SiriusXM Suspends Glenn Beck for Brad Thor’s Comments on Trump; Brad Thor Responds to His Critics

by Jesse Walker – Glenn Beck’s radio show was suspended after a guest was accused of calling for Trump’s assassination. The guest says his words were misconstrued SiriusXM announced that it is suspending talk show host Glenn Beck for a week, following an interview last Wednesday in which a guest made comments that the company felt “may be reasonably construed by some to have been advocating harm against an individual currently running for office.” The guest was Brad Thor, a popular novelist with conservatarian politics. In his interview, Thor compared Donald Trump to a Latin American caudillo and suggested that Trump, if president, would suspend the Constitution and seize dictatorial powers. Then came the controversial part. “It is a hypothetical I am going to ask as a thriller writer,” Thor said to Beck. “With the feckless, spineless Congress we have, who will stand in the way of Donald Trump overstepping his constitutional...

Read More...