"Beck: Madeleine Albright looks like a ‘turkey’ because of ‘the neck skin on her.’"
On his radio and TV shows recently, Glenn Beck has been positioning himself as an advocate for America’s mothers, who he says will be the “ones who will save the Republic.” “When are mothers going to stand up and demand the respect they deserve? Beck said on Fox this week. But as Media Matters noted on Tuesday, Beck has a long history of disrespecting women and moms with sexist commentary. Just today, he said that former secretary of state Madeleine Albright, a mother and grandmother , looks like a “turkey” because of “the neck skin on her.” Listen here:
On Sunday, Republican strategist Mary Matalin defended Beck’s public persona by saying that he was connecting with “maligned mothers.”