Trump puts the Middle East on notice --- Will this proposal break a 100-year cycle?

President Trump just made Arab countries in the Middle East an INSANE proposition. Are you ready for this because it’s just RIDICULOUS.

Here it goes, he actually had THE GALL to ask countries like Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Qatar to --- wait for it... TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THEIR OWN LAND. I know, I know, that sounds shocking. The Western world has only assumed the role of Middle East steward for, oh say... EXACTLY 100 YEARS AGO THIS COMING NOVEMBER. But screw it, let’s go for another 100!

The Trump administration has proposed a plan to the Arab Gulf nations for them to provide funding and troops that would stabilize and patrol western Syria. In other words... the exact same area we’re currently bogged down in.

But it doesn’t just stop there. National Security Advisor John Bolton has also contacted Egypt to ask them to lend their support as well. Don’t everyone look now, but we might be seeing the beginning of a coalition of nations in the Middle East... THAT ARE ACTUALLY IN THE MIDDLE EAST.

This plan still has a ways to go before it bears any fruit, but major kudos to the Trump administration for actually looking at options that scale back our ridiculously overstretched military. Our men and women in uniform are EXHAUSTED. They’ve been in near constant combat in this region for 17 YEARS. It’s well past time for the people who call this region home to take over the reigns.

It’s high time we broke this 100-year cycle.

Since 2011, the Arab nations have been relatively nonexistent in the Syrian crisis. I know what you’re thinking --- they didn’t lend a hand militarily, but at least they took care of the refugees right? Let’s leave out Jordan, Iraq and Lebanon. Everyone else: the Saudis, Qatar, Oman, the UAE and Bahrain have contributed exactly... ZERO SUPPORT for the Syrian refugees. ZERO.

The truth is, the Arab nations have grown comfortable knowing someone else will always take care of their problems. They’re like a person living on welfare their entire life. Why work when you can get something for free?

It’s high time we broke this 100-year cycle. It’s time to get out, and it’s way beyond time the people who live in the Middle East take some responsibility for their own home.

Bill O'Reilly joined the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" on Friday for his weekly take on the 2020 presidential race.

O'Reilly emphasized what a dangerous candidate socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) really is, and how the media is working to mislead voters by depicting other Democratic candidates, such as former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, as "moderate."

"The Democratic Party has been hijacked -- and this is no breaking news -- by the progressive left. Which is now being enabled by the national media," said O'Reilly.

"Bernie Sanders is a dangerous man. In any sane time, media time, that would be clear to everybody. But it's not," he added. "It's like, 'Oh, there's uncle Bernie and he just wants to give stuff away. What a great guy.' [He's] not a great guy, all right? He's a totalitarian. He'll take your freedom, in every area, away. Every area. There isn't one area, that Bernie Sanders wouldn't intrude upon, in your personal freedom. Yet, that's not reported. You don't know it unless you pay attention. It's all a bunch of dishonest blather that has obliterated the so-called moderate Democrat. And there are millions of those people. They don't know what to do because they have no voice in the media."

Glenn pointed out that the media has been "trying to make Pete Buttigieg into a moderate" ever since his strong showing in the Iowa caucuses last week.

"So, Pete Buttigieg: Harvard grad. Rhodes Scholar. Brilliant man, he is brilliant. Great speaker. Almost as good as Beck and I. Not quite, but almost," O'Reilly said. "He's only 38, all right? So, the guy goes out and runs for president after being the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, for eight years, and almost destroying that city. The city is in chaos, yet he's re-elected with 80% of the vote the second time. That's what a good BS'er Pete Buttigieg is.

The two went on to break down Buttegieg's radical policy plans on immigration, abortion, gun control, and more.

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On the radio program Thursday, Glenn Beck and his chief researcher, Jason Buttrill, have uncovered new evidence that suggests the coronavirus death toll numbers coming from China are grossly inaccurate.

After vetting several deep-fake videos circulating on social media, Jason unearthed shocking whistleblower-videos released by citizens of the communist state that show entire warehouses filled with body bags, along with other atrocities.

Jason and Glenn break down the real numbers and discuss the possibilities of the outbreak coming to America. Watch the video below for more details:

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Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has surged in the polls in the past month.

With former Vice President Joe Biden dropping below far-left presidential candidates such as the unapologetically socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.), and the almost equally extremist Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Mass), Democratic voters seeking a more moderate alternative are setting their sights on Mayor Pete.

But are Buttigieg's policies actually moderate? Not even close, Glenn Beck said Thursday on the radio program.

"[Pete Buttigieg] wants people to see him as a moderate. The mayor of a Midwest city in a red state ... and he's going for the middle, even though he is not a moderate candidate in any way," said Glenn.

Here are just a few example of where Buttigieg stands on the issues:

  • Supports late-term, partial-birth abortion
  • Eliminate the Electoral College
  • Buyback program for assault weapons
  • Raise the federal minimum wage to $15/hour
  • Expand Medicare
  • Decriminalize illegal immigration
  • Pay for infrastructure through changing taxes on corporations, the wealthy
  • Study reparations
  • Legalize marijuana
  • Increase existing taxes on upper-income Americans
  • Cancel some student debt
  • Don't use tariffs to pressure countries
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An official at the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations' health agency, has issued a warning, calling the coronavirus "the worst enemy you can imagine" and more of a threat than "any terrorist attack," during a media briefing on Tuesday.

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO's director general, said that a vaccine for the coronavirus will likely take 18 months to develop. The virus has reportedly killed hundreds and infected tens of thousands of people, primarily in China.

"To be honest, a virus is more powerful in creating political, social and economic upheaval than any terrorist attack. It's the worst enemy you can imagine," added Ghebreyesus.

On the radio program Wednesday, Glenn Beck noted that the same agency in charge of developing this life-saving vaccine, has taken the time to officially change the disease's name to COVID-19, citing the concern of "stigmatizing" any specific geographical location, individual, or group of people.

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