There are a few liberal celebrities who are outspoken. They stand up for their beliefs and are vocal about it. While some are irritating, others are comedic and make a good and lasting impression.
Here are just 10 liberal celebrities who are outspoken. Raise your hand if you recognize 1 or 2.
1. Rosie O’Donnell:
Rosie O’Donnell is one Liberal activist we learn to hate. When she took on the role of moderator on the “The View” in 2006, she did the exact opposite. She almost bit the head off Elizabeth Hasselbach and her conservative views on radical Islam. Overall, she is a vocal speaker for gay rights. She was against state laws in Florida for taking away two men’s foster child.
Who can forget her 2007 song “Dear Mr. President”? She publicly humiliated George W. Bush calling him a lonely boy and saying he has come a long way since whiskey and cocaine.
3. Michael Moore:
This documentary producer, director and writer is outspoken as well. He has made a number of movies on George W. Bush and how he has ruined the country with his father. He made a call out for Liberal values and Liberals in Dude Where’s My Country?
4. Dixie Chicks:
They are not only popular band for being one of the leading country bands in USA, but are outspoken liberals as well. Natalie Maines during the London tour publicly stated that she was ashamed that George W. Bush was from Texas.
5. Jerry Springer:
Jerry! Jerry! Jerry! Don’t worry we are not about to post some chair throwing on this website. He was very vocal and happy on the Howard Stern Show that America is liberal. He stated that people in the USA are culturally liberal despite the conservative politicians and conservative speeches.
6. Matt Damon:
This actor is anti-war, anti-Sarah Palin and anti-conservative in one shot. His anti-war film The Green Zone was a huge hit and many Americans loved him for the role. In fact in 2008, he made fun of Sarah Palin for being a hockey mom and was loved no less for it. Although, many argue that he is a sexist pig in many ways for that.
7. Ben Affleck:
This actor is very vocal about his values as well. He campaigned for Obama in 2008 Presidential Elections. He criticized Tom DeLay for corporate and political bribery. He is also opposed to war and the Republicans in leak-gate scandal.
8. Oprah Winfrey:
She made her stance really clear on Larry King Live. When asked what she thought about someone wanting her president, she asked them to vote for Obama. Obama is a clear liberal with liberal values.
9. Brad Pitt:
This actor is another outspoken liberal. He hung a banner at his home in support of John Kerry. Additionally, he supported California proposition 87 which sought to tax oil companies. He is a large advocate for alternative energy.
10. Jon Stewart:
This comedian devoted 1 whole episode to the 9/11 health care bill in 2010. This bill would give workers and others affected by 9/11 the Medicare assistance they need. In 2004, Stewart also went after conservative Tucker Carlson and his acts on CNN, causing the latter his career on CNN.