From “Birthers” who claim that Barack Obama was not born in the United States to counter-jihadists who believe that the Constitution is in imminent danger of being replaced with Sharia law, conspiratorial beliefs have become an increasingly common feature of our public discourse. In this deeply researched, fascinating exploration of the ideas and rhetoric that have animated extreme, mostly right-wing movements throughout American history, Arthur Goldwag reveals the disturbing pattern of fear-mongering and demagoguery that runs through the American grain.
This story is about what happened when a small group of men - highly placed within the United States military, the government, and the intelligence services - began believing in very strange things. Learn More
Michael Howard presents an overview of how esoteric brotherhoods have shaped history. Secret Societies examines the secret chronology and clandestine causes of seminal world events and shows how secret societies feed into one another, and how they have worked together. Learn More