Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “None Dare Call It Conspiracy” as Want to Read:
None Dare Call It Conspiracy
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

None Dare Call It Conspiracy

4.05  ·  Rating details ·  923 Ratings  ·  129 Reviews
Allen's big runaway best-seller, published in 1971. With fully documented work Allen exposes how conspiratorial forces behind the scenes actually "control" and "dictate" our government and its policies.
Mass Market Paperback, 141 pages
Published April 28th 1972 by Concord Press (first published 1971)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about None Dare Call It Conspiracy, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Christopher I would say read the first 50 pages and if you feel like you've heard the information before put it down.

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Thomas Ryan
Sep 01, 2012 rated it it was amazing
If there is one book you should read in your entire life, this is the one. Think you're a free person? Wrong, the banks run by the global elites run the world. They decide who you vote for, what cloths you wear and what you eat, and how you think. The rockefellers, morgans, and other super rich set up the progressive income tax in 1917 (per the communist manifesto), not to force Americans to "pay their fair share," but to destroy their competition. Before imposing an unConstitutional progressive ...more
Cwn_annwn_13
Dec 11, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Though somewhat dated, this book remains a classic in exposing the new world order conspiracy. This blows the lid on the international financiers schemes, plans (much of which have come to pass since this book was published) and shows how they instigated and financed communism. Allens take was that the global elites were going to mold the world into a borderless communist state with no sovereign nations or people. In retrospect they have shifted gears a little, now fusing the worst elements of c ...more
Kirk Bullough
Reading this book ruined my life. I was happy being blissfully unaware of all of this stuff. It was well written and well researched.

Reading this book is like that scene in the Matrix. If you want to remain unaware, take the blue pill and pass on this book. If you want your eyes open take the red pill and read this book. But there is no going back once you take the red pill.

Broadsnark
May 18, 2012 rated it did not like it
One the one hand, I felt like I should have read this with a tin foil hat on my head. On the other hand, I feel like I have discovered the Glenn Beck to English dictionary.

I didn't know much about The John Birch Society or Producerism before reading this book. I finally understand some of those nonsensical signs that you see at tea party protests.

The thing is that there is some truth woven in, which means that some of those people are very much on the same page when it comes to the idea that de
...more
Becky B
Jun 11, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Okay, here's the deal. I didn't really love this book. Actually I really hated it. BUT I think that it deserves 5 stars for the truths that it teaches. The author didn't write this book to be cool or to gain the praises and accolades of the world. He wrote it because he came across a scary truth and the evidence to back it up and felt a deep responsibility to share the truth of what going on "behind the scenes" in politics. Every American should read this book. Ezra Taft Benson, former Secretary ...more
Douglas
Jul 11, 2009 rated it did not like it
This is right-wing lunacy at its best. Clearly, the author had ties to the John Birch Society. It was written at the height of the New Left which of course scared the daylights out of Birchers and others of similar philosophical perspective. The author claims that the Rothschilds, a prominent European Jewish family, were conspiring with Communists to enslave the world. The lesson of this book: All freedom-loving people must read any extremist tome with skepticism, and challenge the author with t ...more
Becky
Sep 05, 2008 rated it it was amazing
The title of this book initially made me nervous, and I would have never picked it up except that someone recommended it to me and it has this endorsement from Ezra Taft Benson:

"I wish that every citizen of every country in the free world and every slave behind the Iron Curtain might read this book."
Ezra Taft Benson, Secretary of Agriculture to President Eisenhower for 8 years

This is probably the most enlightening book I've read lately, especially in view of the current political race. It's tot
...more
Scott
Dec 10, 2008 rated it really liked it
lol. If you know this book, then you'll understand why I don't intend to write a review on it. "They're watching." :)

Seriously though, I picked it up because it had an endorsement on the back by "Ezra Taft Benson, former Secretary of Agriculture," which made me pay attention.

(update 12/10/16:)
A brief summary: The book outlines the rise of secret combinations in the United States, specifically ones with designs to overthrow freedom in America from within the government and without, through means
...more
Eric
This is a good introductory book on the subject of economic and political conspiracy but I think "The Creature from Jekyll Island" by G. Edward Griffin (1994) is a better work. That book has a lot of quality detail, analysis and perspective that this book lacks. It also outlines even more important and consequential conspiracies than Gary Allen exposes.

Since I was already knowledgable about most of Allen's revelations, what I found most interesting was his description of what conspiracy is, how
...more
Michael
Jan 06, 2010 rated it it was ok
Recommends it for: conspiracy buffs, discordians, crackpots
Recommended to Michael by: Robert Anton Wilson
This book reflects the ideas of the "other" sixties Counter-culture: the one that crystallized around the John Birch Society and anti-Communism. Allen avoids tipping into areas of racism or hate speech, but remains firmly entrenched in right-wing wackiness and unreality. His argument, made on page 21 in all-caps is that Communism is "AN INTERNATIONAL, CONSPIRATORIAL DRIVE FOR POWER ON THE PART OF MEN IN HIGH PLACES WILLING TO USE ANY MEANS TO BRING ABOUT THEIR DESIRED AIM - GLOBAL CONQUEST." Got ...more
Anna
May 30, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
My favorite book on globalism. Elucidating.
Richard Kelly
As far as political conspiracy goes this book is fairly solid. Assuming that all the research pans out when investigated it lays down a very convincing idea that our country has been on the march towards socialism for that last hundred some odd years.

The problem with this book is the fact that it was written 40 years ago. Unless you have a real strong grasp on what was going on in 1971 parts of it can quickly fly off the radar. But, if you have a decent understanding of where the world was at t
...more
Patrick Sprunger
May 26, 2013 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: other, read-in-2013
Like some other vintage, anti-communist, hysterical conspiracy writing I've read, None Dare Call It Conspiracy starts harmlessly enough. The first half of the book is merely irrational. I assume this is to eliminate open-minded readers who are naturally predisposed to disagree and bore those looking to have some laughs at the tinfoil hat crowd's expense. For those who make it past the half-way point, Gary Allen takes the gloves off and goes the kind of full-blown, bat shit loco crazy you are exp ...more
Justin
Aug 01, 2014 is currently reading it
I'm currently reading None dare call it conspiracy while listening to Karl Marx communist manifesto. They dove tail nicely together and are helpful in getting the full scope of governmental control and the mass of PID so eagerly choosing what's socially acceptable and so afraid to buck the system. The medias control over the mass and the pop culture. We are moving so rapidly to socialism nearer yet to communism. Much like the Romans we would rather be entertained the be bothered with demonstrati ...more
Trina
Jul 24, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book gave me a clear understanding of the conspiracies that I used to think were just theories. My eyes are opened and I can't help but ache for the state that our country is in. I love America and pray for it's protection from evil and designing men in these last days.
Brett
Nov 16, 2015 rated it it was amazing
When I found out that President Ezra Taft Benson recommended during his General Conference talk in April 1972 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJNMc...) that every member needed to read this book, I decided that I had better read it. This book is very informative and pulls back the curtain on Lucifer's plans in these last days. The Book of Mormon warns of secret combinations (see Ether 8:24-26) and this book details some of these combinations. A lot of times these secret combinations are hard le ...more
Vheissu
Oct 24, 2010 rated it did not like it
Recommended to Vheissu by: drbuckley@roadrunner.com
The craziest thing about this nutty book, bible for the Birchers as it was, is that some people associated with today's Tea Party movement have notions to the right of Allen.

Read "None Dare Call It Conspriacy" first and then read:
The Paranoid Style in American Politics And Other Essays by Richard Hofstadter Richard Hofstadter by Richard Hofstadter.

You'll see what I mean.
Desiree Finkbeiner
Dec 15, 2011 rated it it was amazing
"I wish that every citizen of every country in the free world and every slave behind the Iron Curtain might read this book."
Ezra Taft Benson, Secretary of Agriculture to President Eisenhower for 8 years


So I took the plunge and read it. So glad I did. It was only the beginning of opening my eyes to what's really going on. It is an quick read, you can get thru the entire book in a couple hours. But it is full of so much truth and documented facts that you simply can't deny what has happened to o
...more
Jason Z. Christie
Jan 18, 2012 rated it it was amazing
It's important to note that this book has never been debunked or disproven. Check out the Rockefeller Files by Gary Allen, as well.

It details the fact that you were all sold out before your great grandparents were born....
Katie
Oct 12, 2011 rated it liked it
Some crazy stuff in this book. Some of it I was already familiar with, some not. Still plenty of relevancy 40 years later, although some points are undoubtedly outdated. Fast read.

Chapter 2: "And if one takes all the lies of Communism and boils them down, you will find they distill into two major lies out of which all others spring. They are: (1) Communism is inevitable, and (2) Communism is a movement of the downtrodden masses rising up against exploiting bosses." ... 99%. anyone?

Chapter 4: "Th
...more
Dauphin Publications
The 2013 special edition of None Dare Call It Conspiracy is a quick read, but jam-packed with information that is truly eye-opening. Author Gary Allen gives you an unobstructed view into the inner workings of the government, and reveals who the true decision makers are and their real motives for being in politics. Once your eyes are open, it is impossible to shut them and continue living in ignorance. This book is honest, and pulls back the curtain to reveal the high-profile puppeteers who are p ...more
Dave
Jul 24, 2016 rated it did not like it
I've read this little pamphlet twice: once as an idealistic high schooler firmly planted on the side of Ayn Rand's epic battle against the New World Order; years later I picked it up again, like you would a moldy dishrag, in order to understand how Glenn Beck and his ilk were able to spread the fever dreams of Joseph McCarthy among the Far Right by resurrecting the tracts of Gary Allen, Cleon Skousen, and Ezra Taft Benson.

It's your standard Jewish banking conspiracy tract, condensed into pulp f
...more
Daniel Pearson
May 07, 2014 rated it really liked it
I read this interesting book many years ago. I remember that it was impossible to find a copy of it in major bookstores. In some ways the book reminded me of the information in Behold a Pale Horse.
Felipe Costa
Jun 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing
É uma pena que o livro tenha sido escrito há muito tempo, infelizmente tornou-se desatualizado. Porém, continua contendo informações importantes sobre os globalistas ocidentais e como eles agiram antes e durante o governo Nixon.

O autor parte do pressuposto de que a história não é apenas uma sucessão de fatos, mas uma série de fatos ordenados e organizados por grupos de poder. No entanto, é óbvio que a influência desses grupos de poder não é a única força histórica agindo no mundo.

Nesse contexto
...more
Andre V. McKenzie
None Dare Call It Conspiracy

A good book detailing the elitist plot to take over and control our nation. Written in the 70's, it's still relevant even today. It gives you names , dates and historical events that are evidence of its findings. I've read similar books and compositions and the one common denominator is the same names and events keep showing up in all of them with each adding a little more to the narrative. I found myself almost highlighting this entire book of important and alarming
...more
Claire Manning
Mar 22, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book ahead of its time!


A must read. He knew what was going on.
You'll know what was at stake at the time.
Very similar to what is going on right now.
Only the names have changed.





Sean Gendreau
Feb 02, 2017 rated it liked it
It was an interesting book. It's made more interesting to read it while Trump is president. Though the book concludes in 1972. I'd be interested to see how it would further play out now.
Kimzy
Aug 09, 2017 rated it did not like it
Got 1/4 of the way into it and put it down. Boring AF!
James
Sep 29, 2013 rated it liked it
I gave this book a three star rating because I found it very informative although I disagree with a lot of the material in it. If the book were written poorly I may have given it a two star rating but it is an easy read and written very clearly. Being someone who always identified with the left and liberal policies, I found there was much however I disagreed with. However there also were a few points I do agree with.

First off the author is a right wing John Birch Society member and blames all t
...more
Joey Donovan
Feb 09, 2017 rated it it was ok
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 next »
topics  posts  views  last activity   
signed copy 2 9 Apr 03, 2014 02:49PM  
  • Proofs of a Conspiracy
  • Tragedy and Hope: A History of the World in Our Time
  • An Enemy Hath Done This
  • The Secrets Of The Federal Reserve
  • The Shadows of Power: The Council on Foreign Relations and the American Decline
  • The Naked Capitalist
  • The True Story of the Bilderberg Group
  • Rule by Secrecy: The Hidden History that Connects the Trilateral Commission, the Freemasons & the Great Pyramids
  • The Creature from Jekyll Island: A Second Look at the Federal Reserve
  • ...And the Truth Shall Set You Free
  • Wall Street and the Rise of Hitler
  • Behind the Green Mask
  • 9/11 Synthetic Terror: Made in USA
  • The Deliberate Dumbing Down of America: A Chronological Paper Trail
  • The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Great Depression and the New Deal
  • A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State
  • Bloodlines of the Illuminati
  • Nullification: How to Resist Federal Tyranny in the 21st Century
There is more than one author with this name

American conservative journalist, he contributed to magazines such as Conservative Digest and American Opinion.

His most known book is "None dare call it conspiracy" The book is considered to be a bestseller.

Critics called Allen an populist and conspiracy theoretician.

Allen was a member of the John Birch Society.
More about Gary Allen...

Share This Book

“If you have total government it makes little difference whether you call it Communism, Fascism, Socialism, Caesarism or Pharaohism. It's all pretty much the same from the standpoint of the people who must live and suffer under it.” 3 likes
“If you wanted to control the nation's manufacturing, commerce, finance, transportation and natural resources, you would need only to control the apex, the power pinnacle, of an all-powerful SOCIALIST government. Then you would have a monopoly and could squeeze out all your competitors. If you wanted a national monopoly, you must control a national socialist government. If you want a worldwide monopoly, you must control a world socialist government. That is what the game is all about. "Communism" is not a movement of the downtrodden masses but is a movement created, manipulated and used by power-seeking billionaires in order to gain control over the world ...” 2 likes
More quotes…