The President won the night, but don't count on the media to admit it

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Last night, President Trump addressed the country live from the Oval Office, addressing the construction of a U.S.-Mexico border wall and the government shut down. The speech was short but had plenty of punch to it. And it was followed by a rebuttal from the ghoulish duo Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi.

For the entirety of the brief speech, which clocked in at under 10 minutes, President Trump remained measured and calm, with none of the off-the-cuff showmanship that has often gotten him in trouble. He played it cool. He didn't issue any threats or even any ultimatums, both of which would be understandable given the fact that our government is shut down and being held hostage.

RELATED: HERE'S what Eric Bolling thought of Trump's speech Tuesday night

Perhaps his finest moment came midway through the speech:


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President Trump then calmly described the many instances of violence recently committed by illegal immigrants.

Within minutes of Trump completing the speech, the media had attacked. Politico and Washington post whined that the President was not presidential enough. USA Today and CNN both eagerly devoted articles to "fact checking" President Trump. The hysterical-as-always HuffPo eschewed all objectivity whatsoever, accusing Trump of lying, even in the headline ("Trump Spreads Lies In Televised Speech For Border Wall Funding").

At the same time, you heard almost nothing about the true circus act of the night: Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, who shouldered together next to a podium to have their rebuttal. They looked like the Adams family, crowded next to one another with their grim expressions. They looked like they'd been pulled right from the painting "American Gothic" by Grant Wood. Only worse, because they're in power, and they can do whatever they want to, with no one to stop them.

Which brings us to another impactful part of the President's speech.


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As you would expect, very few journalists have written about those direct words.

During his campaign, President Joe Biden survived scandal after scandal involving his son Hunter — the Ukraine/Burisma scandal, the laptop scandal, the one involving a stripper from Arkansas and a long-lost child. And yet, after it all appeared to have been swept under the rug, Hunter has now released a memoir — "Beautiful Things."

Filling in for Glenn Beck on the radio program this week, Pat Gray and Stu Burguiere discussed Hunter's "horrible" response when asked on "CBS This Morning" if the laptop seized by the FBI in 2019 belonged to him and reviewed a few segments from his new book, which they agreed raises the question: Is Hunter trying to sabotage his father's career?

Watch the video below for more:


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Countless corporations — from Delta Air Lines, Coca-Cola, and Porsche to UPS and LinkedIn — are calling out the Georgia voting laws, calling them "restrictive," "racist," and "discriminative." Meanwhile, words like "stakeholder" and "equitable" are starting to show up in their arguments.

On the radio program, Glenn Beck gave the "decoder ring" for what's really going on here, because our society is being completely redesigned in front of our eyes.

There's a reason why all these big businesses are speaking out now, and it has very little to do with genuine ideology, Glenn explained. It's all about ESG scores and forcing "compliance" through the monetization of social justice.

Glenn went on to detail exactly what ESG scores are, how they're calculated, and why these social credit scores explain the latest moves from "woke" companies.

Watch the video below to hear Glenn break it down:

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Dallas Jenkins is a storyteller — and he's telling the most important story of all time in a way that many believed was impossible.

Jenkins is the creator of "The Chosen," a free, crowdfunded series about the life of Jesus that rivals Hollywood productions. And Season 2 could not have arrived at a better time — on Easter weekend 2021. Church attendance has dropped, people are hungry for something bigger than all of us, and many are choosing social justice activism, political parties, or even the climate change movement as "religions" over God.

This Easter weekend, Jenkins joined Glenn on the "Glenn Beck Podcast" to discuss the aspects of Jesus that often get overlooked and break through the misconceptions about who Jesus really is to paint a clear picture of why America needs Emmanuel, "God with us," now more than ever.

Watch the full podcast below:

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Award-winning investigative journalist Lara Logan joined Glenn Beck on the radio program this week to argue the Biden administration's border crisis is "enabling" drug cartels, allowing them to exploit migrants, use border wall construction roads, and cross the border much more easily.

Lara, who has witnessed and experienced firsthand some of the worst violence around the world as a war correspondent for CBS News, told Glenn it's "not an overstatement" to call the cartels in Mexico "the most violent and powerful criminal organizations on the face of the earth." And while they're "at war with us, we've been asleep at the wheel."

But Lara also offers solutions that the U.S. can enact to stop these horrific atrocities.

"There's more than 30,000 Mexican civilians who are massacred every year in Mexico by the cartels. And that's just the bodies that the Mexican government owns up to or knows about, right?" Lara said. "There's Mexicans buried in unmarked mass graves all across the country. I mean, everyone knows that the violence of the cartels is not like anything anyone has ever seen before. It even pales in comparison to, at times, to what terrorist groups like ISIS have done."

Lara went on to explain some of the unspeakable acts of violence and murder that occur at the hands of the Mexican cartels — 98% of which go uninvestigated.

"That's not unprosecuted, Glenn. That's uninvestigated," Lara emphasized. "[Cartels] operate with impunity. So the law enforcement guy, the policemen, the marine, the National Guardsmen, who are trying to do the right thing, who are not in the pocket of the cartels — what chance do those guys have? They've got no chance. You know where they end up? In one of those unmarked graves."

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