The 10% tipping point

With all of the radical leftists running around, trying to swing the mood of the nation back towards sanity can seem like an overwhelming task. How many people will it take to do it? Scientists think they have the answer: 10%. According to a fascinating study, scientists say if 10% of people (on any topic) strongly believe in something - 100% of the time it becomes the norm for society.

"There's a new report out called Minority Rules:  Scientists Discover Tipping Point for the Spread of Ideas.  When a number of committed opinion holders is below 10%, there is no visible progress in the spread of ideas.  It would literally take the amount of time comparable to age the universe for this size group to reach the majority when it's under 10%," Glenn explained.

"Look what 10% of this population has done because really only 10 or 11, maybe 13% of this population is as radical, is, you know, communist, anti‑American kind of group.  Look what they've done.  Well, there's more of us than that.  But the secret is we must know what is true.  We must know it to the core of our being."

"Once the number grows above 10%, the idea spreads like a flame.  In those countries where dictators who were in power for decades, they were suddenly overthrown in just a few weeks when true believers reached 10%.  An important aspect of the finding is that the percent of committed opinion holders required to shift the majority opinion does not change significantly regardless of the type of network in which the opinion holders are working.  In other words, the percentage of committed opinion holders required to influence a society remains at approximately 10% regardless of how or where that opinion starts and spreads in the society.  So it doesn't have to be, it can be word of mouth, it can be Facebook, it can be West Coast, East Coast, doesn't matter."

How does this affect you? Glenn said, "You have to tip the scales.  I want you to be someone who is 100% sure in what you believe.  Figure out what you believe on God and the Constitution and the country, man's freedom.  Figure out what is true.  Doesn't mean you have all the answers.  It means you know you're on the right path and you can back it up with historic fact.  Begin to tip the scales."

Glenn encouraged listeners to follow e4 - education, enlightenment, empowerment, an entrepreneurship. He also said listeners should join The Challenge and GBTV to gather with like minded individuals and spread ideas.

On the radio program Friday, Glenn Beck discussed the recent news that a primary source for the Steele Dossier — the document on which much of the Trump-Russia collusion investigation was based — had been investigated by the FBI for contacts with suspected Russian spies. Glenn also shared several previously unpublished texts and emails from FBI agents have recently been released.

According to a letter sent by Attorney General William Barr to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Thursday, the FBI knew early on that the research compiled by ex-British intelligence agent Christopher Steele relied on a "Primary Sub-source" that had been "the subject of an FBI counterintelligence investigation from 2009 to 2011 that assessed his or her contacts with suspected Russian intelligence officers" — but still used it to obtain warrants to spy on former Trump campaign-aide Carter Page.

But, it gets even worse. Now, new leaked texts and communications from FBI agents within the department at the time of the entire Russian collusion effort were disclosed in federal court filings on Thursday. According to the court documents, FBI agents purchased "professional liability insurance" to protect themselves in January 2017, just weeks before Donald Trump was inaugurated president, because they were concerned about the agency's potentially illegal activity during the Russia collusion investigation.

"Trump was right," one FBI employee wrote in response to then-President-elect Trump's Jan 3, 2017 tweet which read: "The 'Intelligence' briefing on so-called 'Russian hacking' was delayed until Friday, perhaps more time needed to build a case. Very strange!"

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Chief researcher Jason Buttrill joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Thursday to discuss an "explosive" new report released Wednesday by Senate Republicans on Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, and the Ukrainian energy company Burisma.

Among other serious allegations, the 87-page report claims that "Hunter Biden received a $3.5 million wire transfer from Elena Baturina, the wife of the former mayor of Moscow," and the richest woman in Russia.

"The transactions discussed [in the report] are designed to illustrate the depth and extent of some questionable financial transactions. Moreover, the financial transactions illustrate serious counterintelligence and extortion concerns relating to Hunter Biden and his family," the report stated.

Jason suggested the Senate's findings provide additional evidence to back allegations of a money-laundering scheme, which Glenn detailed in a four-part series about Biden's shady connections to Ukraine. Learn more on this here.

"Laundered money is very hard to track to its finality," Jason explained. "I'm sure the Biden camp is really hoping that it just looks suspicious, but [investigators] don't ever find the eventual end point. But, if they do – and it's possible they already have – this is going to be explosive, very explosive."

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Revolutions rarely happen overnight. The Left started laying the groundwork for November 3, 2020, the moment Hillary Clinton had to concede the 2016 election to Donald Trump. It was always solely about getting rid of President Trump — and there's a playbook for that.

Last week, Glenn Beck showed you the "Seven Pillars of Color Revolution" written by a former U.S. diplomat, which are the conditions that must be in place for a successful Eastern European-style "Color Revolution." The left seems to be pushing for a Color Revolution this election because they are using the exact same playbook.

In part two of this series, Glenn peels back the layers on the first four of these Color Revolution pillars to show you how they work and what the end goal is. And he reveals one of the architects of the playbook – a Color Revolution specialist, former ambassador, and former Obama administration official who is one of the key masterminds of this revolution.

Joining Glenn is political campaign veteran and BlazeTV host Steve Deace who says the polls that claim Biden is leading the race "are trash." We're being set up to believe that if Trump wins in spite of the polls, it must be an invalid election.

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Sen. Ted Cruz: NOBODY should be afraid of Trump's Supreme Court justice pick

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to weigh in on President Donald Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees and talk about his timely new book, "One Vote Away: How a Single Supreme Court Seat Can Change History."

Sen. Cruz argued that, while Congressional Democrats are outraged over President Trump's chance at a third court appointment, no one on either side should be afraid of a Supreme Court justice being appointed if it's done according to the founding documents. That's why it's crucial that the GOP fills the vacant seat with a true constitutionalist.

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