The left has glorified the “Arab Spring” of 2010 as an uprising by the people and for the people — but what is a “spring” and is it really a good thing?

“You have to understand, when anybody puts ‘spring’ in there, they know what that means. You may not know what that means, but they know what that means,” Glenn said Thursday on The Glenn Beck Program.

Who are “they” and just what is a spring? The short answer is “they” are communists. The longer answer involves George Soros and the groups he funds:

• Black Lives Matter
• NAACP
• Occupy Wall Street
• Muslim Brotherhood

The first “spring” took place in 1848 and was spearheaded by Karl Marx. The “Spring of Nations” targeted the governments of Europe and was meant to topple all repressive regimes. Marx moved to France when he was kicked out of Germany and, thankfully, his “spring” failed and failed again. The “Arab Spring” was the first apparent success story for this type of movement, but it was by no means the people who made it happen.

“The first time it really worked was the Arab Spring,” Glenn said. “And it was the same kind of people. Remember, it wasn’t the Muslims that did it. It was the Muslim Brotherhood, assisted by American communists and Occupy Wall Street and the Bill Ayers and all of those guys, Code Pink, they were the ones assisting that.”

While “Democracy Spring” sounds like a noble movement, a “spring” is all about toppling the status quo and bringing down the current system of government. Why would anyone want to do this? For George Soros, it’s just for fun — and a little profit.

Glenn played audio of George Soros talking about why he chose to take part in these disruptions.


“The first part was this subversive activity, disrupting the passive regimes. That was a lot of fun,” Soros said. “And that’s actually what got me hooked on this whole enterprise. Seeing what works in one country, trying it in the other country. So it was like a kind of — it developed a matrix, in fact, that we had national foundations, and then we had certain specialized activities.”

This is all important to know because this summer, Donald Trump surrogate Roger Stone has called for the #DaysOfRage — a term that comes straight out of the summer of 1968.

“Summer of Rage is what Donald Trump is calling for. And make no mistake, he is planting the seeds,” Glenn said. “And I have to tell you, it’s either the biggest coincidence, or he is part of this idea of the leftists, to bring us down to our knees.”

Knowing the goal is chaos and toppling the government, it’s no surprise the Muslim Brotherhood is targeting Washington, D.C. and the city where the Democratic National Convention is being held – Philadelphia.

“[Trump] is friends with George Soros, but I don’t think that he’s part of the bringing down of America,” Glenn said. “But in the end, it will be part of that because chaos leads to that, top-down, bottom-up, inside-out.”

As this election continues to heat up, as discontent continues to rise and as you begin to hear more about the “Democracy Spring” — remember what it’s really about and don’t give in.

Featured Image: A Bahraini protester shouts slogans during clashes with riot police following a demonstration to mark the fifth anniversary of the Arab Spring-inspired uprising, on February 12, 2016, in the mainly Shiite village of Sitra, south of Manama. (Photo credit: MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH/AFP/Getty Images)