Saturday, August 28, 2010

Restoring Honor Rally Attendance:100000 For Glenn Beck Rally

Restoring Honor Rally Attendance: Less Than 100000 For Glenn Beck Rally – Glenn Beck is a controversial figure, and his rally that was held on the 47th Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream Speech” at the Lincoln Memorial has garnered him a lot of criticism from the media. Beck has come under fire for trying to sell the rally as some sort of civil rights rally in an attempt to capitalize on the anniversary, although the TV host has claimed that the rally was more about showing support for American troops than anything else.

Beck has claimed that the rally was nonpolitical, but the speakers did touch on a number of political bullet points during their speeches. Beck said that the US has “wandered around in darkness” for too long and suggested that we go back to a way of living that was envisioned by our founding fathers.

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