Glenn Beck arrives in Israel ahead of ‘megaevent’

Pundit to visit ministers, MKs; American politicians, Chuck Norris expected to attend Jerusalem rally in support of Israel.

August 14, 2011 13:43
1 minute read.
Glenn Beck's radio show

Glenn Beck on radio 311. (photo credit: Courtesy)


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

American conservative pundit Glenn Beck arrived in Israel on Sunday morning to prepare for his “megaevent,” planned for next week.

As a part of his preparations, Beck will meet with a number of Israeli politicians, including MK Danny Danon (Likud), who helped organize the event, Vice Premier Moshe Ya’alon, Diaspora Affairs Minister Yuli Edelstein, Science and Technology Minister Daniel Herschkowitz, MK Einat Wilf (Independence) and others.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.

Beck and the Jews: Does he get them? Do they get him?
Beck likens Norway victims to Hitler Youth

Beck’s rally in support of Israel, called “Restoring Courage” is planned for August 24 in Jerusalem. It will include two separate events, one at the Davidson Center in the Old City, and one in Safra Square.

A number of American politicians are expected to attend, including Senators Joe Lieberman (Ind.-CT), Orrin Hatch (R-UH), Jim Demint (R-SD) and James Inhofe (R-Okla.), as well as freshman congressman visiting Israel with AIPAC.

In addition, rock musician Ted Nugent and actors John Voight and Chuck Norris are expected to attend.

Related Content

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
August 31, 2014
Prime minister to Channel 1: I’ll be running again in next election

By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN