'Unite the Right' rally has much more in common with the Left

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Violent Leftists are set to descend on Washington D.C. and Charlottesville this weekend, but you probably won't hear it reported that way. Sunday marks the one year anniversary of the "Unite The Right" rally, and a state of emergency has already been declared to free up additional law enforcement and the National Guard. Over two thousand demonstrators are set to show up in D.C. alone.

But no matter how the participants in these organized riots try to sell this, and no matter how the media covers it, "Uniting The Right" has nothing to do with the true American Right and especially not with Conservatism. And this is absolutely crucial for everyone to not only understand but to also scream from the mountaintops. We reject their racism. We reject their violence. We reject everything they stand for.

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We also reject their Leftist principles. In fact, instead of calling this rally "Unite The Right 2," they should have called it "Unite The Left." In fact, if the two sides actually listened to one another, I think they'd struggle to find something they disagree on.

Let's take immigration off the board. Can you imagine how the conversation would go?

"We demand single payer healthcare!!"

"So do we!!!"

"Oh yeah, well we won't rest until we get Socialism!!"

"Neither will we!!!!"

Don't let any media outlet or person try and tell you that what happens this weekend has anything at all to do with the Right or Conservatism.

Then they'd both descend into smashing windows and beating people up before realizing… "wait a second. How are we different again? Oh yeah, your racism is directed towards one group while my racism is directed at another… but our side's racism is stronger!!!"

Don't let any media outlet or person try and tell you that what happens this weekend has anything at all to do with the Right or Conservatism. This is about two groups of like minded Leftists that just can't come to an understanding on which direction they want to direct their racism and bigotry. That's all this is.

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Protests following the fatal police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr quickly devolved into violence, rioting, and looting in Philadelphia, and BlazeTV's Elijah Schaffer was there to document what the mainstream media won't. But while filming the carnage inside a Five Below on Tuesday, Elijah was surrounded and attacked by looters.

Elijah joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to detail his experience and to explain why mainstream media efforts to downplay the violence just show that independent media has never been more important.

"Unfortunately, [the attack] escalated from one person to about a dozen very quickly," Elijah explained. "I'm actually really happy to be alive. Because in that same shopping center, right there, there was a 15-year-old girl who was shot, according to reports. And I heard multiple gunshots throughout the night. Another individual is reported to have heard a gunshot as well, so we try to confirm. I watched people get pummeled beyond belief."

Glenn asked Elijah to respond to mainstream media claims that conservatives are exaggerating the looting and violence in Philadelphia.

"It's so funny to hear people that aren't there try to counter what we're reporting," Elijah replied.

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In the final days before the 2020 election, President Donald Trump is gaining among black voters, particularly men, because his record of accomplishments "speaks for itself" and the "façade" that President Trump is a racist "just doesn't ring true," argued sports columnist Jason Whitlock on "The Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday.

Jason, who recently interviewed the president at the White House for OutKick.com, shared his thoughts on why he believes many black Americans — notably celebrities such as Kanye West, Ice Cube, and 50 Cent — are breaking from the "façade" that President Trump is a "flaming racist."

"I really believe the facts are starting to speak for themselves, and that Donald Trump's record of accomplishments, particularly as it relates to African Americans, speaks for itself," Jason told Glenn. "He actually has a record to stand on, unlike even Barack Obama. When [Obama] was president, I don't think he had much of a record to stand on, in terms of, 'Hey, what did he actually deliver for African Americans?' President Trump has things he can stand on and, you know, beyond that I think black people understand when he starts talking about black unemployment rate. And America's unemployment rate. And then, when you add in for black men, the façade we've been putting on [President Trump] … you know, this whole thing that he's some flaming racist, it just doesn't ring true."

Jason suggested that Trump's fearlessness, unabashed masculinity, and record of keeping his promises resonates with men in the black community. He also weighed in on how media and social media's bias plays a huge role in convincing people to hate President Trump while ignoring Antifa and others on the Left.

"I keep explaining to people, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, they're some of the most secular places on earth. And we've reduced everyone to a tweet, that we disagree with," he added.

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Megyn Kelly is not happy about the "disgusting" media coverage of President Donald Trump, specifically pointing to Lesley Stahl's "60 Minutes" interview on CBS Sunday.

On the radio program, Megyn told Glenn Beck the media has become so blinded by the "Trump Derangement Syndrome" that they've lost their own credibility — and now they can't get it back.

"It's disgusting. It's stomach-turning," Megyn said of the media's coverage of the president. "But it's just a continuation of what we've seen over the past couple of years. Their 'Trump Derangement Syndrome' has blinded them to what they're doing to their own credibility. They can't get it back. It's too late. They've already sacrificed it. And now no one is listening to them other than the hard partisans for whom they craft their news."

Megyn also discussed how she would have covered the recent stories about Hunter and Joe Biden's alleged corruption. Watch the video below to catch more of the conversation:


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