Glenn Beck: A pivot in America's history



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GLENN: Last week five prayers were answered at one time, and please mark on your calendar 8/28 and also 8/27. I have told you that on Friday, the 27th, we were going to be doing something spectacular. I will tell you this, that we had one thing planned. We had RFK stadium all ready to go, we had this giant fireworks thing that we were going to do and this whole program, and we just couldn't get it right. We just kept — we didn't, we didn't secure RFK because it just, it just wouldn't fit. It just wouldn't fit, it just wouldn't fit.

Something happened last week that is coming together in a miraculous sort of way that I believe we're going to announce on 8/27. We'll give you details. And then hopefully at 8/28 will be unveiled at the Lincoln Memorial as well. It has — I don't want to — I want to make sure this is accurate. I just talked to one of the guys who was with me and he believes this hasn't happened for 234 years. Would you say that this is something that hasn't happened since then?

PAT: Yeah, not that I know of.

GLENN: This is — and if it comes through, and I have handshakes from everyone, if it comes through, it is a pivot point in this country's history. It is something black, white, yellow, brown, it doesn't matter. It is all about character and it is uniting. When I — I had a conversation this weekend. I got a phone call actually while I was on a boat fishing in the river in Driggs, Idaho. I'm out by the Grand Tetons and the phone rings and it's a call from somebody who is — I couldn't not take the call. And when I told this individual what I thought we had put together and wanted to ask him if he wanted to be involved, he said, holy cow; really? It is something you will want to witness. History in the making. A historic event. Do not miss it. Washington D.C. August 28th. I ask for your continued prayers and I — God knows what I'm talking about. Ask Him for — ask Him for His divine providence and the finger of the Lord to appear. So far — and I can't wait to share this with you. So far His — it is only through divine providence. It is really only through divine providence that this is happening so far. I ask you to continue to pray like you've never prayed before because I tell you, I didn't know when we were first — when we first started this, I didn't know what we were — where we were headed. It's one of those things that you're just like, okay, Lord, you want me to walk down this road, I'll walk down this road. Now I see it, and I see how it has come together one piece at a time. And it is, only through divine providence I think this could happen. So keep this in your prayers. Keep this event in your prayers.

I also think that is why you are seeing the left organize beyond your wildest imagination against this event. They are saying now, we've got to have more people there than — you know what? Every American is welcome. And just like Martin Luther King ‑‑ I just keep thinking, I just know this to be true — I believe Martin Luther King, his message is right, and it has been perverted. And one of his messages, one of the things that he strongly believed in was you put these two images side by side, you put the racists next to the beaten down man and America will see and they will choose the right side. Let me tell you this. I believe that to be true. Just like Martin Luther King, just like you, just like George Washington, just like really I think every average American, you believe in the decency of the American people. If people want to come and protest this event, they are going to be so unbelievably exposed. You can come and stand with us. That's why I ask you, don't bring signs. Bring your children, please. Don't bring signs. Bring your children. They can stand shoulder to shoulder with us. Once they see what we are doing, once they see what this event is, they are going to be so exposed as nothing but haters. August 28th, Washington, D.C. Please join us as we turn the page in American history.

Eric Weinstein, managing director of investment firm Thiel Capital and host of "The Portal" podcast, is not a conservative, but he says conservative and center-right-affiliated media are the only ones who will still allow oppositional voices.

On "The Glenn Beck Podcast" this week, Eric told Glenn that the center-left media, which "controls the official version of events for the country," once welcomed him, but that all changed about eight years ago when they started avoiding any kind of criticism by branding those who disagree with them as "alt-right, far-right, neo-Nazi, etc.," even if they are coming from the left side of the aisle. But their efforts to discredit critical opinions don't stop there. According to Eric, there is a strategy being employed to destroy our national culture and make sure Americans with opposing views do not come together.

"We're trifling with the disillusionment of our national culture. And our national culture is what animates the country. If we lose the culture, the documents will not save us," Eric said. "I have a very strongly strategic perspective, which is that you save things up for an emergency. Well, we're there now."

In the clip below, Eric explains why, after many requests over the last few years, he finally agreed to this podcast.

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Glenn Beck: Why MLK's pledge of NONVIOLENCE is the key to saving America

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Listen to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s pledge of nonviolence and really let it sink in: "Remember always that the nonviolent movement seeks justice and reconciliation — not victory."

On the radio program, Glenn Beck shared King's "ten commandments" of nonviolence and the meaning behind the powerful words you may never have noticed before.

"People will say nonviolent resistance is a method of cowards. It is not. It takes more courage to stand there when people are threatening you," Glenn said. "You're not necessarily the one who is going to win. You may lose. But you are standing up with courage for the ideas that you espouse. And the minute you engage in the kind of activity that the other side is engaging in, you discredit the movement. You discredit everything we believe in."

Take MLK's words to heart, America. We must stand with courage, nonviolently, with love for all, and strive for peace and rule of law, not "winning."

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Conservatives are between a rock and a hard place with Section 230 and Big Tech censorship. We don't want more government regulation, but have we moved beyond the ability of Section 230 reforms to rein in Big Tech's rising power?

Rachel Bovard, Conservative Partnership Institute's senior director of policy, joined the Glenn Beck radio program to give her thoughts and propose a possibly bipartisan alternative: enforcing our existing antitrust laws.

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Dan Bongino, host of The Dan Bongino Show, is an investor in Parler — the social media platform that actually believes in free speech. Parler was attacked by Big Tech — namely Amazon, Apple, and Google — earlier this week, but Bongino says the company isn't giving up without a fight. In fact, he says, he's willing to go bankrupt over this one.

Dan joined Glenn Beck on the radio program to detail what he calls a "smear" campaign behind the scenes, and how he believes we can move forward from Big Tech's control.

"You have no idea how bad this was behind the scenes," Dan told Glenn. "I know you're probably thinking ... well, how much worse can the attack on Parler have gotten than three trillion-dollar companies — Amazon, Apple, and Google — all seemingly coordinated to remove your business from the face of the Earth? Well, behind the scenes, it's even worse. I mean, there are smear campaigns, pressure campaigns ... lawyers, bankers, everyone, to get this company ... wiped from the face of the earth. It's incredible."

Dan emphasized that he would not give up without a fight, because what's he's really fighting for is the right to free speech for all Americans, regardless of their political opinions, without fear of being banned, blacklisted, or losing jobs and businesses.

"I will go bankrupt. I will go absolutely destitute before I let this go," he said. "I have had some very scary moments in my life and they put horse blinders on me. I know what matters now. It's not money. It's not houses. It's none of that crap. It's this: the ability to exist in a free country, where you can express your ideas freely."

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