Noah director claims there are very clear environmental themes in the Book of Genesis

While Glenn didn’t find the environmental themes of Noah as offensive as some of the film’s other plot points, Darren Aronofsky’s action-packed movie adaptation of Noah’s Ark has come under fire for inserting the modern-day climate debate into a Biblical story. During an interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, however, Aronofsky defended his decision, claiming there are actually clear environmental themes in the Book of Genesis.

“Did you hear the interview with Aronofsky? This is the director of Noah,” Glenn said on radio this morning. “Think of this: A week ago, Paramount studios was trying to convince everybody this was not an environmental activist kind of film. Listen to this.”

Below is a portion of Amanpour’s interview with Aronofsky:

For anyone remotely familiar with Genesis, Aronofsky’s interpretation is loose at best. While Aronofsky views the stories of Adam and Eve and Noah’s Ark as cautionary tales, so to speak, he fails to recognize the theme at the crux of the stories.

“So what is their discussion… He's saying this is the ‘first cautionary tale.’ 'You are going to just get destroyed.’ ‘You're wicked,’” Glenn explained. “Instead of diagnosing the wickedness, instead of saying, ‘We've got to change the hearts of people,’ he says, ‘We've got to stop people from polluting because this will happen again.’ No, it won't. Will we do damage to the earth? Yes. Will it heal itself? Yes.”

As Glenn explained, the Bible actually outlines the threat of catastrophic events and what will happen. Aronofsky, however, doesn’t seem to have read that part.

“Hey, Mr. Aronofsky, that was also talked about in the Bible. When the people get wicked, there will be wars, rumors of wars, earthquakes, there will be volcanoes, and upheavals, but let your heart not be afraid because all of these things have to come to pass,” Glenn concluded. “Look out. Trouble is coming. But instead of going to see an environmental movie, what do you say we just change our lives and start doing the things we are supposed to do.”

During his campaign, President Joe Biden survived scandal after scandal involving his son Hunter — the Ukraine/Burisma scandal, the laptop scandal, the one involving a stripper from Arkansas and a long-lost child. And yet, after it all appeared to have been swept under the rug, Hunter has now released a memoir — "Beautiful Things."

Filling in for Glenn Beck on the radio program this week, Pat Gray and Stu Burguiere discussed Hunter's "horrible" response when asked on "CBS This Morning" if the laptop seized by the FBI in 2019 belonged to him and reviewed a few segments from his new book, which they agreed raises the question: Is Hunter trying to sabotage his father's career?

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Countless corporations — from Delta Air Lines, Coca-Cola, and Porsche to UPS and LinkedIn — are calling out the Georgia voting laws, calling them "restrictive," "racist," and "discriminative." Meanwhile, words like "stakeholder" and "equitable" are starting to show up in their arguments.

On the radio program, Glenn Beck gave the "decoder ring" for what's really going on here, because our society is being completely redesigned in front of our eyes.

There's a reason why all these big businesses are speaking out now, and it has very little to do with genuine ideology, Glenn explained. It's all about ESG scores and forcing "compliance" through the monetization of social justice.

Glenn went on to detail exactly what ESG scores are, how they're calculated, and why these social credit scores explain the latest moves from "woke" companies.

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Dallas Jenkins is a storyteller — and he's telling the most important story of all time in a way that many believed was impossible.

Jenkins is the creator of "The Chosen," a free, crowdfunded series about the life of Jesus that rivals Hollywood productions. And Season 2 could not have arrived at a better time — on Easter weekend 2021. Church attendance has dropped, people are hungry for something bigger than all of us, and many are choosing social justice activism, political parties, or even the climate change movement as "religions" over God.

This Easter weekend, Jenkins joined Glenn on the "Glenn Beck Podcast" to discuss the aspects of Jesus that often get overlooked and break through the misconceptions about who Jesus really is to paint a clear picture of why America needs Emmanuel, "God with us," now more than ever.

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Award-winning investigative journalist Lara Logan joined Glenn Beck on the radio program this week to argue the Biden administration's border crisis is "enabling" drug cartels, allowing them to exploit migrants, use border wall construction roads, and cross the border much more easily.

Lara, who has witnessed and experienced firsthand some of the worst violence around the world as a war correspondent for CBS News, told Glenn it's "not an overstatement" to call the cartels in Mexico "the most violent and powerful criminal organizations on the face of the earth." And while they're "at war with us, we've been asleep at the wheel."

But Lara also offers solutions that the U.S. can enact to stop these horrific atrocities.

"There's more than 30,000 Mexican civilians who are massacred every year in Mexico by the cartels. And that's just the bodies that the Mexican government owns up to or knows about, right?" Lara said. "There's Mexicans buried in unmarked mass graves all across the country. I mean, everyone knows that the violence of the cartels is not like anything anyone has ever seen before. It even pales in comparison to, at times, to what terrorist groups like ISIS have done."

Lara went on to explain some of the unspeakable acts of violence and murder that occur at the hands of the Mexican cartels — 98% of which go uninvestigated.

"That's not unprosecuted, Glenn. That's uninvestigated," Lara emphasized. "[Cartels] operate with impunity. So the law enforcement guy, the policemen, the marine, the National Guardsmen, who are trying to do the right thing, who are not in the pocket of the cartels — what chance do those guys have? They've got no chance. You know where they end up? In one of those unmarked graves."

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