How can you be a theocrat and Stalin?

According to MSNBC’s Martin Bashir, Rick Santorum believes in a theocracy …and is also comparable to Stalin. Try not to spend too much time figuring out how someone can be both a theocrat and like Stalin, when Stalin didn’t use religion. In fact, Stalin hated religion, and was about eliminating religion from society throughout his movement.

Apparently when Martin Bashir last saw GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaking in from of a crowd, “all we could think of was George Orwell’s novel 1984 about a society dominated by the totalitarianism.”

This is the moment when an honest journalist, news anchor, …human, would play a clip of Rick Santorum sounding like a “totalitarian” to make their point. Martin Bashir, being an MSNBC anchor, doesn’t need to follow these guidelines. Instead, Bashir simply plays a clip of 1984 over one line in a speech Santorum gave where he says something along the lines of “you are the loud voices of the Republican Party and the conservative movement,” to scare his audience.

Bashir continues to make accusations about Rick Santorum’s stance on important issues by saying he has “asserted the right to privacy does not exist, and has equated same sex marriages with bestiality.” Bashir even said that Santorum “regularly sounds like a theocrat.”

Again, with no audio or video to back up his claims, Stu says, “We should point out here that he doesn't take the time to quote Rick Santorum on any of the points that he's bashing him.  He just summarizes the argument in a way that's absolutely Rick ridiculous, and plays a clip from a movie.”

After debating over whether it’s lazy to use Martin Bashir of MSNBC, who get’s it’s talking points from Media Matters, to make a point, or like Glenn proposed, “takes talent to make the case that he’s relevant.” Pat notes that they “are intruding on Martin Bashir's privacy. He does his show in total privacy.”

After a few more ridiculous claims, Stu again notices that “He can find clips of the movie. He couldn't find any clips of Rick Santorum saying of these things.”

Glenn, who points out that Bashir “only has the world resources of NBC News,” compares this to what’s going on in our education system, saying “this is what they teach in schools. They don't go back to the original source. They go to somebody that read the book, and commented on it.  When somebody read the book they said this.”

But it gets worse. Bashir goes on to say, “If you listen to Rick Santorum he sounds more like Stalin than Pope the innocent,” causing Stu to ask the question of the day, “how can you be a theocrat and Stalin?”

On the radio program this week, Glenn Beck and Pat Gray discussed a series of recent polls that suggest presidential nominee Joe Biden's expected lead may be slipping with traditionally Democratic voters.

A new poll conducted by the Jewish Electorate Institute shows that two-thirds of Jewish voters still plan to vote for the Biden-Harris ticket in November. However, President Donald Trump's support within the Jewish community is also the highest among any Republican candidate in recent history.

In more bad news for Biden, a CNN poll (yes, CNN) released last month showed growing support for President Trump among black voters in swing states. Meanwhile, his support among Latino voters remains at roughly 33%.

"I don't think it's going to go the way the Democrats hope that it will," Glenn said of the election. "If you look at the groups that the Democrats have carefully fostered ... that's falling apart. If Donald Trump can grow that by 5%, and hurt the Democrats by 5% ... that alone could swing the election."

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We're being set up for a civil war. The Left is grooming us for an Eastern European-style revolution this election, and they're not even trying to hide it any more. The playbook for Mainstreet USA is the exact same that has been used in places like Ukraine, initiated by the same people in order to completely upend the American system.

On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn Beck takes us through a tale of three chalkboards that will connect the dots: the Obama admin in Ukraine, the State Department's relationship with George Soros, Black Lives Matter and Antifa riots, the Great Reset, public school indoctrination, mail-in voting. It all points to something dangerous happening in November if we don't act now.

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The left has already determined that the wildfires raging across the West Coast were definitely caused by climate change and Big Tech is determined to silence anyone who dares suggest otherwise. Facebook even announced a sweeping policy on Saturday to remove posts that claim the fires were caused by arson from far-left activists.

But on his radio program Wednesday, Glenn Beck revealed multiple arrest records for suspected arsonists in California, Oregon, and Washington — and several of those charged and arrested were also instigators in Black Lives Matter rallies, violent protests, and Antifa riots. He also called out the "news gods" in Big Tech, daring them to try to censor his video.

"I asked my staff, to see if there was any evidence [of arson] on the fires. And I don't mean evidence from Twitter. I mean evidence. Is there anybody who has been arrested for arson?" Glenn said. "Well, here they are. And YouTube and Facebook, go ahead. I want you to demonetize this clip. I want you to somehow or another say that we're lying. I want you to throttle this. Go ahead. Because then you're going to have to explain what we got wrong. And I happen to have all the documents right here. So my attorney is really ready for that throttling or demonetization. You say you're a protector of the truth? Great, here it is."

Glenn read off the first 10 arrest records, which combined allege the destruction of more than 120,000 acres and 700 structures, as well as tens of thousands of people evacuated from their homes.

"You want to tell us, PolitiFact, how you came to the conclusion ... that there was no arson in these fires?" Glenn asked. "Can you tell me how you came to that conclusion? Because your fact-check seems to be entirely false."

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Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders joined Glenn Beck on this week's podcast to share her unique perspective as a trusted adviser and confidante to President Donald Trump for two and a half years, which she also details in her new book, "Speaking for Myself: Faith, Freedom, and the Fight of Our Lives Inside the Trump White House."

Sarah described the unprecedented levels of corruption she saw firsthand during the Russia probe and shocking lengths to which Democratic leaders and the mainstream media would go to "take the president down."

Sarah said she often saw sides of Donald Trump that the media never covered. Recently, she went on the record denying the Atlantic's claims that the president mocked our military during a 2018 trip to France. She was on that trip, she told Glenn, and her account of what really happened paints a very different picture.

"The people who are making this outrageous charge are such cowards for doing so in an anonymous way. If you really believed this, and believed it was wrong, one, why did it take you so long? And, two, put your name on it the way the rest of us have," Sarah said.

"He didn't say those things. Not only was I there that day, Glenn, I spent two and a half years traveling all over the world with the president, watching him interact with men and women of our armed forces almost every single day during that two-and-a-half year period," she added.

"This is a person who loves America and loves the people who allow the rest of us to live in America, free, and have prosperity. And I got to see that a lot. I think it is shameful that people are trying to distort who he is and what he has done, particularly when it comes to the men and women in the military."

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