'Vault 7' CIA leaker in custody for passing top-secret info to Wikileaks

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The CIA has had a bad couple of weeks with developments in its two biggest treason cases since the 1990s. Last week I told you about the former CIA agent now in custody who spied for China. Now, another is in custody – the man suspected of passing top-secret CIA computer hacking secrets to WikiLeaks last year.

Twenty-nine-year-old Joshua Adam Schulte used to work for the CIA's Engineering Development Group, which created computer code for overseas spy operations. Authorities believe he may have given the code to WikiLeaks, who then released the blueprints to the world in March 2017. WikiLeaks named the code 'Vault 7' – perhaps inspired by Julian Assange's cozy Ecuadorian Embassy home (just a guess).

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It was one of the biggest, and potentially harmful leaks in CIA history. Suddenly, the world had access to some of America's most sensitive cyber-espionage techniques.

Immediately after WikiLeaks released the CIA code last year, suspicion primarily focused on CIA contractors. But according to a former federal prosecutor, the fact that the government disclosed during a hearing that Schulte is a suspect, likely indicates they think he worked alone in giving the code to WikiLeaks.

The fact that the government disclosed during a hearing that Schulte is a suspect, likely indicates they think he worked alone in giving the code to WikiLeaks.

Schulte was apparently good at computer spy stuff because he first worked for the NSA before moving to the CIA. He says he joined the intelligence field because he felt it was his patriotic duty after the September 11th attacks. I guess those patriotic feelings faded. He left the CIA in 2016, claiming that he reported “incompetent management and bureaucracy." He says that caused him to be painted as a disgruntled employee and put him under suspicion regarding 'Vault 7.'

The government is still building its case against Schulte, but ironically, he is currently in jail for possession and transmission of child pornography. Prosecutors say they found a large stash of child porn on a server that he built. He has pled not guilty, claiming that lots of people had access to his server. No word yet on whether that server also held any Hillary Clinton emails, but we'll keep you posted.

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.

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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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