At what point in history were Americans forced to invoke their Second Amendment rights against a tyrannical government?

History is about so much more than memorizing facts. It is about the story. And, told in the right way, it is the greatest one ever written: Good and evil, triumph and tragedy, despicable acts of barbarism and courageous acts of heroism. Glenn’s latest book, Miracles and Massacres, is history as you’ve never heard it told. It’s incredible events that you never knew existed. And it’s stories so important and relevant to today that you won’t have to ask: Why didn’t they teach me this? 

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If you've ever watched Andy Griffith on TV, take a moment and think about “Mayberry” - that little town where the show took place.

It was a great place to live, and Sheriff Taylor and Barney Fife were all the people needed to keep law and order. And seriously, they probably didn't really even need Barney at all.

At the end of World War II, Athens, Tennessee was about the size of Mayberry. It, too, had once been a great place to live. But the local government went bad, and when governments go bad, they grow like a cancer.

Not everyone in politics is corrupt, but you can be sure that everyone who is corrupt will eventually worm their way into politics because that's where the real money and power are. And that’s exactly what happened in Athens: The politicians built themselves a massive, crooked machine, and they used local law enforcement to guard their little kingdom.

By 1946, Athens didn't have just one deputy - they had hundreds. And those deputies weren't anything like Barney Fife. They were more like Otis the drunk with a bad attitude, a tin badge, and a gun.

The crooked elites of Athens ruled by intimidation, rigging elections, and shaking down businesses for bribes and protection money. They controlled everything, and ran anyone who opposed them out of town.

Things looked pretty bleak for Athens, but a glimmer of hope appeared when the War finally ended. The thousands of returning veterans in and around Athens saw what had become of their town, and they didn’t like it. They knew what enemies of freedom looked like - the fascists they'd defeated overseas were still fresh in their minds - and they knew what they had to do.

What happened next in Athens will absolutely shock anyone who doesn’t know the story. Is the answer those GIs found still relevant to today? That’s up for you to decide once you read chapter 10 of Miracles and Massacres, but keep this in mind: Sometimes those who want to take away all the guns have a pretty simple motive: they want to make sure they’re the only ones who have them.

How many times must the corporate media get something completely wrong — and attack anyone who dares to disagree — before we realize who they have become?

On the radio program Friday, Glenn Beck shared an article from the Daily Caller titled, "Eight Anti-Trump Narratives the Media Finally Had to Admit Were False All Along." From the Lafayette Square controversy to the denial that COVID-19 could have anything to do with a lab in China to the "Russian bounties" story, the list of mainstream media conspiracy theories goes on and on. If it were anyone but the liberal media who got the facts this embarrassingly wrong, they would have been out of a job long ago.

Watch the video clip below to hear eight of the most anti-Trump the narratives shamelessly pushed by the media — that were completely wrong.


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Former President Barack Obama sat down with CNN's Anderson Cooper recently for an interview scheduled to air in full on Friday. During the interview, Obama scoffed at the idea that critical race theory could be a "threat to our Republic," while claiming that "right-wing media venues" are "stoking the fear and resentment of a white population."

On the radio program Wednesday, Glenn Beck set the record straight: the right-wing media's efforts to call out the far-left have nothing to do with race in America, but rather everything to do with protecting our way of life that is being threatened more and more each day by the radical, Marxist ideology seeping into government.

"Mr. Obama, you lied," Glenn asserted. "You used the IRS to hunt down your enemy. You spied on the media. And your health care package, which was supposed to save every American $3,000 per year, has helped some, perhaps, while raising the cost of everyone's health care in double and triple percentages. But the worst thing that you did, is you planted, you watered, and you protected the Marxist seeds, by crying race."

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Our sacred republic has never been in more danger than it is today. Little by little, industry by industry, the far Left is fundamentally transforming the country we love. And it's an aggressive, hostile kind of takeover we've only seen in some of the world's darkest societies.

On Glenn TV this week, Glenn Beck exposes how the Biden administration and Democrats are aggressively scrambling to reset everything: our free and fair voting system, our kids' education, our policing, immigration and border security, our economy, our military, and our energy supply.

Finally, Congressman Dan Crenshaw (R-Texas) joins to discuss how Biden's "woke" policies are threatening America's national security and our way of life.

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Apparel company The North Face recently stated that it would no longer make jackets for oil and gas companies because it doesn't want to be associated with the fossil fuel industry. In response, Colorado-based oil and gas company Liberty Oilfield Services rented full billboard ads to remind The North Face of the truth: "Globally, 60% of all clothing fibers are made out of oil and gas. For North Face, it is likely 90% or more."

Liberty CEO Chris Wright joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to discuss just how much of our economy — beyond outdoor apparel and energy — wouldn't exist in a world without fossil fuels. And he warns that many companies are now deeming this truth to be "controversial."

"I have been for years, trying to get a real, honest dialogue about energy going," Chris told Glenn. "So we took this opportunity to point out that North Face jackets are ... almost completely made out of oil and gas. How can you choose not to associate with the essential material your equipment [is] made out of? So we put a billboard up ... the billboard says, 'That North Face puffer looks good on you. And it was made from fossil fuels.'"

"Most billboard companies did not want to run that billboard. They thought it was controversial," he added. "And Facebook put a hold on our brief video just saying the jacket looks good, this is what it's made out of. In today's world, that is controversial."

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