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Glenn Beck and the politics of crowd size

UncategorizedAugust 30, 2010

This past Saturday was my 26th birthday, and also marked the anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I have a dream” speech. Conservative commentator Glenn Beck probably chose that date for his “Restoring Honor” rally because of the latter exciting historical moment that August 28th marked. Beck’s rally inspired no shortage of controversy, including a counter-protest […]