Egypt still on fire: Violence rages on, churches & gov buildings burned
Violence continues to rage in Egypt today, with at least 50 more people dead in Cairo and 23 killed elsewhere in the violence-torn country. The Muslim Brotherhood called for a ‘day of rage’ after Wednesday’s bloodshed, which saw 638 people die. But there is another group of people feeling the pain: Christians. Many are fleeing as churches are burned and the faithful are brutally attacked (and even killed) by radicals.Glenn shares the plight of the Christians on radio today.
Get ready for Shooting Competition Saturdays on TheBlaze TV!
Starting TOMORROW, August 17, Saturdays are going to get a lot more exciting! Don’t miss the latest additions to TheBlaze TV Saturday lineup: Hot Shots and 3-Gun Nation. Follow the world’s best shooters on and off the range in Hot Shots at 4pm ET. Stay tuned for 3-Gun Nation at 4:30pm ET to explore the world of Three Gun Competition with amateur and professional shooters as they battle for the ultimate prize of $50,000. Learn more about the new programs HERE.
Bill O’Reilly catches Al Sharpton in massive lie
Al Sharpton used his MSNBC program to attack Bill O’Reilly as ‘anti-poor’. He played a highly edited clip of O’Reilly appearing to call poor people ‘parasites’. In reality, O’Reilly was referring to a 29-year-old surf bum living on the government dime. But O’Reilly wasn’t about to take Sharpton’s claim sitting down. On last night’s O’Reilly Factor, he revealed an incredibly telling and little-known fact about Sharpton. WATCH
#GetTheBlaze Day of Action
You deserve more choices, and we need more voices. To coincide with the launch on Al Jazeera America on Tuesday, August 20, TheBlaze is organizing a #GetTheBlaze Day of Action to encourage television providers to add another voice, another choice to your channel lineup: TheBlaze. Get all the details on the Day of Action HERE.
‘Million Muslim March’ planned for 9/11
A Muslim political advocacy group, American Muslim Political Action Committee (AMPAC), is stirring up controversy because of its plan to hold a ‘Million Muslim March’ in Washington D.C. on September 11. They are bringing with them a list of demands that seem to indicate the group is planning a wave of lawsuits against anyone who ‘slanders’ Islam. Glenn reacts on radio today.
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Oprah doubles down on the Emmett Till comparison
It’s been a controversial few days for Oprah Winfrey, and considering she is out promoting a new movie, it’s probably by design. Oprah turned heads last week by comparing the shooting death of Trayvon Martin to the brutal murder of Emmett Till. And instead of backing off, she has doubled down on that parallel. Glenn offered a stern rebuke of Oprah’s claims by shedding light on a killing that more closely resembles what happened to Till – except the media virtually ignored it. MORE
Egypt is on fire and the NSA is spying on us…
In March, For The Record exposed how the NSA has turned America into a Surveillance State. Now, new information reveals more truth about the government spying program. In May, For The Record took its cameras inside Egypt for an exclusive look at the Muslim Brotherhood’s persecution of Christians, and now with Mohamed Morsi out, For The Record returns to Egypt as a new revolution is underway. For The Record Surveillance State: Exposed and Egyptian Revolution premieres Thursday, August 22 at 8pm ET only on TheBlaze. Not a subscriber? Start your 14-day free trial of TheBlaze TV HERE.
Can Ted Cruz be president? The Real News panel looks at the legalities surrounding Senator Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) citizenship and his ability to run for president. WATCH