Glenn Beck: Obama's charity tax


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VOICE: The Glenn Beck program presents more truth behind America's march to socialism.

GLENN: Destination, fascism USA. When you think about raising taxes, you know, and you think that's the only way, you generate government revenue. By the way, about 26% of Americans think that the government has its own money. I think most of those people are in congress but that's a different story. When you think that taxes is the only way to raise them, is the only way to generate revenue, then it might be a little easier to feel guilty about raising taxes on charities because after all, the tax revenue you get from the charities will go towards very important government charities. I like for its charitable giving, for charities. How does Obama defend his tax on charities? Quote: It is unfair for higher income donors to get a larger tax break for their gifts, end quote. Oh, those evil rich people again. I hate them! Eat them! They're so evil. In fact, they are pretending to help people in need just so they can get a tax break. It's a game. They are just pretending. Obama also said that charitable giving would only be reduced marginally. Well, I'm not sure that the words in Barack Obama's world mean the same thing in, you know, your world. What's marginally in Barack Obama's world? $4 billion. Obama argues that the real culprit for the decline in charitable giving is a financial crisis and an economy that's contracting. There's only one problem with Obama's theory on charities and that they are only being harmed marginally by his charity tax. Last year despite the worsening economic climate, charities reduced their donations by only $456 million. Obama's charity tax will cost them almost ten times as much the marginal amount of $4 billion. Comrades, good news. Our fearless leader, spending trillions of dollars, now has convinced Americans that $4 billion is a marginal amount.

VOICE: That was even more overwhelming evidence that we are destined to be a bunch of socialist pigs very, very soon on the Glenn Beck program.

It should come as no surprise that a newsworthy story receives more media coverage when released on a Monday than a Friday. The reason is in part due to a large number of news-consuming Americans checking out for the week to focus on their weekend plans rather than the news.

On Monday's radio program, Glenn Beck shared information that President Joe Biden decided to release on Friday — when fewer people would notice — regarding the Climate Finance report. This report is marketed to Americans as "A Roadmap To Build a Climate-Resilient Economy." But Glenn believes the report to be Biden's Great Reset warning shot to banks.

In this clip, Glenn warned that if Americans don't stand together, in eight years we all indeed will own nothing. Watch the clip for the full story. Can't watch? Download the podcast here.



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On today's radio program, Glenn Beck was joined by Bill O'Reilly to discuss the top stories of the week.

For O'Reilly, the biggest story this week centered around someone mysteriously missing from mainstream media news reports today: Mark Zuckerberg. Specifically, O'Reilly said it's the 'scandalous' way the Facebook CEO spent nearly $420 million to influence the 2020 election — and did so successfully.

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On Thursday's radio program, Grace Smith and her father, Andy, joined Glenn Beck on the phone and provided a first-hand account of Grace's refusal to wear a mask at school.

Smith, 16, began a maskless protest after her school district in Laramie, Wyoming, decided to implement a mask mandate. As a result, Grace received three suspensions, was issued two $500-citations, and was eventually arrested.

"How long were you in jail?" Glenn asked.

Grace said was taken to jail but was never booked nor was she was placed in a jail cell.

Glenn commended Grace's father, Andy, for raising such a "great citizen" and asked if it was Grace's idea to protest. Andy said it was Grace's idea, explaining that they took the position of arguing on the grounds of civil rights rather than the efficacy of wearing a mask.

Grace has since withdrawn from public school and started a home school program. She also told Glenn that she will continue to fight the school district, legally.

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It seems the Left wants a civil war and some on the Right want a national divorce. The country is split right now unlike anything Glenn Beck has ever witnessed. There are two sides: Those who want to fundamentally change this country and those who believe in KEEPING the experiment of liberty that the Founding Founders intended.

The ideological gap seems impossible to cross, but Glenn explains why he won't secede. David Reaboi, Claremont Institute senior fellow and author of "National Divorce Is Expensive, but It's Worth Every Penny," tells Glenn why a national breakup is not an impossibility just because it will be difficult.

What can we do to fight back … peacefully? How can the states that still believe in the Constitution create pockets of freedom in the shadow of tyranny? On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn answers that and provides a road map to preserving what the Left is trying to destroy.

Finally, James Simpson, author of "Who Was Karl Marx? The Men, the Motives and the Menace Behind Today's Rampaging American Left," provides solutions on the issues the "red states" must unite around before Left and Right America officially call it quits.

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