'If you control the money, you control the POWER': Here's why the left is ATTACKING Bitcoin

Carol Roth, former investment banker and author of "The War on Small Business," joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to talk about what Democrats in power currently are doing to "the little guy," how the progressive left is pushing us further away from freedom and closer to centralized planning/socialism, and how the latest attacks on cryptocurrency further prove it.

Roth and Glenn first discussed the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s recent "Eviction Moratorium Order", which made it a federal offense for a landlord to use the legal eviction process to remove nonpaying tenants to slow the spread of COVID-19.

"Everybody knows this is blatantly illegal. The CDC cannot make laws," Glenn said. "This is everything that the progressives have wanted for a long time — to take it out of the hands of Congress and put it into the hands of the elites and the scientists and the experts. But this is not going to stop. The real question is: If we're going to allow this to continue, and set this precedence, what laws will the FCC begin to write? What laws does the DHS have in store? The FDA? The Department of Education? The Department of Energy? The precedent is set. They now can write laws themselves, without Congress. How dangerous is this?" he asked.

"There's nothing more dangerous than this," Roth stated. "It's blatant tyranny. This is all part of: what can we get away with? What rights can we subjugate, so we can put more power in the hands a few people, whether or not they have the authority, the legal authority to do so? And have them make decisions with force, with coercion, with control, with opacity. To basically affect all of our lives.

"This moves us away from freedom, whether it's overall freedom or economic freedom, towards central planning. This is absolutely frightening, and something that everybody should be pushing back on ... we all should be standing up and saying, absolutely not."

Carol went on to explain why decentralized digital currencies — like Bitcoin — are a threat to all those in favor of centralized power and why it's imperative we stand to prevent the kind of controlled, digital currency today's Democrats have been pushing for since progressive President Woodrow Wilson was in office.

"They're coming after bitcoin for the same reason that they came after small businesses. It's because decentralization threatens central power and control," Carol said. "And that's exactly why people are focused on bitcoin, because they see what the government and central bankers have been doing to the currency and they want something outside of the scope of politicians and the centralized banks that they believe can't be manipulated by government entities. And that is a threat to the people who control the money system. If you control the money, you control the power."

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First comes the "crisis," then comes the expansion. The federal government is seizing on the January 6 Capitol riot to take carte blanche to do whatever it wants and weaponize the event to further empower the new overlords of our country — the intelligence community.

On Glenn TV Wednesday, Glenn Beck reveals what's happening with the U.S. Capitol Police and argues they've morphed into a new arm of the intelligence apparatus, boosted by a massive increase in funding and surveillance equipment and new offices OUTSIDE the Capitol building. The Biden administration has also hidden basic details regarding January 6. Why did officials refuse to release the name of the officer who killed Ashli Babbitt? Where are the 14,000-plus hours of CCTV footage? As any intelligence organization knows, it's best to operate outside the realms of oversight.

Glenn exposes the hidden hand of government that could be used to punish and destroy innocent Americans who are only guilty of holding the "wrong" political view.

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The conditions in Afghanistan under the Taliban rule — for Americans, allies, Christians, women and more — continue to deteriorate, and the people there continue to plead that we will not forget them. On the radio program Monday, Glenn Beck gave an emotional update on current evacuation efforts, including the tragic story of one girl — an American passport holder — who was not rescued in time.

"I have a pit in my stomach like I haven't had in a while. What is happening in Afghanistan is both miraculous and horrendous," Glenn began. "What's going on right now one of the most amazing things I've ever personally witnessed — the evacuation of Americans, those [Afghans] who helped us, Christians that are dying, women that are under incredible conditions. I see things that I can't show you. I see the pleadings from people who are in safe houses, 'Please, don't forget us.' I see what they're being sent by the Taliban.

"If I die today, my entire life will have been worth it for what you have helped get done, in just the last three weeks. You have saved well over 5,000 people," he continued.

Fighting back tears, Glenn added, "I ask that you pray for those in the Middle East, that are in the midst of doing work, that a Moses-style miracle will happen. ... There are several people that are in dire need of medical care. Friday, we told you — along with the congressman from Oklahoma [Rep. Markwayne Mullin] who had just returned — [about] a father and two daughters that were blue passport Americans, and a mother who had a permanent residence, a Green Card. The daughter was very ill. And they thought, that if we couldn't get her out of there, that she would lose her legs. I got a call on Saturday morning, that we were too late, that she didn't lose her legs. She lost her life, waiting. There are now two Americans, instead of three."

Glenn showered his audience with gratitude, repeating that "well over 5000" lives have already been saved because of their incredible generosity, but lamented that there are still thousands more people yet to be saved.

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Megyn Kelly pulled her sons out of the private elementary school they attended after she learned that the boys were asked "weekly" if they were still sure they were boys. But that's not all that this "experimental transgender education program" taught.

Megyn joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to tell the story, which she thought had ended when the school apologized, and to talk about what's next for America as our leaders refuse to promote actual psychological support for our kids and instead "parade" transgenderism as the solution to their problems.

"When [my son] was in third grade, I found out they unleashed a three-week experimental transgender education program on these boys, with really inappropriate videos. The kids were confused. These are 8- and 9-year-olds, Glenn. They have no idea what the school is even talking about with the trans thing. They got really in-depth, with really in-your-face videos — and then parents complained. And the school did something it hasn't done in its 400-year history, which was they apologized. Even they realized they had done wrong," Megyn explained.

"But, then I said to my son a year later, so did they ever round back to the trans thing? Like, whatever happened with it? And he said ... they bring it up every week. ... [They ask] how many people here still feel confident that they're a boy? Do you still feel sure you're a boy?" she continued. "This is not support. This is not nonbullying. This is indoctrination. And it's deeply confusing to the children, and wrong."

Megyn went on to give examples of how she's seen trans ideology turn "support, nonbullying, kindness, friendship, allyship, on its head."

"The absolute surrender of the medical community to this insanity is a scourge on this nation. It's disgusting what is happening with our doctors," she added. "There are people who are legitimately transgender, or who have gender dysphoria. And for those people, we should be supportive and they should get the care that they need. But what we've done instead, is taken everyone who expresses any kind of gender confusion and said, you're trans. You're trans. And we have our psychiatrists doing this."

"It's crazy," Megyn asserted. "The fact that we're doing this so willy-nilly in the name of allyship and support, it's abusive. It's criminal."

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