Still Don't Understand Why 'TPP' Sucks? Follow Glenn to the Chalkboard.

"You have to pass it to find out what's in it."

That unconstitutional phrase infamously made during Obama's first term gave us the crushing burden of Obamacare. And if we've learned one thing, it's that history repeats itself. This time around, it's the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a new global regulatory structure better known as TPP that will transfer power from individual Americans and Congress to an unelected, international bureaucratic committee.

If you don't know what TPP is, you're not alone. It's been shrouded in secrecy and fast-tracked by Congress and the Obama Administration. On Wednesday, Glenn took to the chalkboard to explain why it's critically important to Americans.

"You might have noticed anti-TPP protesters waving signs and causing all kinds of commotion during the DNC," Glenn said. "There's both government and grassroots movements on each side here --- one side fiercely lobbying to see the TPP through, while the other is fighting just as fiercely to see it thrown out. The rest of us are kinda caught in the middle trying to figure what the heck is going on."

So where do we turn, to a senator or a congressman maybe? Sure, if they'd show up.

"For such a volcanic subject, you'd think legislatures would be chomping at the bit to go on the record to tell us what this thing's all about. My staff has been working on this for weeks, and we can't get a single government official to comment on it," Glenn said in dismay.

If this deal is what they purport it to be, why not come on the record and defend it?

"It's not an easy subject to talk about, mostly because it's been shrouded in secrecy. The very fact that they chose to hide the details from the public should have been enough to set off a few warning lights. Even more so that the details of the trade agreement weren't released at the same time the president was requesting Trade Pact Authority, or TPA," Glenn said. "Maybe it's me, but this just seems laughable. But guess what, Congress passed the bill and handed Obama the authority without most of them even reading the details of the TPP," Glenn said.

"Apparently, there were some very influential people and companies in high places that wanted to give the president the power to get this thing signed and delivered. Nearly 200 million in contributions was paid out to ensure the deal got done."

As Speaker of the House, it's only logical that John Boehner raked in the biggest windfall, but here are the top four most expensive 'Yes' votes:

• John Boehner (R-OH) received $5.3 million

• Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) received $2.4 million

• Paul Ryan (R-WI) received $2.4 million

• Pat Tiberi (R-OH) received $1.6 million

More of a visual learner? You're in luck. Glenn took to the chalkboard to illustrate the flow of money --- and how, once again, Americans are left in the dust.

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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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Dr. Voddie Baucham, Dean of Theology at African Christian University in Lusaka, Zambia, joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to explain why he agrees with Vice President Mike Pence's refusal to say the phrase "Black Lives Matter."

Baucham, who recently drew national attention when his sermon titled "Ethnic Gnosticism" resurfaced online, said the phrase has been trademarked by a dangerous, violent, Marxist movement that doesn't care about black lives except to use them as political pawns.

"We have to separate this movement from the issues," Baucham warned. "I know that [Black Lives Matter] is a phrase that is part of an organization. It is a trademark phrase. And it's a phrase designed to use black people.

"That phrase dehumanizes black people, because it makes them pawns in a game that has nothing whatsoever to do with black people and their dignity. And has everything to do with a divisive agenda that is bigger than black people. That's why I'm not going to use that phrase, because I love black people. I love being black."

Baucham warned that Black Lives Matter -- a radical Marxist movement -- is using black people and communities to push a dangerous and divisive narrative. He encouraged Americans to educate themselves on the organization's agenda and belief statement.

"This movement is dangerous. This movement is vicious. And this movement uses black people," he emphasized. "And so if I'm really concerned about issues in the black community -- and I am -- then I have to refuse, and I have to repudiate that organization. Because they stand against that for which I am advocating."

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