The folly of Ron Paul's foreign policy

After taking calls from two Ron Paul callers today, Glenn decided to explain a little more what he thought of Ron Paul and the issues.

“Here's my stance on Ron Paul:  I think he's absolutely dead right on everything financially.  I think he is so right.  He's the only run who would actually close the Fed.  He's the only one who would actually take it on.  He's the only one that has fiat currency right.  He's the only one who's fearless on that.  That's huge,” Glenn said.

“I disagree because he's the only one that says things like this about the Middle East.”

 

Glenn then played this audio from Ron Paul: “Have you ever read about the reasons they attacked us, they attack us?  Because we've been over there.  We've been bombing Iraq for ten years.”

“We did not bomb Iraq for ten years.  We enforced a no‑fly zone, yes.  They fired at us and when that happened, we usually, not always, but we usually fired back,” Pat explained.

“But this isn't even a big part of it.  That's such an important point but that's not even the big part,” Glenn said.

 

Glenn explained that Osama bin Laden has said (paraphrased) that in OBL opinion and the opinion of sunscribers of Radicalized Islam, every person must either submit, live under the scrutiny of Islam, or die.  Period.

 

“When they talk to the Western media, they say the things Ron Paul quotes. When they say it to their own people, they say this,” Stu said in reference to the radical statement of OBL.

“It is a total, it is a total naivety at best, at best, from the Ron Paulians and people on the left as well say the same damn thing.  They do not think like people from the Middle East.  They don't understand the Middle East mentality. They are looking at it as a Westerner,” Glenn said.

“I'm sorry, but you cannot sit down with somebody who says the matter is clear.  It is not right to let an infidel live.  The matter is summed up for every person alive:  Either submit or live under the scrutiny of Islam or die.  Excuse me, but we don't have anything to talk about.  None.”

“We don't coexist with people who believe that.  If they strike, you strike them back.  You protect yourself.  You protect your friends.  Because it is in the national interest,” Glenn said.

Glenn Beck has been warning since last summer that you would not recognize your country in a year. Well, it's not even summer yet, and he says he already doesn't recognize the country.

Do you recognize an America in which people are making more money off government unemployment benefits than they can make by working, inflation is ramping up, housing, supply and labor shortages are widespread, and the current administration gives cybercriminals from Russia a free pass after the biggest cyberattack on our nation's infrastructure to date?

On the radio program this week, Glenn pointed out that while businesses all over the nation are downsizing, one brand store is actually booming — and it says a lot about the state of the economy and what it means for our country's future.

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The largest American gas pipeline shut down on Friday due to what experts told the media was the "most dramatic cyberattack on U.S. soil to date." Investigators are looking at a group believed to be based in Russia known as "DarkSide."

It's time our leaders in the White House take national security seriously because this isn't the first time enemies of the U.S. — namely Russia and China — have used the cyber world to attack our nation and weaken our infrastructure, Glenn Beck argued on the radio program. Between Russia, China, and Iran — which President Joe Biden is now trying to make another nuclear deal with — it looks like the "Axis powers" of a "digital World War III" are lining up

"The journalists seem to care about the price of gasoline for the first time. Is it because they actually care? Or is it because they're trying not to focus on the fact that this was an attack most likely from Russia? And it isn't the first cyberattack from Russia of the year ... maybe we should be paying attention, to Vladimir Putin," Glenn began.

"And by the way, the pipeline going down, that's not the only [cyberattack] happening now," he added later. "Thirty thousand U.S. victims, small businesses and local governments, were hacked by cyber espionage units backed by the Chinese government in January of this year."

"There is an 'Axis power.' It is Russia and China. And, by the way, who is also aligned with Russia and China? Iran. Wow, this is weird," Glenn surmised. "But don't worry about that. Just leave your dog tags on another table. Let's not talk about China. Let's not talk about who actually crashed the jugular of our oil pipelines. I don't want war. But I got news for you ... this Biden administration is doing the job for our enemies."

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Canadian clinical psychologist, author, and cultural firebrand Jordan Peterson is no stranger to cancel culture. Ever since he was thrust into the culture war, he has faced one controversy after another, stirred up by the woke elites who hate him with a passion. But although they have tried to make him pay for speaking out so fearlessly against their message, he refuses to back down and he believes you should, too. He joined "The Glenn Beck Podcast" this week to explain why.

"There is a growth of the reluctant hero in all stories ... so many people think that they don't have what it takes, that they're not the hero," Glenn said to Peterson. "How do you get people to recognize and then have the courage to stand? You've taken a beating ... why is it worth it and how do you get there?"

"I think it's worth it because I believe the alternative is worse ... to stay silent when you have something to say," Peterson replied. "You don't know what it is within you that requires your voice, right, because you feel like 'I have something to say.' Where does that come from exactly, that feeling that you have something to say?

"Maybe you're disgruntled at work and you're choking on your own bile because the situation is not just in your estimation," he continued. "You're dying to say something, but you won't. Well, you'll die if you don't say it. Maybe it's a death by a thousand cuts. I don't like deferred punishment. I'd rather take it now and keep the future clean, which is why I encourage people to have the fights now, not to hide things in the fog for later. They grow and metastasize. It's better to confront what you need to confront when it's small and you have some possibility of victory."

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Top officials at the Federal Reserve are doing what they can to sugar coat what's ahead for our economy, telling Americans we may hit a "transitory" period of inflation that will settle by 2022. But Bank of America is saying something different. The bank's latest earnings call commentary warned "at the very least" transitory hyperinflation is ahead.

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