Beck Defends 3/5ths Compromise: "It Was A Way To Take A Step To Abolish Slavery" Video ››› January 6, 2011 5:57 PM EST ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the January 6 edition of Fox News' Glenn Beck: Loading the player reg... Previously: Beck: 3/5ths compromise was a "good thing," but answering Census question will increase "slavery" to Washington "master" Short Link copy link Posted In Diversity & Discrimination, Race & Ethnicity 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.