You'll love how Chris Kyle's widow responded to critics of 'American Sniper'

It is way too easy to let anger and bitterness consume your soul. That's why Taya Kyle's response to critics of her late husband, who was called a "racist" and a "killer", is so inspiring. On Glenn's radio show, Taya showed incredible grace to her husband's critics.

"Knowing who [Chris Kyle] was, how difficult was it for you to listen to the conversation this country had when the movie came out and called him a racist killer?" Glenn asked.

"It's one of those things why where I feel like God prepares you for what you're going to face later. And when the book first came out and I read some of the comments, I would have a racing heart and shaking hands, horrified about what people would say about Chris. But then I realized that it's a small minority. They have a right to their opinion. They have a right to say whatever they want. And it doesn't have to affect me," Taya said. "The people that know, know."

"Did you ever get a call from the president?" Glenn asked. " Did you ever get a note from the president?"

"No," she said.

"Did it bother you that you didn't?" he asked.

"I understood people's outrage because on principle the commander-in-chief...I realized that there's really no sense in it. Because I feel like people who are rational and logical will come to the conclusions when they look at the mountain of evidence of who Chris was and how he lived his life, and that's who I care about. You know, other people are welcome to their opinion, but you really can't take any of my time because I have better things to do with my time."

Taya Kyle has a new book out: American Wife: A Memoir of Love, War, Faith, and Renewal.

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As calls for censorship and restrictions against conservative voices get louder, Glenn Beck said he feels an "awesome responsibility" to speak, not the words he'd personally like to say, but those he believes the Lord would want him to share.

"It's an awesome responsibility, and one that I am not worthy of," Glenn said. "I want to say ... what He wants me to say. And I have to listen very carefully, because I feel the same way you do. But that will get us nowhere."

Glenn said it's time for Americans who are awake — not woke — to come together, no matter which side of the political aisle you're on, and stand with the truth.

"We are the Alamo, we will stand. But we desperately, desperately need you," Glenn said. "We need the people who are awake — not woke — awake. You may disagree with us. We are your allies, not your enemies. And if you will not stand with us in our hour of need, there will be no one left to stand with you in your hour of need. We must all come together, anyone who is awake."

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The incoming Biden administration plans to waste no time in overturning much of the progress achieved by President Donald Trump.

On his radio program Monday, Glenn Beck ran through 10 executive orders President Joe Biden plans to announce on "day one" of his time in office — including rejoining the Paris climate accord, canceling the Keystone pipeline, mask mandates on federal land and during interstate travel, and a proposed federal minimum wage of $15 an hour.

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Eric Weinstein, managing director of investment firm Thiel Capital and host of "The Portal" podcast, is not a conservative, but he says conservative and center-right-affiliated media are the only ones who will still allow oppositional voices.

On "The Glenn Beck Podcast" this week, Eric told Glenn that the center-left media, which "controls the official version of events for the country," once welcomed him, but that all changed about eight years ago when they started avoiding any kind of criticism by branding those who disagree with them as "alt-right, far-right, neo-Nazi, etc.," even if they are coming from the left side of the aisle. But their efforts to discredit critical opinions don't stop there. According to Eric, there is a strategy being employed to destroy our national culture and make sure Americans with opposing views do not come together.

"We're trifling with the disillusionment of our national culture. And our national culture is what animates the country. If we lose the culture, the documents will not save us," Eric said. "I have a very strongly strategic perspective, which is that you save things up for an emergency. Well, we're there now."

In the clip below, Eric explains why, after many requests over the last few years, he finally agreed to this podcast.

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Glenn Beck: Why MLK's pledge of NONVIOLENCE is the key to saving America

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Listen to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s pledge of nonviolence and really let it sink in: "Remember always that the nonviolent movement seeks justice and reconciliation — not victory."

On the radio program, Glenn Beck shared King's "ten commandments" of nonviolence and the meaning behind the powerful words you may never have noticed before.

"People will say nonviolent resistance is a method of cowards. It is not. It takes more courage to stand there when people are threatening you," Glenn said. "You're not necessarily the one who is going to win. You may lose. But you are standing up with courage for the ideas that you espouse. And the minute you engage in the kind of activity that the other side is engaging in, you discredit the movement. You discredit everything we believe in."

Take MLK's words to heart, America. We must stand with courage, nonviolently, with love for all, and strive for peace and rule of law, not "winning."

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