Glenn's personal struggle with a feeling that has ‘literally almost killed me’

On a personal note:

I have struggled with my job or "calling" for many years - always thinking that something big is going to happen and I need to figure out what it is and lead the way. Always feeling like I haven't done enough.

It has driven me so hard that it has literally almost killed me.

I have tried so hard to do what He asks me to do, always reaching for bigger and better effect and result. Trying to figure out what the "Big Bang" will be that helps turn things around.

Over the last year I have been Facebooking more and more. Reading and responding to you. Calling some of you up when there is a tragedy or death. Meeting with you just in a park or grabbing a pizza when I come in your town. Without cameras or microphones all the while listening.

In my listening to you I have found the answer.

I have learned a great deal and I want to share as maybe it will help you too.

You have told me about how you changed jobs because of something I said, or moved, reconnected with a loved one, stayed married, went back to church, took the lumps and blame, ran for office, started a book club, 9-12 group or volunteered for the first time all because of something small that happened because of something I said or was said on my show(s). I am always shocked because it wasn't something that I worked real hard on or spent weeks with a team creating. It is usually something that I just said because it felt right to me.

I have heard about the books you read because of the show and how that changed your life or the trip you always wanted to take or the frustration that you didn't take out that was turned into something good.

So, maybe there is no big event in our lives that we can look back and say, "that is why I was born." I know it seems obvious to most, but not for me. Maybe it is just all of the little small things we did and said that made just a little difference in someone's life that we never noticed and if we did we dismissed it because, "well, I always do that" or "if I wasn't there someone else surely would have done it."

No, we were there. Each for each other.

You have given me more hope and kindness you will ever know. You give my work and life meaning and purpose. I bet you don't realize that. But it is true.

Maybe there is a Big Bang that will happen, but most likely it will come when a lot like love does. Once you are just living your life in the moment doing the right thing.

Thank you for helping me see the truth that maybe the little things that happen just because I am there every day mean as much to you as what happens to me, just because you are there everyday too.

My wife and I started a fast for Birmingham. We are on a six day fast that will end Thursday.Join us in fasting and...

Posted by Glenn Beck on Sunday, August 23, 2015

On last week's Wednesday night special, Glenn Beck revealed where the Black Lives Matter organization really gets its funding, and the dark money trail leading to a cast of familiar characters. Shortly after the program aired, one of BLM's fiscal sponsors, Thousand Currents, took down its board of directors page, which featured one of these shady characters:

Ex-Marxist professor and author of "Beyond Woke," Michael Rectenwald, joined Glenn Beck on the TV show to fill us in on the suspicious change he discovered on the Thousand Currents webpage and the Communist terrorists who is now helping run the organization. (Fortunately, the internet is forever, so it is still possible to view the board of directors page by looking at a web archive from the WayBack Machine.)

Rectenwald revealed the shocking life history of Thousand Currents' vice chair of the board, Susan Rosenberg, who spent 16 years in federal prison for her part in a series of increasingly violent acts of terrorism, including bombing the U.S. Capitol building, bombing an FBI building, and targeting police for assassination.

"Their whole campaign was one of unbelievably vicious, murderous cop killings, assassinations, and bombings," explained Rectenwald of Rosenberg's terror group known as the May 19th Communist Organization or M19.

Watch the video below to catch more of the conversation:


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​Facebook BOYCOTT: Major corporations demand MORE social media censorship

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A Facebook anti-hate campaign called "Stop Hate for Profit" is gaining momentum, leading large companies like Patagonia, North Face, REI, and Ben & Jerry's to pull advertising revenue if Facebook doesn't do more to "stop the spread of hateful lies and dangerous propaganda on its platform."

But, what is considered "hateful"? It's anything that goes against the mob, and they won't stop with Facebook. Any voices that speak out against the progressive narrative will soon be censored and silenced. The more this campaign grows, the more our freedom of speech diminishes.

Watch the video below to hear Glenn Beck break down the details:



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On his TV show Wednesday night, Glenn revealed where Black Lives Matter gets its considerable funding, and the dark money trail leading to a cast of familiar progressive characters.

Shortly after this program aired, one of the organizations, Thousand Currents, took down their board of directors page, which featured one of these characters.

Michael Rectenwald, a guest on Glenn's show, pointed out the suspicious change on Twitter.

Coincidence?

Fortunately, the internet is forever, so it is still possible to view the board of directors page by looking at a web archive from the WayBack Machine. Here's a screenshot:

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Do you recognize your country anymore?

Me neither.

Not only is history being made, it's being rewritten and our history is being lost to Marxist revolutionaries as statues are toppled and Merriam-Webster changes our language. Does this passage from George Orwell's 1984 seem eerily similar to our day?:

"Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture has been repainted, every statue and street building has been renamed, every date has been altered. And the process is continuing day by day and minute by minute. History has stopped. Nothing exists except an endless present in which the Party is always right." 1984, George Orwell

In the digital age, book burning is unnecessary. "Inappropriate" material just evaporates into the ether with a simple keystroke. The days I've been warning about for years are finally upon us and we need to be able to call on the wisdom of our Founding Fathers and other brilliant patriots and if you are relying on digital copies, you could find yourself out of luck.

Knowledge truly is power and we are now in the time where we need all the resources we can get, so I put together this list of the books you HAVE to have in your personal libraries. Along with these selections, I earnestly advise that you keep a journal. Your personal history is powerful and being able to preserve your thoughts and feelings for your posterity to learn from is an invaluable addition to any library.

I'd also suggest you look into Mercury One's "Leadership Training Program," the tools learned will be invaluable as you are able to inspect and learn from original sources as well as being taught by passionate historians. Stay tuned on this front, we have some exciting announcements coming soon.

You ARE the audience that will save the Republic and you have been prepared over the years for the role you need to play. I thank you from the bottom of my heart for being the people that Alexis de Tocqueville wrote about. America is good because it's people are good.

Keep up the good fight and God bless!

The 5000 Year Leap, by W. Cleon Skousen ​

The nation the Founders built is now in the throes of a political, economic, social, and spiritual crisis that has driven many to an almost frantic search for modern solutions. The truth is that the solutions have been available for a long time -- in the writings of our Founding Fathers -- carefully set forth in this timely book.

In The 5000 Year Leap: A Miracle That Changed the World, Discover the 28 Principles of Freedom our Founding Fathers said must be understood and perpetuated by every people who desire peace, prosperity, and freedom. Learn how adherence to these beliefs during the past 200 years has brought about more progress than was made in the previous 5000 years. These 28 Principles include The Genius of Natural Law, Virtuous and Moral Leaders, Equal Rights--Not Equal Things, and Avoiding the Burden of Debt.