Are we all living a lie?

Last month, entrepreneur James Altucher joined Glenn to share his interesting thoughts on corporatism and success. Altucher, who is the author of Choose Yourself!: Be Happy, Make Millions, Live the Dream, has written about a wide range of topics, and he joined Glenn on radio this morning to discuss the danger of labels and the normalcy bias in today’s society.

“I think one of the biggest problems we have in the world today… is labels,” Glenn said. “Everybody has a label… and we're now discovering that those labels are worthless… This whole house of cards is coming down because you can lie all you want, but at some point the lies catch up to you.”

“James Altucher is a guy that has been on our program I think about a month ago… We were just talking about the masks that everybody wears, and the labels that everybody wears,” he continued. “Everybody is afraid today somehow or another they're going to be caught, they're going to be found out. And I don't mean caught doing something wrong. I mean just caught being a fraud.”

On Tuesday’s radio program, Glenn read a revealing Facebook post Altucher penned in response to the killings in California on Friday. In the post, Altucher explained his own struggles to fit in. In the end, the post showed that we aren’t actually all that different. Glenn asked Altucher to explain why he wrote the post.

Read the Facebook post HERE.

“Basically, we all go through things that we're scared to reveal to other people. We think people won't like us if we show our true selves. But if you think about it, if you go the costume party, everybody is wearing a costume… Well, if you're out of the costume, then you become the unique person and you finally can see the other people who are unique,” Altucher explained. “But I think we're also afraid to take off these costumes… You mentioned about the labels. Everyone wants to say, ‘I'm a Democrat’ or ‘I'm a Republican.’… But people are afraid to say, ‘Hey, I don't know’ or ‘I'm scared.’ In general, people live out of fear instead of being open to the world.”

Glenn has been talking about the innate power of the individual to change the world quite often lately, and Altucher agreed that any real change in society must come from the individual.

“The first change has to happen with me. I have to change myself… then what I see is the people around me change. Let's say you're angry and you yell at your kids. Then suddenly they’re going to be angry people. But if you love your kids, then they're going to be more loving people,” he said. “So that's what you do for the people around you. You change, and it ripples out like a rock being thrown in the center of the ocean. All the ripples ultimately reach to the shore. If we all dedicate ourselves to looking inside and being happy with what we see and authentic with what we see, that's the change that gets created in the world.”

Editor’s Note: Altucher will also be joining Glenn on Wednesday’s Glenn Beck Program at 5pm ET. Not a subscriber? Start your 14-day free trial HERE.

There is no transparency when it comes to the Biden administration, and Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz's recent exchange with the FBI’s Jill Sanborn is just another example. When questioned about alleged involvement the FBI had on January 6, 2021, Sanborn refused to answer almost every single time.

Do our government officials still work for us? Take a look at the latest headlines: The DOJ and U.S. Army are preparing for possible conflicts with "domestic terrorists," Biden's education secretary allegedly requested the NSBA letter that suggested treating upset parents like domestic terrorists, and President Biden said if you're not with him on the Democrats' voting bills, then you're with the Confederacy. Meanwhile, the FBI won't tell Congress whether it was involved in the the Jan. 6 Capitol riot and the corporate media insists that there's nothing to see here, especially concerning Ray Epps.

The American people are concerned, and it’s "extraordinarily disturbing" how far the federal government goes to avoid answering our questions, Glenn Beck said on the radio program. There's a very odd growing trend here: Our leaders, including the unelected ones, no longer answer to the people. This must stop now.

"The question that I have is, where is the transparency? And is anyone going to be held accountable? They are not afraid of our senators. They are not afraid of Congress," he stated. "This has got to stop. They have got to answer to the law. This is an oversight committee. Who is in charge, the FBI or the people? Once the people are not in charge and are not allowed to see the secret documents, we are toast. Toast!"

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Have you ever wondered why so many insane things are happening simultaneously RIGHT NOW? Big corporations are going woke. The stock market got red-hot during a FORCED recession. Stores like Walmart and Target were allowed to stay open during the lockdown, but mom-and-pop stores on Main Street had to close, some of them forever.

On Wednesday's "GlennTV" special, Glenn Beck explains it all in this sneak-peek episode — a primer to his new book and the upcoming explosive, in-depth special: “The Great Reset: Joe Biden & the Rise of 21st-Century Fascism.” Co-author Justin Haskins joins along with Glenn’s head writer and researcher, Jason Buttrill, to answer audience questions about a topic that the media has tried to censor and “fact-check.” You will be equipped with everything you need to know about what the global elites of the world have planned for the transformation of society and YOUR life.

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After new information came out that suggests Dr. Anthony Fauci intimidated and bribed scientists into dismissing the COVID-19 lab-leak theory, Sen. Rand Paul and Fauci got into a heated debate in a Senate hearing. But instead of providing answers, Fauci accused Sen. Paul of endangering him.

Sen. Paul joined "The Glenn Beck Program" Wednesday with his response and explained why he believes "people live in fear of what [Fauci] will do to them."

"It's all about money. If you cross Tony Fauci, you don't get your money. He controls the purse strings for the entire country, the entire university system. And he's been doing it for forty years," Sen. Paul began.

"It's consistent with his arrogance, this level of arrogance that he's developed. He said several weeks ago, that he is science and any attack on him is an attack on science. Yesterday, he said anybody who opposes him is encouraging death threats," he added.

"Look, I've been on the receiving end of semi-automatic gunfire. I was 20 yards away from Steve Scalise when he almost died. I was 10 feet away from a staffer that was shot. And, you know what? The guy doing the shooting was a Bernie Sanders supporter. But not one of us, not one of the Republicans on the ball field, said, 'Oh, it was Bernie Sanders' fault.' But that's the juvenile level of personal attack that Fauci is now stooping to. He is saying that the personal threats he gets are actually the fault of his critics."

Sen. Paul continued, "But the thing is, [Fauci] needs to answer the question. Everything he did in the committee yesterday was misdirection so he didn't have to answer the question. The question was, why did he smear three scientists from Stanford, Oxford, and Harvard? Why did he smear them as fringe epidemiologists? And why did he conspire against Francis Collins to take them down in a very public way? He wouldn't answer the question."

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Over the past year, an increasing number of voices on the left have pushed for radical changes to our way of life, from reforming capitalism to enacting strict vaccine mandates. But are the American people behind these changes? A recent poll from the Heartland Institute and Rasmussen sought to find out, and the results are startling. The three-part poll asked likely voters for their thoughts on the Great Reset (half said they don't know what that is), COVID-19 authoritarianism, and whether they prefer former President Donald Trump or President Joe Biden.

The Heartland Institute's Justin Haskins joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to break down the results of this exclusive poll, including the disturbing revelation that roughly half of Democrats polled supported shockingly authoritarian COVID-19 policies. For example, nearly half of Democrats polled said they think federal or state governments should require unvaccinated people to live in "designated areas or facilitates," or essentially camps. Nearly half of Democrats supported a proposal "to fine or imprison individuals" just for questioning the efficacy of the existing COVID-19 vaccines on social media, television, radio, or in online or digital publications. And, when asked if people who refuse to get vaccinated should lose custody of their children, 20% of Democrats answered "yes."

But the poll showed some good news, too. Watch the video clip below for more details:


Glenn and Justin’s new book, ‘The Great Reset: Joe Biden And The Rise Of 21st Century Fascism’ is available to order now.

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