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This is a powerful work on the pervasiveness of conspiracy thinking and the effects it's had on our society. I highly recommend this in spite of some dated references.Published 10 months ago by John Cavallo
After hearing an old friend espouse several theories regarding the Denver Airport, Ashara and some other theories,
I thought I needed a sense of the playing field that was... Read more
Continues the work of James Webb and brings it up to date, though not as well written perhaps as Webb's Occult Underground and Establishment.Published on March 6, 2013 by R A TOBIN
... but first have a few questions and thoughts to offer to the reviewing community.
1) Just read RICHARD HOFSTADTER'S classic essay, "The Paranoid Style in American... Read more
When societies come under unbearable strain, apocalyptic or regenerative movements can produce major change, and sometimes, as with the Chinese Taipings, major bloodshed. Read morePublished on June 20, 2012 by Jacques COULARDEAU
Michael Barkun is Professor of Political Science at Syracuse University whose research speciality is the social history of fringe belief systems outside the mainstream. Read morePublished on September 8, 2011 by The Guardian
Another book by yet another shill. Typical name-calling and labeling that anyone that doesn't go along with what the government and the mainstream media says has some some of... Read morePublished on June 12, 2011 by CypherDivine
Barkun's book pulls together many different conspiracy theories, showing how they are now interacting and cross-fertilizing one another via the internet. Read morePublished on March 29, 2010 by R. Willoughby