Pepper Sprayed students admit they provoked cops

Wow - just a week ago pundits in the mainstream media were declaring this the Kent State moment for Occupy Wall Street, while at the same time amateur photoshoppers across the world were turning the incident into the latest internet meme. Shockingly, the viral "outrage" that accompanied video and photos of the incident may turn out to be as baseless as the claims that the 'Occupy' movement is grassroots. Like much of the 'Occupy' movement - the UC Davis incident is rooted in lies, manipulation, and a whole lot of bullcrap.

"Well, we were protesting together and the riot cops came at us and we linked arms and sat down peacefully to protest their presence on our campus, and at one point they were ‑‑ we had encircled them and they were trying to leave and they were trying to clear a path," one protester told reporters.

"And so we sat down, linked arms and said that if they want to do clear the path, they would have to go through us."

"And all I could see was people telling me to cover my head, protect myself and put my head down. And the next thing I know, I was pepper sprayed."

Shocking! They told the police that they would have to go through them to clear a path - after the protesters encircled the police - and then they were shocked they got pepper sprayed?

"You can hear in one of the videos of the incident," Stu said. "Where one of the students is told they are going to be pepper sprayed and they say, 'You're going to spray us? All right. No, that's all right. That's okay.'"

"Everyone's coming out and saying this is the worst incident ever. I'm sorry. If the pepper spray thing was so horrific, why didn't it work? Why were UC‑Davis students so able to withstand it, they sat there, they sat through it! They didn't move! It was not successful," Stu added.

"They didn't cry. They just sat there. I mean, you know, of course afterwards they all burst ‑‑ as soon as the cameras turned on, they all burst into tears and cried to the cameras. The bottom line is they sat there through it. And the bottom line is here is an incident we're told it is Gestapo. We're told that this is essentially the SS here in America. Are we to believe that UC‑Davis students are so finally attuned to avoid and withstand torture?" Stu asked.

Republican Rep. Dan Crenshaw of Texas joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Thursday to discuss the Left's current efforts to rid the U.S. military of "extremism," Democrats' push to separate President Joe Biden from the nuclear codes, and how conservatives can use government to battle the far-left, their policies, and their efforts to control Americans.

Crenshaw called the military's efforts to rid their ranks of extremism, "so obviously and clearly politically motivated," as the entire premise is based on reports that some active service members and veterans participated in the Jan. 6 storming of the U.S. Capitol.

"Mathematically, that's not a good indication of where active duty military stand or where veterans stand more broadly," Crenshaw said of the generalization that military personnel are extremists. "And I thought we were against that kind of profiling. Right? I thought that was against the liberal values that supposedly the Left stands for."

"But, Glenn, you know very well the Left is not liberal," he added. "The Left is very anti-liberal. And I think as conservatives, we have to say that more often. They have become genuinely authoritarian. Progressivism is not in sync with liberalism. All right? There's a big difference between an Alan Dershowitz liberal and a Democrat Party progressive. They're totally different."

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Glenn Beck: THIS is why Biden nominated Merrick Garland as attorney general

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Many will remember President Biden's attorney general nominee Merrick Garland as the man Republicans refused to hold a Supreme Court confirmation hearing for back in 2016. So, was Garland's AG nomination just meant to be a slap in the face to Republicans? Glenn Beck thinks there's a lot more to it.

Given how focused Democrats are on rooting out vaguely defined "right-wing extremism," Garland's work in supervising the prosecution of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing suspects gives us a hint, Glenn suggested on radio this week. He said he's "all for" stopping dangerous extremists, but couldn't help noticing how Garland isn't talking about any of the destruction that happened over the summer.

"I am all for justice. I am all for making sure we catch the bad guys, as long as the bad guys are not defined to be on only one side," Glenn said. "Merrick Garland said [Monday] that there was no comparison between what happened on January 6th and what happened over the summer. That is because the Washington elites see themselves as better than somebody who owns a taco stand. I don't. The Constitution doesn't. They are the same crime."

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"All rich countries should move to 100% synthetic beef. You can get used to the taste difference," said holy anointed billionaire Bill Gates. Green activism has been around for decades. But what used to be wacky has now worked its way into the world's power structure. You must believe the science. You cannot question the science.

The Texas power failure provided America with a disturbing and deadly preview of the Great Reset. But Bill Gates, AOC, and other Democrats say this only proves we need to enforce MORE green policies.

On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn Beck reveals how deep the Great Reset tentacles reach into government and business to strangle freedom and their efforts to control every aspect of your private life.

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Why are we letting criminals out of prison while putting pastors in? Pastor James Coates of Canada's GraceLife Church was recently fined, arrested, and put in maximum security prison for violating lockdown rules.

Rebel News founder Ezra Levant joined Glenn Beck on "Glenn TV" to discuss the story. Ezra said he's noticed a trend of government officials "picking on" Christians as "lockdownism" becomes almost a new kind of religion, and warned this might be just the start of more persecution to come.

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