By Robert Alan Goldberg
In the post–World warfare II many years conspiracy theories became extra a variety of, probably believed, and extra deeply embedded in our tradition, Goldberg contends. He investigates conspiracy theories concerning the Roswell unidentified flying object incident, the Communist risk, the increase of the Antichrist, the assassination of President John Kennedy, and the Jewish plot opposed to black the US, in each one case taking old, social, and political environments into consideration. Conspiracy theories usually are not in simple terms the goods of a lunatic fringe, the writer indicates. particularly, paranoid rhetoric and pondering are disturbingly critical in the United States this present day. With media validation and dissemination of conspiracy principles, and federal govt habit that damages public self belief and religion, the floor is fertile for conspiracy thinking.
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