BE AFRAID: Is democratic socialism really the future of the DNC?

Filling in for Glenn Beck this week, Stu Burguiere discussed the Democratic Party's frightening embrace of democratic socialism and took an in-depth look into Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D-Mass.) recently proposed "Accountable Capitalism Act."

Stu touched briefly on Venezuela's economic collapse and resulting humanitarian crisis, then asked, "So how has the Democratic Party reacted to this incredibly public demise of democratic socialism? By making [Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez] the future of the party."

He noted that Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez wholeheartedly embraced Ocasio-Cortez, calling the democratic socialist "the future of our party."

Stu said that, while the Democratic Party has apparently long-since embraced socialism, there was a time when left-leaning politicians were embarrassed to admit that in public.

He played a rather amusing video clip of Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) stammering and becoming completely tongue-tied after accidentally letting the word "socialism" slip.

“Now, Elizabeth Warren will occasionally act like she still thinks capitalism is a thing. That's why when she wants to fundamentally transform it, she calls it 'the Accountable Capitalism Act," said Stu.

He broke down the main points of Warren's bill, including:

  • Forcing American corporations to obtain a charter from a new government agency that would require board members to consider the interests of all company “stakeholders" — this would include the communities where the firm operates.
  • In large corporations, workers would be able to elect at least 40 percent of board members.
  • Requiring 75 percent of directors and shareholders to approve of political contributions before they are spent.
  • Authorizing the federal government to revoke the charter above for engaging in egregious conduct.

Watch the clip below to hear what Stu had to say on each of these points.


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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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