Geraldo Rivera clashes with co-host over Israel: ‘You should be ashamed of yourself’

During an appearance on Fox News on Monday, Geraldo Rivera erupted at fellow commentator Andrea Tantaros after she questioned the self-described “dyed-in-the-wool Zionist” on his criticism of Israel’s defense tactics.

Over the last several week’s Rivera has openly hammered Israel for the number of civilian deaths in Gaza since the start of the conflict. Most recently, Rivera took issue with the rocket strike that hit a United Nations school where people had been seeking refuge.

Tantaros pointed out Hamas has a record of using its civilians as a human shield by storing weapons and firing rockets from apartment buildings and hospitals. Rivera refused to acknowledge that fact, instead telling Tantaros she “should be ashamed” of herself for talking to a “dyed-in-the wool Zionist” with a Star of David tattoo in such a way.

Watch the exchange below (applicable video begins around the 2:20 mark):

On radio this morning, Glenn took issue with Rivera’s reasoning. Given the circumstances Israel currently finds itself in, Glenn questioned what Rivera would like to see the country do to defend itself.

“So Israel only has itself to blame? Not the people who are claiming they are going to wipe out all of the Jews off the face of the earth,” Glenn asked. “May I ask you: If somebody has… written letters that they're going to kill you, but they have a sheave, then do you only get a sheave yourself? Could you only defend your family with a sheave? That doesn't make any sense at all.”

Using Rivera’s logic, Israel has essentially forfeited the right to defend itself because of the capability – or lack thereof – of its enemy. Looking at the nature of wars historically, it is difficult to find a time in which one group of people willingly leveled the playing field with its opponent.

“Should we have given the emperor of Japan the bomb and said, ‘Okay, we're going to blow you up. But… here's a bomb,’” Glenn asked “We want peace. We've dropped pamphlets out. We have a horrible, horrible weapon. Don't make us use it. Please stop the madness… We don't want a war with you, but if we drop that because you still won't stop, am I supposed to say, ‘Well, I'm the bad guy because I should have given you the atomic bomb to drop on us’?”

After months of delays and COVID-19 excuses, President Biden finally delivers his address to the joint session of Congress. It is a truly historic moment, as only a few hundred members of Congress received an invite. While some have compared this speech to JFK's moon landing challenge, it will likely be more like FDR's New Deal nightmare. Will Speaker Pelosi continue her tradition of ripping up the president's speech? Will VP Harris cackle to a quiet audience?

Glenn Beck teams up with fellow BlazeTV host Mark Levin, author of the new book "American Marxism," to take on the progressive plans that could completely transform our economy and our way of life. Steve Deace, BlazeTV host and author of "Faucian Bargain," joins to discuss why it's not enough for conservatives to just lament the dangerous Democrat agenda; we must activate against the woke infection of our institutions. Plus, a power panel to rival CNN talking heads: Stu Burguiere, BlazeTV host of "Stu Does America," and Jason Buttrill, head researcher and writer for Glenn Beck.

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The less-than-favorable reaction to Caitlyn Jenner's bid for governor of California as a Republican has shown that leftists and so-called "transgender rights activist" care more about political party than actual transgender rights. Despite the fact that if she wins, Jenner would be the first trans governor in our nation's history — and prove that Republicans aren't 'transphobic' — Leftist activists would rather back Gavin Newsom — a cisgender, white male.

"Make no mistake: we can't wait to elect a #trans governor of California. But @Caitlyn_Jenner spent years telling the #LGBTQ+ community to trust Donald Trump. We saw how that turned out. Now she wants us to trust her? Hard pass," tweeted Equality California, one of the state's largest LGBTQ-rights groups.

"With all due respect, @Caitlyn_Jenner, you are running as a Republican?! Republicans deny your existence and are trying to erase trans youth. HELL NO," tweeted leftist activist and actress Alyssa Milano.

"Well done Caitlyn Jenner, running for governor wins you the one medal you never got: stupidest mother***ker on earth. Running as a Trump Republican & entering a world that hates you," tweeted "Sons of Anarchy" star Ron Perlman.

In this clip from the "Glenn Beck Radio Program," Glenn and producer Stu Burguiere discussed the Left's hostile reaction to Jenner's candidacy for California governor and agreed that leftist trans activists are showing themselves to be more "leftists" than "trans activists."

"If Caitlyn Jenner did, let's say, run for governor and win as a Republican, wouldn't that go a long way to advance what [trans rights activists'] goal supposedly is? Like, if you really believe Republicans hate trans people and what you want is for society to have trans people accepted more broadly, what better way to accomplish that than having a Republican trans candidate?" Stu asked.

"Yeah, see, but you just said the key words: 'If you really believe.' They don't really believe anything. I don't think they even really believe that Republicans hate gay people. I don't think they actually believe that. That's just a slogan that's been drilled in their head," Glenn said. "It doesn't have anything to do with race or gender, or really anything else. It has everything to do with politics. That's it."

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The New York Times reported this week that U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate and former Secretary of State, John Kerry, allegedly leaked classified Israeli military information to one of its biggest foes: Iran. So, where's the media outcry?

Donald Trump Jr. joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to discuss the allegations against Kerry and the corporate media's blatant hypocrisy and the Left's double standards.

"It's sort of amazing what you can get away with if you're a Democrat," Trump Jr. said. "I would think, Glenn, these people would lose their minds if someone in the Trump administration did this."

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The World Economic Forum isn't trying to hide its plans for the Great Reset. Details to "reset" the global economy have been published on its own website. Despite that and all the warning signs, many are still quick to refute this master plan as a "conspiracy theory" or as something that will never actually take hold. But as Glenn Beck explained on the radio program Monday, the Great Reset is happening right now in Europe. A huge new development for the Great Reset that could affect not only European businesses, but American ones as well. Businesses — and citizens — may be forced to comply sooner than you think.

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