Ted Cruz crushes NPR host on climate change

Senator Ted Cruz stopped by to chat with the folks at NPR on Wednesday, and the topic of climate change came up. The interviewer challenged Cruz to give his take on the “broad scientific consensus” that humans caused the current climate change crisis. Cruz delivered an epic response.

“I believe that public policy should follow the science and follow the data," Cruz said. “In the debate over global warming, far too often politicians in Washington and, for that matter, a number of scientists receiving a large number of grants, disregard the science and data and instead push political ideology.”

He then reminded the NPR host when --- 30 or 40 years ago --- liberal politicians and some scientists tried to convince U.S. citizens the problem was global cooling. The host conceded there was “a moment” when some people said that.

Pat Gray shared his reaction to the interview during The Glenn Beck Program Wednesday.

“There was a moment!” Pat quipped. “It was much more than a moment. It was a decade!”

In fact, as co-host Stu Burguiere pointed out, many of the exact same scientists became those now saying catastrophic global warming is coming.

Citing James Hanson as an example, Cruz explained the data didn’t back up the theory of global cooling, so liberal politicians and many scientists switched their theory to global warming. The solution back then was the same as it is now --- government control and intervention.

When asked if he thought climate change was a conspiracy theory, Cruz succinctly replied, “No, this is liberal politicians who want government power --- over the economy, the energy sector and every aspect of our lives.”

Stu added, “It's not a conspiracy. It's just [a case of] never let a crisis go to waste.”

Cruz ended with his usual command of the media:

“Among the Washington elite, global warming is very popular because it makes you feel good about caring for the world,” Cruz said. “But I'll tell you, you know who I'm concerned about? I'm concerned about the single mom waiting tables right now, who for seven years of the Obama economy has been trapped in stagnation. Her wages have been stagnating. It's harder and harder to make ends meet. And what the Washington elites are trying to do is double her energy.”

Watch a segment from the radio program below:

 

Featured Image: People watch the Earth globe at the COP21, the United Nations conference on climate change in Le Bourget on December 10, 2015. (Photo credit: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)

During his campaign, President Joe Biden survived scandal after scandal involving his son Hunter — the Ukraine/Burisma scandal, the laptop scandal, the one involving a stripper from Arkansas and a long-lost child. And yet, after it all appeared to have been swept under the rug, Hunter has now released a memoir — "Beautiful Things."

Filling in for Glenn Beck on the radio program this week, Pat Gray and Stu Burguiere discussed Hunter's "horrible" response when asked on "CBS This Morning" if the laptop seized by the FBI in 2019 belonged to him and reviewed a few segments from his new book, which they agreed raises the question: Is Hunter trying to sabotage his father's career?

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Countless corporations — from Delta Air Lines, Coca-Cola, and Porsche to UPS and LinkedIn — are calling out the Georgia voting laws, calling them "restrictive," "racist," and "discriminative." Meanwhile, words like "stakeholder" and "equitable" are starting to show up in their arguments.

On the radio program, Glenn Beck gave the "decoder ring" for what's really going on here, because our society is being completely redesigned in front of our eyes.

There's a reason why all these big businesses are speaking out now, and it has very little to do with genuine ideology, Glenn explained. It's all about ESG scores and forcing "compliance" through the monetization of social justice.

Glenn went on to detail exactly what ESG scores are, how they're calculated, and why these social credit scores explain the latest moves from "woke" companies.

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Dallas Jenkins is a storyteller — and he's telling the most important story of all time in a way that many believed was impossible.

Jenkins is the creator of "The Chosen," a free, crowdfunded series about the life of Jesus that rivals Hollywood productions. And Season 2 could not have arrived at a better time — on Easter weekend 2021. Church attendance has dropped, people are hungry for something bigger than all of us, and many are choosing social justice activism, political parties, or even the climate change movement as "religions" over God.

This Easter weekend, Jenkins joined Glenn on the "Glenn Beck Podcast" to discuss the aspects of Jesus that often get overlooked and break through the misconceptions about who Jesus really is to paint a clear picture of why America needs Emmanuel, "God with us," now more than ever.

Watch the full podcast below:

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Award-winning investigative journalist Lara Logan joined Glenn Beck on the radio program this week to argue the Biden administration's border crisis is "enabling" drug cartels, allowing them to exploit migrants, use border wall construction roads, and cross the border much more easily.

Lara, who has witnessed and experienced firsthand some of the worst violence around the world as a war correspondent for CBS News, told Glenn it's "not an overstatement" to call the cartels in Mexico "the most violent and powerful criminal organizations on the face of the earth." And while they're "at war with us, we've been asleep at the wheel."

But Lara also offers solutions that the U.S. can enact to stop these horrific atrocities.

"There's more than 30,000 Mexican civilians who are massacred every year in Mexico by the cartels. And that's just the bodies that the Mexican government owns up to or knows about, right?" Lara said. "There's Mexicans buried in unmarked mass graves all across the country. I mean, everyone knows that the violence of the cartels is not like anything anyone has ever seen before. It even pales in comparison to, at times, to what terrorist groups like ISIS have done."

Lara went on to explain some of the unspeakable acts of violence and murder that occur at the hands of the Mexican cartels — 98% of which go uninvestigated.

"That's not unprosecuted, Glenn. That's uninvestigated," Lara emphasized. "[Cartels] operate with impunity. So the law enforcement guy, the policemen, the marine, the National Guardsmen, who are trying to do the right thing, who are not in the pocket of the cartels — what chance do those guys have? They've got no chance. You know where they end up? In one of those unmarked graves."

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