Beck compares "the ACORN stucture" to the Romans "giv[ing] gifts" to "enslave people" in Britain Video ››› January 14, 2010 5:57 PM EST ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the January 14 edition of Fox News' Glenn Beck: Loading the player reg... Previously: Beck adds to his long, long list of things that constitute slavery: Debt is "a path to slavery" Beck: Recipients of federal aid have been "taught to be slaves" Beck: Progressive policies create "slavery"; "slavery to government, welfare, affirmative action, regulation, control" After ranting about how "illegal immigration is modern-day slavery," Beck compares himself to Ben Franklin Beck says he can "make a case" Rathke brothers are "enslaving people through ACORN" Beck: "modern day slave state" being constructed out of ACORN, SEIU, student loans, census and service initiatives Beck: "The government's irresponsible spending is turning us into slaves" Tax deduction change latest Obama proposal Beck claims "involves enslaving people" Beck: "You know what this president is doing right now? He is addicting this country to heroin-the heroin that is government slavery." Beck says of stimulus package: "It is slavery" Beck again compares recovery bill to slavery Short Link copy link Network/Outlet Fox News Channel Person Glenn Beck Show/Publication Glenn Beck show We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.