100 years later—same controversy: Planned Parenthood and “women’s health”

Jan Schakowsky and Mika Brzezinski have both recently come out commenting on the recent contraception mandates on the Catholic Church, saying it’s a matter of “women’s health,” not just religious freedom.

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D – IL) went as far as to say, “There's no controversy around contraceptives for almost 100% of Americans. There's few in the -- some in the Catholic Church and maybe some other evangelical churches, I don't know, that think it's wrong. But none of the American people follow that.”

To which Glenn said, “Some in the Catholic Church …but they’re not American?” He followed that up with, “It’s their right of conscience.”

Mike Brzezinski had a similar take on the topic, attempting to turn it into a male vs. female issue, bringing up a well-known fact that the Catholic hierarchy is male. “Which means of course that they hate women and that’s all this is about,” Pat responded.

Glenn pointed out that this debate over Planned Parenthood goes back about one hundred years, citing Michele Malkin’s recent article on Margaret Sanger and her motivations behind Planned Parenthood.

Glenn noted, “As she wrote in her autobiography, Sanger founded Planned Parenthood in 1916 to stop the multiplication of unfit. This she boasted it would be ‘the most important and greatest step towards race betterment.’ She conspired with eugenics financier and businessman Clarence Gamble to, quote; hire three or four colored ministers, preferably with Social Service backgrounds and engaging personalities. The outright murder wouldn't sell, but wrapping it under the cloak of, quote, women's health, and adorning it with the moral authority of black churches would. Sanger and Gamble called their campaign the ‘negro project’.”

As Glenn points out, “it's the same people. The controversy is Planned Parenthood. Outright murder wouldn't sell, so they cloaked it with “women's health,” what did she just say, Jan Schakowsky just said it was about women's health. That's the same thing that Nancy Pelosi is saying. So, Planned Parenthood, women's health, and they adorn it with the moral authority of churches.”

That’s exactly what is going on right now with the attack on the Catholic Church via Obamacare contraception mandates. Those few “Catholics” in power that are pushing for these mandates, the media trying to make those Catholics who are loyal in their faith look like extremists, and the churches who aren’t standing against these mandates, are all pushing the same narrative to isolate the Catholic Church and force them to accept these mandates.

Glenn concluded by saying, “The playbook is here. This just happens to be from 1916. But the playbook is here. This is what they're doing.”

After imprisoning a pastor for refusing to follow COVID-19 restrictions, Canadian officials barricaded his church. And when some church members retaliated by tearing down part of the fence, Canadian Mounties arrived in riot gear.

Rebel News Founder Ezra Levant joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to give his insight on the crazy situation. He described the new, armed police presence surrounding GraceLife Church in Edmonton, Alberta, and how it not only encouraged hundreds of protesters to stand with the church in support but forced congregation members underground to worship as well.

What's happening is eerily similar to what occurs everyday in China, Levant says, and it must stop. Who would have thought this type of tyranny would be so close to home?

Watch the video below to hear Ezra describe the religious persecution taking place in Canada.


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Enough prayers? Why is supposed Catholic Joe Biden suggesting that Congress ought to stop praying for after someone commits acts of gun violence?

On Friday, Stu Burguiere and Pat Gray filled in for Glenn and discussed President Joe Biden's remarks during his speech on gun control. "Enough prayers. Time for some action," Biden said. Stu and Pat were surprised how dismissive Biden appeared to be on the idea of prayer.

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Just days after Canadian pastor James Coates was released from prison for refusing to bow to COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, several police officers showed up at another church to ensure restrictions were being followed. But Polish pastor Artur Pawlowski of the Cave of Adullam Church in Alberta, Canada, knew his rights, telling the cops not to come back until they had a warrant in hand.

Filling in for Glenn Beck on the radio program this week, Pat Gray and Stu Burguiere played a video of the interaction.

"Please get out. Please get out of this property immediately. Get out!" Pawlowski can be heard yelling at the six officers who entered his church.

"Out! Out! Out! Get out of this property immediately until you come back with a warrant," he continued. "Go out and don't come back. I don't want to talk to you. You Nazis, Gestapo is not allowed here! ... Nazis are not welcome here! Do not come back you Nazi psychopaths. Unbelievable sick, evil people. Intimidating people in a church during the Passover! You Gestapo, Nazi, communist fascists! Don't you dare come back here!"

Watch this clip to see the heated exchange:

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One of the most dangerous existential threats to the United States is Critical Race Theory, or CRT. As Glenn Beck has exposed over the past year, CRT is gaining momentum and has been preached in our universities for a while now.

Then last August, leaked documents revealed that Marxism, activist ideology of Black Lives Matter, is making its way into grade school classrooms across the country. And since then, things have only gotten more intense.

On next week's Wednesday night special, Glenn will expose the new ways progressives are systematically indoctrinating our kids and culture with this dangerous ideology. But first, it's crucial that you know what your kids may already be learning.

"What I'm about to show you is just the beginning," Glenn said, introducing the leaked documents.

"I found it shocking that Black Lives Matter supporters have developed lesson plans that start from preschool all the way up to the 12th grade," he continued. "Do you know the money it would take to tailor things ... and get it out to the schools and the unions for each age, to be able to brainwash the kids on Marxism and how to destroy capitalism by using race, sexual orientation, and gender?

"Our children don't stand a chance," Glenn added later. "They're not being taught anything except how to be radical activists. What the hell has happened?"

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