Obama's astounding hypocrisy on full display

How illiterate does he think we are? Like the emperor with no clothes, President Obama doesn't seem to recognize his own hypocrisy. When a killer uses a gun to take out students on a school campus, the president condemns the weapon more vehemently than the violence, calling for regulations that would further restrict the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners --- turning them into sitting ducks for the next attack. When an Islamic terrorist murders innocents in the name of Allah, the president tells us not to judge, to be patient, to show understanding.

How can he encourage such behavior toward radical extremists? Only days after the Paris terrorist attacks, thousands of fans in the stands of a Turkish soccer stadium booed during a moment of silence for the Paris victims. Then they began cheering, "Allah Akbar!"

On radio Wednesday, Glenn pointed out these screaming fans represent the very people President Obama says we should bring into our country by the tens of thousands.

"These are the refugees that we should take, the people that come from that culture, that are handing out candy when there is an attack or screaming 'Allah Akbar' during a moment of silence for Paris, France," Glenn said. "And he says if you disagree with him, you're just 'a xenophobe, or you're afraid of 3-year-olds and orphans.' That's a quote."

In Turkey, President Obama said, "We are not well served when in response to a terrorist attack, we descend into fear and panic." He went on to say good decisions are never made right after an attack.

Why, then, is the president so quick to make judgments following shootings that don't involve Islamic extremists? Glenn offered comments made by the president immediately following the tragedy at Sandy Hook as a comparison.

"The blood isn't even washed off the sidewalks, and this man is telling us that we have to get rid of guns. The hypocrisy is astounding," Glenn said.

The president also said we don't make good decisions when it's based on "hysteria" or "exaggeration." Exaggeration? Is it an exaggeration to believe Islamic extremist will kill "infidels" if given the opportunity?

Globally, 10 percent of the population is Islamic --- that's 100 million people who want to kill, crucify, behead, or enforce a tax on non-Muslims. That percent skyrockets if you're a Christian in Syria or Iraq.

"When you go over to countries like Syria, the number is 90 percent that believe terrorism is a legitimate tool, that believe terrorism against the United States is legitimate," Glenn said. "So this is not an over exaggerated problem. We're not reaching a hasty conclusion, sir. You are delusional."

Glenn went on to challenge the president's political posturing about Americans not wanting to allow three-year-old orphans into the country.

"You want to bring a boatload, a planeload --- you can bring cargo ships full of three-year-old orphans," Glenn said. "I'm having a hard time finding the three-year-old orphans and the widows. I'm finding an awful lot of 18- to 24-year-old men. This is absolutely outrageous."

Later in the program, Glenn reminded the audience of how Obama was touted as almost god-like after the 2004 Democratic Convention. He was supposed to be a new kind of politician, a genius with bold ideas and an open mind. Sure, he was a Democrat, but he was a moderate one, not an ideologue. He would be able to reach across the aisle to Republicans and just get things done.

Of course, this is the same man who as president of the United States warned ISIS they would be bombed by dropping leaflets should they want to clear out first.

It's been a tough year, America. Our news media is inundating us with images of destruction, violence, and division in attempts not only to desecrate our nation, but to make us turn our backs on it. That's why now, more than ever, we need to take an up-close look at America's history to remember what it is we're fighting for and how to fight for it with practical action.

Join Glenn Beck, broadcasting from Standing Rock Ranch, as he takes us to Plymouth, Gettysburg, and Federal Hall on an important journey through America's remarkable history to inspire a brighter future. Glenn asks the hard questions of every American. Is this system worth saving? Is there a better way? Where do we go from here, and how do we answer those questions?

Featuring performances from the Millennial Choirs and Orchestras, David Osmond, a very special children's choir, and guests Bob Woodson, Tim Ballard, David Barton, Burgess Owens, Kathy Barnette, Anna Paulina Luna, and Tim Barton.

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"Restoring Hope" has been a labor of love for Glenn and his team and tonight is the night! "Restoring the Covenant" was supposed to take place in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Gettysburg and Washington D.C. but thanks to COVID-19, that plan had to be scrapped. "Restoring Hope" is what was left after having to scrap nearly two years of planning. The Herald Journal in Idaho detailed what the event was supposed to be and what it turned into. Check out the article below to get all the details.

Glenn Beck discusses patriotic, religious program filmed at Idaho ranch

On July 2, commentator Glenn Beck and his partners will issue a challenge from Beck's corner of Franklin County to anyone who will listen: "Learn the truth, commit to the truth, then act on the truth."

Over the last few weeks, he has brought about 1,000 people to his ranch to record different portions of the program that accompanies the challenge. On June 19, about 400 members of the Millennial Choir and Orchestra met at West Side High School before boarding WSSD buses to travel to a still spring-green section of Beck's ranch to record their portion of the program.

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The current riots and movement to erase America's history are exactly in line with the New York Times' "1619 Project," which argues that America was rotten at its beginning, and that slavery and systemic racism are the roots of everything from capitalism to our lack of universal health care.

On this week's Wednesday night special, Glenn Beck exposed the true intent of the "1619 Project" and its creator, who justifies remaking America into a Marxist society. This clever lie is disguised as history, and it has already infiltrated our schools.

"The '1619 Project' desperately wants to pass itself off as legitimate history, but it totally kneecaps itself by ignoring so much of the American story. There's no mention of any black Americans who succeeded in spite of slavery, due to the free market capitalist system. In the 1619 Project's effort to take down America, black success stories are not allowed. Because they don't fit with the narrative. The role of white Americans in abolishing slavery doesn't fit the narrative either," Glenn said.

"The agenda is not ultimately about history," he added. "It's just yet another vehicle in the fleet now driven by elites in America toward socialism."

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Acclaimed environmentalist and author of "Apocalypse Never" Michael Shellenberger joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to warn us about the true goals and effects of climate alarmism: It's become a "secular religion" that lowers standards of living in developed countries, holds developing countries back, and has environmental progress "exactly wrong."

Michael is a Time "Hero of the Environment," Green Book Award winner, and the founder and president of Environmental Progress. He has been called a "environmental guru," "climate guru," "North America's leading public intellectual on clean energy," and "high priest" of the environmental humanist movement for his writings and TED talks, which have been viewed more than 5 million times. But when Michael penned a stunning article in Forbes saying, "On Behalf of Environmentalists, I Apologize for the Climate Scare", the article was pulled just a few hours later. (Read more here.)

On the show, Micheal talked about how environmental alarmism has overtaken scientific fact, leading to a number of unfortunate consequences. He said one of the problems is that rich nations are blocking poor nations from being able to industrialize. Instead, they are seeking to make poverty sustainable, rather than to make poverty history.

"As a cultural anthropologist, I've been traveling to poorer countries and interviewing small farmers for over 30 years. And, obviously there are a lot of causes why countries are poor, but there's no reason we should be helping them to stay poor," Michael said. "A few years ago, there was a movement to make poverty history ... [but] it got taken over by the climate alarmist movement, which has been focused on depriving poor countries, not just of fossil fuels they need to develop, but also the large hydroelectric dams."

He offered the example of the Congo, one of the poorest countries in the world. The Congo has been denied the resources needed to build large hydroelectric dams, which are absolutely essential to pull people out of poverty. And one of the main groups preventing poor countries from the gaining financing they need to to build dams is based in Berkeley, California — a city that gets its electricity from hydroelectric dams.

"It's just unconscionable ... there are major groups, including the Sierra Club, that support efforts to deprive poor countries of energy. And, honestly, they've taken over the World Bank [which] used to fund the basics of development: roads, electricity, sewage systems, flood control, dams," Micheal said.

"Environmentalism, apocalyptic environmentalism in particular, has become the dominant religion of supposedly secular people in the West. So, you know, it's people at the United Nations. It's people that are in very powerful positions who are trying to impose 'nature's order' on societies," he continued. "And, of course, the problem is that nobody can figure out what nature is, and what it's not. That's not a particular good basis for organizing your economy."

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