Glenn Beck: Ground Zero imam -- America worse than Al Qaeda



Imam Rauf Exposed

GLENN: Cut 294, please, the moderate imam and the way he has been talking about, of course, the United States. Here we go.

IMAM RAUF: We tend to forget in the West that the United States has more Muslim blood on its hands than al Qaeda has on its hands of innocent non Muslims.

GLENN: Okay.

IMAM RAUF: You may remember that the U.S. led sanctions against Iraq led to the deaths of over a half a million Iraqi children.

PAT: Oh, wow.

IMAM RAUF: This has been documented by the United Nations.

PAT: It's been documented by the United Nations.

GLENN: Well, the United Nations would know.

PAT: You know it's true.

GLENN: Certainly they would know. So it's not who's it's not Saddam Hussein who took the money

PAT: No.

GLENN: That he was supposed to be using for food and medicine and building palaces.

PAT: Nope.

GLENN: It's not Saddam Hussein.

PAT: United States. And we killed those half a million Iraqi children due to our brutality and we're worse than Al Qaeda. We've killed more did you notice, innocent non Muslims than they have? Because he knows they've killed probably far more Muslims than we have. How many Muslims has Al Qaeda killed in Iraq and Afghanistan?

GLENN: I have no idea, but

PAT: Tens of thousands.

GLENN: Yeah.

PAT: Got to be.

GLENN: Well, but we are a little better at it.

PAT: You think so?

GLENN: Yeah. I think we're better at killing people.

PAT: Well, I mean, we're better at killing bad people, I think, and we try specifically not to kill the innocent people.

GLENN: Let's not qualify it. Hang on just a second. Let's not qualify it.

PAT: Are you sure?

STU: I think it's worth a qualification.

PAT: I think it's who are the qualifying.

GLENN: No. What is war? War is to kill people, and you kill them as fast as you can to scare the other side to stop the killing. That's what you do.

STU: That's part of it. It's all

PAT: We actually do limit the civilian casualties.

GLENN: Excuse me, excuse me. We're the only nation in the world that has ever done anything like that. This is the only time period

PAT: I know.

GLENN: that that has ever, ever happened.

STU: To our credit.

GLENN: Absolutely. Absolutely.

STU: I like that policy. You know, as much as you have to make sure that you don't, you know, extend wars because you're being too, you know

GLENN: And that's exactly what we do.

STU: To some degree, yeah.

GLENN: We kill, we kill more people that are needless deaths because we're being politically correct, because we buy into this bullcrap that people like this imam shove down our throats. That, oh, look at how many innocent people. You know what? You kill people as fast as you can, shock and awe, to scare the other side. We would kill far less people if we weren't politically correct.

STU: Well, I mean, there's obviously a limit to that. We're not going to every time we have an issue with a nation start dropping nukes on them. There's a level of you try to take out military establishments, weaken their military.

GLENN: Exactly right. You do it

STU: It's not just indiscriminate bombing.

GLENN: It's proportionate. It's proportionate. You go in and you do what you have to do. You don't go in and somebody's like, "I violated a peace treaty." Launch the nukes.

STU: Right.

GLENN: Right. You don't do that. But we don't also go in, we don't also go in and try to understand everyone. If we've decided to do war, you do war.

STU: And try to get it over as quickly as possible.

GLENN: War is hell.

STU: Right.

GLENN: Good. So let's unleash hell and get it done as fast as we can to stop the killing on both sides.

STU: Right. But I mean, you know, secondarily to that, you try to limit the amount of people who have nothing. Like, you know, you try to not kill innocent people as much as possible.

GLENN: I agree with you, as much as possible. But what we do is, do you know that we have people who go out on the battlefield to make sure, out on the battlefield to make sure that no rights of any women on either side are being violated?

STU: We

GLENN: We're sending people out on a battlefield worried about women's rights? Are you kidding me?

STU: You hate to put people in danger. I mean, you know, the bottom line is that our standards are higher than any nation.

GLENN: Ever.

STU: In history.

GLENN: Ever.

STU: Do we ever get credit for that?

GLENN: No.

STU: No.

Political commentator Bill O'Reilly joined the Glenn Beck radio program on Friday made an important prediction about President Joe Biden's chance of reelection in 2024.

O'Reilly told Glenn that former President Donald Trump was brought down because of COVID. "if COVID had not appeared, O'Reilly stated, "he [Trump] would have won reelection."

O'Reilly went on to predict that like Trump, President Joe Biden would lose reelection because of COVID. People saw a president who could not put out an intelligent fact-based message about COVID and people will remember that," he explained.

O'Reilly later added that "Trump and Biden are one-termers because of COVID."

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Critical race theory: Marxism is a religion

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Marx didn't actually tell his followers that the system needed to be destroyed. And it's not what Marx actually believed. Very few Marxists actually understand what Marx laid out.

Marxism isn't a list of demands and instructions. It's Marx's attempt to tell the future. Some of it he got right, most he got wrong. For example, he predicted the rise of automation.

Believe it or not, Marx was not an anti-capitalist. If anything, he revered it.

In a letter to Engels, he complained that too many people misunderstood his message, that his plan is to merge with capitalism. To make it new. He wanted to reify his brand of socialism, reify is a Marxist term, actually. It basically means to make an abstract idea concrete.

Marx didn't hate capitalism. He actually thought it was necessary. And he knew communism would never happen without the aid of capitalism.

Marx didn't hate capitalism. He actually thought it was necessary.

From there, he takes these ideas to some weird conclusions. Horrible conclusions. The main one being revolution.

What does the first phase of the Marxist revolution look like? How will we know if it has started? How can we tell if it's already begun? Marx's idea of the "dictatorship of the proletariat," where the working class would rise up in revolution and earn their freedom.

But what did Marx mean by freedom? Like so much of Marxism, it involves giving up your individuality, in service to the collective: "Only in community with others does each individual have the means of cultivating his gifts in all directions; only in the community, therefore, is personal freedom possible."

That's from his book The German Ideology, which he co-wrote with Friedrich Engels, the guy who paid all of his bills: "Free competition, which is based on the idea of individual freedom, simply amounts to the relation of capital to itself as another capital."

His idea here is that capital ruins any idea of freedom or individuality. And competition is what he uses as proof. In other words, Marx's definition of freedom has nothing to do with actual freedom, freedom as we know it.

He wrote, in Capital: "It is not individuals who are set free by free competition; it is, rather, capital which is set free."

He's saying that Capital manipulates our individual freedom and forces us to exploit ourselves. For someone who didn't believe in God, he sure had some fanciful ideas about the forces that control the universe.

For someone who didn't believe in God, he sure had some fanciful ideas about the forces that control the universe.

Marxists have always argued that capitalism is a religion. That our debt to capital is no different than our debt to God. Critical Theorist Walter Benjamin wrote an entire book called Capitalism as Religion, and wrote that capitalism is "the first case of a cult that creates guilt, not atonement."

There were many strains of socialism before Marx. There were entire movements, named after socialist and anarchist philosophers. But Marx was the one who figured it out, with the help of a rotating cast of people paying for his sloth, of course.

Marx's influence on socialism was so profound that socialism was practically re-named in honor of Marx. Marx has been deified.

He created a utopian society. Very hypothetical. It requires a working class that is devoted to daily readings of The Communist Manifesto.

This assumes that people who work all day — at a real job, where they can't just sit on the couch all day as Marx did — even have the energy to read dense theory when they get home.

Marx made a religion.

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The Capitol riot was foolish and tragic, but Pelosi's Select Committee "investigation" on the January 6 "insurrection" has devolved into a show trial complete with bad tears and bad acting. But this is just a charade designed to distract us.

What's going on behind closed doors is truly nefarious. The Biden White House and the U.S. national security apparatus are seizing that event to redefine domestic terrorism and expand the powers of government to prevent it. There is an alarming blueprint for sweeping government action called the "National Strategy for Countering Domestic Terrorism," put together by the National Security Council.

On his Wednesday night special this week, Glenn Beck exposes the collusion between the Biden administration and Big Tech to surveil, root out, and silence America's deplorables – all in the name of national security.

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Terry Trobiani owns Gianelli's Drive Thru in Prairie Grove, Illinois, where he put up a row of American flags for the Fourth of July. But the city claimed he was displaying two of them improperly and issued him a $100 ticket for each flag.

Terry joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to explain what he believes really happened. He told Glenn that, according to city ordinance, the American flag is considered "ornamental" and should therefore have been permitted on a federal holiday. But the city has now classified the flag as a "sign."

"Apparently, the village of Prairie Grove has classified the American flag as a sign and they've taken away the symbol of the American flag," Terry said. "So, as a sign, it falls under their temporary sign ordinance, which prohibits any flying, or any positioning of signs on your property — and now this includes the American flag. [...] The only way I could fly the American flag on my property is if I put it on a permanent 20 to 30-foot flagpole, which they have to permit."

Terry went on to explain how the city is now demanding an apology for his actions, and all after more than a year of small-business crushing COVID restrictions and government mandates.

"COVID was tough," Terry stated. "You know, we're in the restaurant business. COVID was tough on us. We succeeded. We made it through. We cut a lot of things, but we never cut an employee. We paid all our employees. I didn't take a paycheck for a year just to keep our employees on, because it was that important to me to keep things going. And, you know, you fight for a year, and you beat a pandemic, and then you have this little municipality with five trustees and a president, who just have no respect for small businesses. And right now, what I see is they have no respect for the republic and the United States ... I think it's terrible. The direction that government, at all levels, have taken us to this point, it's despicable."

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