized […]

Dubai Official Warns Of The Next World War Over Trump: ‘A Clash Of Civilizations’

Dubai Official Warns Of The Next World War Over Trump: ‘A Clash Of Civilizations’

An official from Dubai warned that we could have a “clash of civilizations” if Trump is elected President. He said this in wake of candidate’s statement that “Islam Hates The West.” Of course, The Donald thinks that backing down on this insulting statement would be bowing to the forces of political correctness. The Lt. Gen. Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, […]

Americanism: 9 Things Americans Do That Piss Off Non-Americans

Americanism: 9 Things Americans Do That Piss Off Non-Americans

1. “If America Cared About This Sport, We’d Totally Dominate It” It’s such a lazy and dismissive way to talk about sports that America doesn’t traditionally participate in. If Americans were able to dominate the sport, they would. 2. American-Sized Portions The way Americans go abroad and say “Is that all we get? This is so […]

Meet The Photographer Who Will Take Terrifying Pics Of You On Cliff Ledges

Meet The Photographer Who Will Take Terrifying Pics Of You On Cliff Ledges

The folks at Philbrick Photography promise “Distinctive, Dramatic, Perfect.” And they ain’t playin’. They go to extra lengths — and heights — to do memorable photos that are one of a kind treasures. Owned by Jay and Vicki Philbrick of North Conway, New Hampshire, Philbrick’s specializes in portraits of brides and models 350 feet above […]

Michelle Obama Films Rap Video, Right Wingers Call Her ‘Ghetto Trash’

Michelle Obama Films Rap Video, Right Wingers Call Her ‘Ghetto Trash’

Michelle Obama has done something that’s never been done before: added a rap video to a First Lady’s resume. Oh and part of it was filmed in the White House, which royally pissed off the right wing nut jobs. The First Lady is featured in a College Humor video that addresses the importance of going to […]

Willie Nelson Tells Us Who He Wants For President — And His Feelings For Obama

Willie Nelson Tells Us Who He Wants For President — And His Feelings For Obama

Willie Nelson may be the walking, living, breathing embodiment of the “marijuana isn’t bad for you” movement. At 82, the iconic musician is still going strong and still an outlaw. But who is this paradox of a man voting for in the 2016 presidential election? Not sure. Because he’s basically endorsing both Hillary Clinton AND Bernie […]

Carly Simon Reveals Who ‘You’re So Vain’ Is About

Carly Simon Reveals Who ‘You’re So Vain’ Is About

Singer Carly Simon has finally revealed the identity of the mystery playah in her iconic song “You’re So Vain.” Sort of. The second verse is apparently about legendary ladies man Warren Beatty. I knew it! Sort of. I actually thought the whole song was probably about him, and apparently he did, too, according to Simon. […]

Belief: How Cal Thomas Claimed Culture Wars Exist

Belief: How Cal Thomas Claimed Culture Wars Exist

News sites such as Fox News have called out the supreme court for ruining religion and creating “culture wars” when upholding gay marriage. And in a recent article written by Cal Thomas on Fox News, Thomas said? “The ‘culture wars,’ while well-intentioned, were a mistake from the beginning.” Thomas is really saying that even despite […]

‘Is That A Sunset?’ — Colorblind People See Color For The First Time

‘Is That A Sunset?’ — Colorblind People See Color For The First Time

This is without a doubt the most emotionally moving ad ever put out by a paint company. From the video description: Nearly 300 million people experience the world without certain colors every day. ?Color For the Colorblind? is a short documentary about what happened when we partnered with EnChroma, maker of color blindness-correcting glasses, to […]

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