Tag: Glenn Beck

James Kirk Wall replies after being called out by Glenn Beck

What is a human right? How is a universal freedom defined? How is it enforced? These questions have been discussed and debated for thousands of years. They are among the most important questions of our existence and the discussions must continue. Even though I strongly disagree with Glenn Beck on the origin of rights, I... Read more »

Glenn Beck strikes back at James Kirk Wall over Rights

On his radio program Glenn Beck countered an article I wrote titled, Dear Glenn Beck, human rights do not come from god. His rebuttal included: • Rights are from god, laws are from man • The idea that rights come from god comes from the Founding Fathers and as far back as Moses • Atheist... Read more »

Dear Glenn Beck, human rights have never come from god

Whenever you hear someone claim that rights come from god, that speaker is a person who (intentionally or unintentionally) wants to take your rights away. That is someone who wants a theocracy. It’s not about using god to claim that you have rights (even though that in itself is absolute nonsense), it’s about others claiming... Read more »