Sheriff David Clarke: Democrats Strap People to the Liberal Plantation for Votes and Political Power

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, who has his own podcast on TheBlaze Radio, joined The Glenn Beck Program on Monday to talk about the current state of affairs in Milwaukee and diagnose the real problem facing America's inner cities.

"It's the same ingredients that exist in a lot of urban centers, where you have the presence of the underclass. You have the ghetto, and you have pathologies associated with that. You have inescapable poverty. You have failing public schools. You have massive unemployment. You have a father absent in homes. You have questionable lifestyle behaviors," Clarke said.

Sheriff Clarke has called what happened Saturday in Milwaukee a social order collapse, with "tribal behavior" taking over and the law of the jungle replacing the rule of law. A straight shooter, Clarke doesn't mince words or kow tow to politically correct labels.

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"How do we get past this point, David, where we're not worried about words anymore, we're actually worried about deeds and we're worried about how we heal this rift?" Glenn asked.

"I call things for what they are. And what has happened over time, as you know, is the left, this modern liberalism push, this progressive movement has tried to control the language. And they know they can control the narrative. They've tried to cleanse the narrative so that it's easier for unsuspecting people to deal with, right?" Clarke said.

Sheriff Clarke continued.

"We call it, what? Economically depressed area. No, it's a ghetto. And the people that live down there --- and my officers that are down there every day --- know it's a ghetto," Clarke said.

According to Clarke, the night before the shooting which sparked the violence, nine people were shot and four people were murdered in about a 24-hour period. Yet there were no protests or mainstream media coverage.

"What I'm trying to do is open people's eyes. And, you know, when I'm talking about opening people's eyes, I'm talking about my people, black people, who they'll figure this out if they get accurate information. The Democrats have in this progressive movement, have given them the impression that they're trying to help them. No, these people are keeping them strapped to the liberal plantation for votes at election time and for political power. They're being abused. They're being exploited. I think it's a sin that this stuff is going on. And so I'm going to say what it really is and not allow the left to control the language that I use," Clarke said.

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"What do you expect to happen in Milwaukee here? What's going on?" Glenn asked.

"We've had some meetings this morning to critique what we did yesterday, what worked, what didn't, what can we do more of to, you know, quell this thing to where this thing just finally ends. And it may take a little while, but we're going to win this thing," Clarke said.

Sheriff David Clarke's podcast on TheBlaze Radio --- David Clarke: The People's Sheriff --- is available on demand and through iTunes, Soundcloud and Stitcher.

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Featured Image: Sheriff David Clarke flahses the V-sign on stage during the evening session of the Republican National Convention at the Quicken Loans arena in Cleveland, Ohio on July 18, 2016. The Republican Party opened its national convention Monday, kicking off a four-day political jamboree that will anoint billionaire Donald Trump as the Republican presidential nominee. (Photo Credit: DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images)

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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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.

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