Delegates boo adding "God" and "Jerusalem" back to the Democratic platform

Many didn't find it surprising that Democrats decided to take out references to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to God. The really shocking part came later when the leaders tried to put it back in, encountering boos from their delegates before ramming the references back into the platform. If you didn't think the Democrats were scared before - you won't believe what they did yesterday!

The Blaze reported:

DNC Chairman and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa conducted a voice vote of the delegates on the proposed platform changes, asking for yeses and nos three times because of how similar the responses sounded. A two-thirds vote was required to adopt the change. Despite clear opposition, Villaraigosa declared the amendment had passed, prompting loud booing.

The changes reinstated language from the 2008 platform that said “we need a government that stands up for the hopes, values and interests of working people and gives everyone willing to work hard the chance to make the most of their God-given potential” and of Jerusalem, “it is and will remain the capital of Israel.”

"First of all, the Democrats are not booing God.  They are not booing God here.  They are booing the system that is obviously corrupt.  This is the Barack Obama system.  It really is.  We're going to put it out to a vote and let the people say what they want to say and we're going to go around and we're going to listen to your opinion.  Then they'll pole vault, they will go under the fence, they will jump over the fence, climb through the window, they will do whatever they have to do.  They are going to do what they want to do," Glenn said.

"This is one of the greatest signs ever.  I love this.  This is going to make you feel really good.  They are terrified of you.  They are absolutely terrified.  Do you remember, how many times did we say, 'Hey, don't, don't feel like you're alone.  You're not alone.  WE Surround Them.'  And we had to convince each other that there are more of us than them.  They never believed that.  They just keep going and doing exactly what ‑‑ and they just jam it down everybody's throat.  They're no longer jamming it down your throat.  They're jamming it down their own people's throat now.  The good Democrats, they're just jamming it down their throats.  And they are afraid," Glenn said.

"They expected their people to just go along.  They didn't.  Half of them, the good common sense Democrats, half of them said, yes, put that back in.  The other half, the militant half, said absolutely not," Glenn explained.

"They are petrified.  You got 'em.  They're finally getting it.  (They are saying) 'Holy cow, man, we're in trouble.'  They're finally getting it.  Now, whether they are or not remains to be seen because it's one thing to say it.  It's another thing to go out and vote.  Is there passion on our side?  I think there is.  And I think there's growing passion on Mitt Romney.  But I'm telling you, you are so close to historic victory, historic victory.  We just have to finish it," Glenn said.

As the Senate prepares for former President Trump's second impeachment trial, many are asking whether it's constitutional to try a president after leaving office. Alan Dershowitz, lawyer and host of the of "The Dershow," joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to talk about the legal battles Trump still faces.

Dershowitz said he believes the Senate doesn't have the authority to convict Trump, now that he's a private citizen again, and thus can't use impeachment to bar him from running for office again.

"The Constitution says the purpose of impeachment is to remove somebody. He [Trump] is out of office. There's nothing left to do.
It doesn't say you can impeach him to disqualify him for the future. It says, if you remove him you can then add disqualification, but you can't just impeach somebody to disqualify them," Dershowitz said.

"The Senate can't try ordinary citizens. So once you're an ordinary citizen, you get tried only in the courts, not in the Senate. So it's clearly unconstitutional," he added.

Dershowitz, who served on Trump's legal team during the first impeachment trial, also discussed whether he thinks Trump is legally (or even just ethically) responsible for the Capitol riot earlier this month, and whether those engaging in violence could be considered "domestic terrorists."

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A new, shocking CBS News poll shows that the majority of Americans believe they're facing a new enemy: other Americans.

More than two-thirds of poll respondents said they believe democracy in the U.S. is "threatened," and 54% said "other people in America" are the "biggest threat to the American way of life," rather than economic factors, viruses, natural disasters, or foreign actors.

Will it be possible to unite our nation with statistics like that? On "The Glenn Beck Radio Program," Glenn and Stu discussed the poll numbers and what they mean for our future.

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Countless leaders on the left are now arguing that removing President Donald Trump from office won't be enough — they're now calling for the president's "cult-like" supporters to be "deprogrammed." And it's not just fringe politicians.

During an appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher" last week, former NBC anchor Katie Couric said, "The question is, how are we going to really almost deprogram these people who have signed up for the cult of Trump."

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi questioned whether the nation needs "a 9/11-type commission" to determine whether President Trump was colluding with Russian President Vladimir Putin "the day that the insurgents invaded our Capitol." Clinton also made sure to include her favorite "deplorables" in her unsubstantiated conspiracy theory:

"But we now know that not just [Trump] but his enablers, his accomplices, his cult members, have the same disregard for democracy," Clinton said to Pelosi.

Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson and New York Times Magazine's Nikole Hannah-Jones agreed that there is a need for "millions of Americans, almost all white, almost all Republicans" to be deprogrammed and punished, during an MSNBC interview last week.

Now, a story from the Washington Post is also preaching that narrative and even added that we need more restrictions for conservatives on social media and in the broadcast industry.

"So now we have to be deprogrammed? We've heard this over and over and over and over again, for months," said Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday. He read through the shocking details of the Washington Post op-ed and discussed the extraordinary dangers of the latest anti-conservative movement in America.

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As calls for censorship and restrictions against conservative voices get louder, Glenn Beck said he feels an "awesome responsibility" to speak, not the words he'd personally like to say, but those he believes the Lord would want him to share.

"It's an awesome responsibility, and one that I am not worthy of," Glenn said. "I want to say ... what He wants me to say. And I have to listen very carefully, because I feel the same way you do. But that will get us nowhere."

Glenn said it's time for Americans who are awake — not woke — to come together, no matter which side of the political aisle you're on, and stand with the truth.

"We are the Alamo, we will stand. But we desperately, desperately need you," Glenn said. "We need the people who are awake — not woke — awake. You may disagree with us. We are your allies, not your enemies. And if you will not stand with us in our hour of need, there will be no one left to stand with you in your hour of need. We must all come together, anyone who is awake."

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