Why is one expert concerned we could soon see a terrorist attack on U.S. soil?

Brad Thor is a bestselling author who writes gripping political thrillers that seem to be ripped right out of the headlines. His latest book, Act of War, considers what would happen if a foreign nation implemented a plan to overthrow the United States. Because of his expertise, Thor has served as a member of the Department of Homeland Security’s Analytic Red Cell Unit, and he spoke to Glenn this morning about the danger of the current turmoil.

Given all that is going on the world today, Glenn was “afraid to ask” the premise of Thor’s latest thriller. Thor did little to ease fears when he described the book as one of the “most chilling” he has ever written.

“[F]or my thriller Act of War, I discuss a scenario where the White House would know about a terrorist attack, but not where or when it was going to happen. They would be forced way out onto a limb and they would have to launch two covert operations that, if discovered, would constitute acts of war by the United States,” Thor explained. “This would all be an effort to head off an attack at home. This is probably one of the most chilling potential scenarios I have ever, ever had anyone in the special operations or intelligence community share with me, and that's what I based my new thriller Act of War on.”

Thor has had an opportunity to consult and work with some of the brightest minds in the intelligence community, and, much like Glenn, he is a student of history. Looking at the current state of the U.S. economy, the situation at the border, and the violence in the Middle East, Thor is quite concerned about what lies ahead.

“Where do you think we go from here,” Glenn asked.

“I'm very fearful that we could see some sort of terrorist attack in the United States. That’s the way I'm wired. I'm wired to look for that stuff. That's what I have done as part of the Red Cell Unit,” Thor said. “I’m concerned. We project a lot of weakness around the world. There's no domestic policy. There's no foreign policy. We are now on the ‘run out the clock phase’ with our President.”

The United States also faces an internal threat. We know that a house divided against itself cannot stand, and until there is a palpable desire to right the wrongs, Thor believes the country is in trouble.

“I also believe, contrary to our President, that we are an exceptional nation… I think we have that power to right the course we are on, and I have a tremendous amount of confidence that 2014 and 2016 is going to be a return to responsible governance,” Thor concluded. “We are going to put people in office who are going to make a difference because guess what: If we don't do it in these next two cycles, we are in for a long, dark age in the United States.”

Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu is now warning that his nation is preparing for war with China after Beijing flew a record number of warplanes over Taiwanese territory. Wu reached out to another country for help, but it wasn't the United States.

In a video, Wu urged Australia to help prepare for a possible invasion, but gave the U.S. no mention.

"The defense of Taiwan is in our own hands, and we are absolutely committed to that. And if China is going to launch a war against Taiwan, we will fight until the end. And that is our commitment. And, of course, during this period of time, we would like to exchange with other countries for security cooperation," Wu said on ABC News In-depth's China Tonight program. "We would like to engage in security or intelligence exchanges with other like-minded partners, Australia included, so that Taiwan is better prepared to deal with the war situation. And so far, our relations with Australia is very good. And that is what we appreciate it for."

On "The Glenn Beck Program," Glenn, Pat Gray, and Stu Burguiere discussed whether or not America would do anything during such a conflict — because it sure seems like President Joe Biden is more focused on working with China to fight climate change. Plus, why did China just cut off all cryptocurrency?

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On "Glenn TV" tonight, Glenn Beck heads to the chalkboard to reveal how the fundamental transformation of America has already begun by turning the Declaration of Independence upside down.

If Donald Trump was a dictator, then what do we call President Biden? In Biden's first nine months in office, he has already issued 64 executive orders – that's more than Trump, Obama, W. Bush, Clinton, Bush, and Reagan each issued in their entire first years in office.

You never hear the Left talk about the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, or the Bill of Rights any more, unless it's to "reimagine" the Constitution or slap a "harmful content" warning on our founding documents. Seriously. The National Archives said while its website label wasn't targeting the Constitution specifically, "some of the materials presented here may reflect outdated, biased, offensive, and possibly violent views and opinions." The Left finds basic, guaranteed rights so offensive they now spend all of their time on workarounds to deal with America's annoying founding documents.

Watch the full episode of "Glenn TV" below to see Glenn outline the aggressive unconstitutional abuses "King Biden" is jamming down our throats and teaches Americans how we can defend against presidential tyranny.

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On the "Glenn Beck Radio Program," Glenn explained why he wouldn't be surprised to see our supply chain collapse and empty shelves in America in the near future. Shortages are already wrecking our economy, China (where many of our goods are still made) is facing an energy shortage, and the Biden administration sure seems to be doing everything it can to make things worse.

Glenn noted a serious warning from American CEO Mike Beckham: "There's a major storm brewing in the supply chain," Beckham wrote on Twitter.

Thanks to China's centrally planned system, electricity shortages are causing huge delays in product manufacturing. In fact, some items are facing a 33 percent cut in production. "It could dramatically impact every [American's] life next year. But almost no one knows about it yet," Beckham warned.

Glenn went on to explain exactly what this means for you — and what you can do to prepare.

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Every decision made by President Joe Biden has ended in "disaster," Bill O'Reilly told Glenn Beck.

O'Reilly joined the radio program to explain why he thinks there's only one "mechanism" Americans can use stop the Biden administration's mess.

"Give me one thing that [Biden] has done, just one, that's improved this nation. Everything that he has been involved with is a disaster. Everything from the COVID mandates, to the energy policies, to the economic policies, to the inflation, to Afghanistan, to the collapsing southern border, to the social woke business, to the denial of due process. Right across-the-board, there isn't anything this man has done, or stood for, that's improved America," O'Reilly said.

"But there is no mechanism to do anything about it until a year from this November: the midterm elections. That's the only mechanism that we have, under the Constitution. We elected this guy and he's there for four years. You neutralize him next November [2022], with the Republicans taking back the House and Senate, then he's done. [He] can't do anymore damage because you've got him in a hole. And he's not going to be proactive with executive orders. He's just going to stay there in his jammies for two more years. OK? So that's the only mechanism."

O'Reilly also tore into the corporate media for using its power to defend Gen. Mark Milley after news of his China calls broke. Is there any deterrence in American society anymore to keep our leaders and media in check?

"What does this say to the United States of America when you have two of the most powerful information agencies in the world — NBC, Comcast, and AT&T, CNN — actively deceiving you?" O'Reilly said. "They know what they're doing. And yet there is absolutely no way for anyone to hold them accountable other than not watching them, which has, of course, happened. You know they have no audience. But just the corruption level of the information flow to the American people is at an all-time high. We have never had a worse media in the history of this republic."

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