What Is the “Great Reset”?

May 21, 2021

Who wouldn’t reveal what is kept out of sight by those who do not have our best interests at heart? Although it is not only the far right that claims to be in the know about sinister plots, they certainly provide a steady stream of such revelations. Amongst recent ones, the “great...

The QAnon Conspiracy and Momfluencers

Yuval Harari Conspires to Dismiss Conspiracy Theory

November 24, 2020

In an opinion piece for The New York Times, Israeli historian Yuval Noah Harari attempts to clear up our thinking about conspiracy theories, a major feature of modern political culture, which, like so many others, has been aggravated and blown out of proportion by the advent of social...

America’s Parallel Realities: Are We All in the Wrong Movie?

September 10, 2020

In the early 1960s, one of the most popular series on American television was “The Twilight Zone.” This was a time when television, even in the United States, was still in black and white. Most of the show’s episodes were riveting, poignant and, in a number of cases, scary as hell —...

The Sinking of MS Estonia: The Swedish Radical Right’s Favorite Conspiracy

January 14, 2020

On the night of September 27-28, 1994, the ferry MS Estonia, carrying 989 passengers between Tallinn and Stockholm, sank in the Baltic Sea, hit by hard weather and winds measuring 9 on the Beaufort scale, which caused enormous waves. A mayday call was released shortly after midnight, but when the...

The Video the Illuminati Don’t Want You to See

September 06, 2016

How did the Illuminati conspiracy survive through the centuries? Of the many conspiracy theories that abound in the social consciousness, none seems more persistent than the shadowy underworld presided over by the Illuminati. There is something darkly seductive about this idea of an evil elite...