Posts Slider

January 29, 2022

U.S. Voters

Voters News, tools and information

Trump Awards Prolific Racist For His ‘Cultural Contributions’

2 min read

Trump Awards Prolific Racist For His ‘Cultural Contributions’

Trump awarded Rush Limbaugh with the Medal for Freedom for his many ‘cultural contributions’ like exacerbated racism. John Iadarola and Jayar Jackson break it down on The Damage Report. Follow The Damage Report on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheDamageReportTYT/

Help build the Home of the Progressives http://tyt.com/JOIN

Subscribe to The Damage Report YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/thedamagereport?sub_confirmation=1

Follow The Damage Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheDamageReport

Read more here: https://www.mediamatters.org/rush-limbaugh/trump-gives-rush-limbaugh-medal-freedom-career-hate

"During his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Donald Trump awarded the Medal of Freedom to talk radio host Rush Limbaugh, who was given a special invitation to the speech in the wake of his recently announced diagnosis of lung cancer.

In doing so, Trump conferred one of the nation’s great civilian honors upon a man who has trafficked in hate and is responsible for some of the most vile degradations of the nation’s political discourse. Limbaugh’s history makes it all the more ironic that the medal and ribbon were conferred upon him on the spot by first lady Melania Trump, who heads up the purported “Be Best” initiative.

During a series of public appearances he called the “Rush to Excellence Tour,” from 1989 to 1991, Limbaugh joked about AIDS and suicide, among other subjects, and declared that “feminism was established so that unattractive ugly broads could have easy access to the mainstream.” Starting in the 1990s, he began referring to feminists as “feminazis,” and he’s also regularly referred to prominent women as “babes.” He also attempted to popularize a term, the “new castrati,” for “men with no guts who have just been bullied by women and the power structure and liberalism in general.”

On his short-lived TV show in the 1990s, Limbaugh compared 12-year-old presidential daughter Chelsea Clinton to a dog and sarcastically apologized for having previously called Amy Carter, daughter of President Jimmy Carter, “the most unattractive presidential daughter in the history of the country.”"

#TheDamageReport #JohnIadarola #TheYoungTurks

Posts Grid

1 min read

Jesse Watters bullies a dog-walker on TV just because. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on The Damage Report. Become a TDR YouTube...

1 min read

An anti-vax influencer claims covid vaccines can cause “quantum entanglement”. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on The Damage Report. Become a TDR...

1 min read

Marvel actress Evangeline Lily reveals she attended the D.C. anti-vaxx rally. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on The Damage Report. Become a...

1 min read

New data shows the effect of voter suppression legislation in Georgia. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on The Damage Report. Become a...

1 min read

TikTok users voice suspicion after an Amazon “employee” posts an overwhelmingly positive review of working conditions. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on...

1 min read

A butterfly sanctuary in Texas is forced to close after becoming a target of QAnon Conspiracies. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on...