When Liberal Turns Extreme-Left: Maher and Rogan’s Scathing Attack on Trans Agenda and ‘KKK’ Liberalism

In a recent podcast, Joe Rogan and Bill Maher, both self-described liberals, critiqued progressive policies. They discussed “woke” politics, raised questions about the authenticity of the Black Lives Matter movement, expressed concerns about “gender-affirming care,” and delved into the challenges of equity versus equality. Here’s a recap of their conversation.

Maher Is a Reasonable Liberal

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Rogan’s opinion of Maher, “I think they look at you like a guy who they’re worried about because you don’t tow the line. You’re like a 90s liberal. You’re like liberals back when they were more reasonable, before they became leftists. 

Every Liberal Is a Leftist

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And now every liberal, kind of has to be a leftist. If you want to be on the team, you got to subscribe to the most fringe ideas that the team is promoting.”

Woke Doesn’t Mean Liberal

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Maher wanted to make it clear that being woke and being liberal are not the same thing. He believes that woke ideologies often go against traditional liberalism.

Express Your Own Opinions

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Maher advised people to express their own opinions but not to claim they’re the same as his long-held liberal beliefs.

Colorblind Society

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Maher expressed his belief on “The Joe Rogan Experience” that he, along with liberals, has always supported the idea of a colorblind society. 

Kennedy to Martin Luther King’s Belief

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He explained that the aim is to not consider race in any situation, which has been a shared belief among liberals, from Kennedy to Martin Luther King.

Woke Equals Kkk Views

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Maher pointed out that woke ideology differs from the liberal perspective, as they emphasize noticing race in all situations, which he finds interesting because it used to be the Ku Klux Klan’s position. 

Equality Not Equity the Solution

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Rogan chimed in, highlighting the significant problems of extreme poverty and crime. He expressed his effort to understand woke ideology but firmly believes that equality, not equity, is the best solution.

BLM Doesn’t Care About Black on Black Crime

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Maher spoke of the rising crime in Chicago, and how the BLM movement doesn’t appear to be concerned about black-on-black violence.

Chicago Is Not Safe Anywhere

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“Murders have been happening way out of control in Chicago among the African-American community for far too long and not really reported in the way that they should be,” Maher said. “It’s amazing how black lives don’t seem to matter when they are taken by black lives. Now, Chicago, my friends that live there say it’s not safe anywhere.”

Where Are the Community Leaders

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“I don’t understand why there isn’t a more concerted effort to shine a spotlight on it,” Maher said, then asked, “Where are the leaders of the community?”

Social Media in Agreement or Not

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The reaction on X (formerly Twitter) was mixed, however many users were united:

“Spot on” …. “Accurate” …. “He’s not wrong” …. “No argument”

Or Maybe Not

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Another user replied “That’s interesting since the KKK is a republican-led southern conservative organization… BTW, the KKK all vote 100% GOP and have for over 50 years.”

People Do See Race First

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Another also disagreed, stating “That’s a lie!! The problem is that everyone does see race first, that’s the first impression. Someone sees a clean cut white person not a threat. Someone sees a tattoo covered white skin person as a possible threat , someone sees an olive skin person as a possible threat. Black person as Danger”.

Childhood Mutilation

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Rogan and Maher also discussed genital mutilation and so-called “transgender care” for minors.

Rogan’s thoughts were, “It’s terrifying that they’re calling it ‘gender-affirming care,’ when it’s really childhood mutilation,” 

Too Young to Make That Decision

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Rogan said. “Before you have the ability to figure out what ‘permanent’ means. You’re only 7 years old, you can’t get your face tattooed, you can’t go to war, you can’t get married, there’s reasons for all that stuff, you’re too young,” the podcaster claimed. 

Puberty Blockers Are Irreversible

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Rogan also went on to say that puberty blockers are “not reversible.”

TikTok Challenge That Got Out of Hand

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Maher’s perspective was that the rush of some children wanting to change their gender is “trendy” and a “TikTok challenge that got out of hand.”

“They Don’t Call It Floriduh for Nothing!” – Abolishing Diversity and Gender Studies Sparks Backlash in Florida’s Ongoing Battle to Ban Inclusion

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After the New College of Florida board of trustees’s previous decision to replace the school’s leadership and dismantle its diversity, equity, and inclusion programs, they have once again made headlines by abolishing its gender studies major. “They Don’t Call It Floriduh for Nothing!” – Abolishing Diversity and Gender Studies Sparks Backlash in Florida’s Ongoing Battle to Ban Inclusion

“Sex Really Is Binary” – Biologist Richard Dawkins Slammed for His Biological Perspective on Gender Identity

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In a recent episode, renowned biologist Richard Dawkins engaged in a controversial conversation with Helen Joyce, author of “Trans: When Ideology Meets Reality.” Here’s the full story. “Sex Really Is Binary” – Biologist Richard Dawkins Slammed for His Biological Perspective on Gender Identity

Hundreds of New Anti-LGBTQ Bills Passed – Gay and Trans Families Are Voting With Their Feet and Leaving the Most Right-Wing States

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Jake Kleinmahon is one of three pediatric cardiologists in Louisiana. He and his husband are moving their family out of the state due to the new anti-LGBTQ laws that have been passed. Here’s the full story. Hundreds of New Anti-LGBTQ Bills Passed – Gay and Trans Families Are Voting With Their Feet and Leaving the Most Right-Wing States

Transgender Athletes Ruled Out of Women’s Swimming and into ‘Open’ Category – Is This Really Any Different to ‘Other?’

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World Aquatics, the authority ruling over swimming, has caused a seismic wave by introducing an open category for transgender athletes at the prestigious World Cup event in Berlin. Transgender Athletes Ruled Out of Women’s Swimming and into ‘Open’ Category – Is This Really Any Different to ‘Other?’

Transgender Minors: Another 9 States Stop Surgery, Hormone and Puberty Blocking Treatment for Children and Teens

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More states are applying restrictions to minors who are seeking gender-affirming care. Here’s the story. Transgender Minors: Another 9 States Stop Surgery, Hormone and Puberty Blocking Treatment for Children and Teens

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