Essay Contest Winners Get Special Access to Glenn's History Vault

Early in 2017, Glenn launched an essay-writing contest that challenged high schoolers to analyze famous people from history and uncover their life stories --- before they were famous. Two Texas high schools stepped up to the challenge and got their students involved.

Students who participated aimed for historical accuracy and originality. Final contestants were held up for an online vote before winners were selected.

A senior from Johnny Economedes High School in Edinburg, Texas --- Zayda G. --- won the first round with her essay on George Washington, "The Farmer." The winner of round two was Rachel C., a junior from Kilgore High School in Kilgore, Texas, who focused her essay on Abraham Lincoln, "The Lawyer."

Mercury One presented both winners with a scholarship and treated them to a tour of Glenn's studios and an exclusive look at his historical artifact collection.

Below are photos from their visit:

Zayda poses with Glenn in front of a chalk board at Mercury Studios in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Amber Fisher.

Zayda and her mom sit on the Forrest Gump bench at Mercury Studios in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Amber Fisher.

Zayda handles artifacts in Glenn's history museum at Mercury Studios in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Amber Fisher.

Rachel and her dad pose with Glenn at Mercury Studios in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Amber Fisher.

Rachel poses with Star Wars memorabilia on Glenn's radio set at Mercury Studios in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Amber Fisher.

Who better to tell these stories than young American students, willing to explore and share their untold beginnings, and show their relevance today?

To learn more about Mercury One's efforts to provide education and to restore the human spirit, visit MercuryOne.org/education.

The New York Times reported this week that U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate and former Secretary of State, John Kerry, allegedly leaked classified Israeli military information to one of its biggest foes: Iran. So, where's the media outcry?

Donald Trump Jr. joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to discuss the allegations against Kerry and the corporate media's blatant hypocrisy and the Left's double standards.

"It's sort of amazing what you can get away with if you're a Democrat," Trump Jr. said. "I would think, Glenn, these people would lose their minds if someone in the Trump administration did this."

Watch the video below to catch more of the conversation:


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The World Economic Forum isn't trying to hide its plans for the Great Reset. Details to "reset" the global economy have been published on its own website. Despite that and all the warning signs, many are still quick to refute this master plan as a "conspiracy theory" or as something that will never actually take hold. But as Glenn Beck explained on the radio program Monday, the Great Reset is happening right now in Europe. A huge new development for the Great Reset that could affect not only European businesses, but American ones as well. Businesses — and citizens — may be forced to comply sooner than you think.

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

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As Glenn mentioned on his Wednesday Night Special this week, here are some organizations and individuals that you can help support in their various efforts to battle the Leftist takeover of U.S. history and education...

Mercury One

Taking action through humanitarian aid and educational initiatives. LEARN MORE

Wallbuilders

Presenting America's forgotten history and heroes, with an emphasis on the moral, religious, and constitutional foundation on which America was built. LEARN MORE

1776 Unites - 2020 Year in Review

Helping people become agents of their own uplift and transformation by embracing the true founding values of our nation. LEARN MORE

Christopher Rufo

Fighting against critical race theory through investigative reporting, grassroots organizing, and legal warfare. LEARN MORE

Clarice Schillinger—Keeping Kids in School PAC

Advocating in-person education on the local level and supporting candidates who are not beholden to teachers' unions to run for school board positions. LEARN MORE


If you missed Wednesday night's special, watch the entire episode HERE.

Do you know where your water comes from? Renowned historian and conservative commentator Victor Davis Hanson gets his water from a well on his family farm. He pumps it himself and he believes that's what more Americans need — to be grounded in physicality and stop taking so much for granted.

Hanson joined Glenn on the latest "Glenn Beck Podcast" to point out that this needs to happen soon because, as he describes in his new article, "The 10 Radical New Rules That Are Changing America," things are getting pretty bleak. The Left is subverting the Constitution more every day. The value of the dollar is dropping. The media has fused with the radical Left. Corporations, Hollywood, Silicon Valley are all working together to increase their power and their wokeness. And academia isn't any better — as a senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution, Hanson has watched for himself the deterioration of constitutional rights on campus. And as a historian, he knows how all of this usually ends — and what we must do to prevent it.

In the clip below, Hanson shares a crucial lesson that woke America has forgotten — but surprisingly enough, President Donald Trump never did. Watch the video clip below or find the full podcast here or wherever you listen to podcasts:

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