Beck Fights Back Tears During Liberty U Speech

By Andrew Gauthier 

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Liberty University

After receiving an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree, Glenn Beck, one of America’s leading radio and TV personalities on FOX News, became choked up at the honor.

“As a man who was never able to go to college–I’m the first in my family that went; I went for one semester; I couldn’t afford more than that–I am humbly honored.”

Beck said it was courageous for Liberty to invite him and that being here was not an endorsement of his Mormon faith.

He said accepting the invite to speak is “an endorsement of your faith. This is a time when we all need to come together. We may have differences, but we need to find those things that unite us.” More…