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A conspiracy theory is an explanation of an event or situation that invokes a conspiracy by sinister and powerful actors, often political in motivation, when other explanations are more probable. The term has a pejorative connotation, implying that the appeal to a conspiracy is based on prejudice or insufficient evidence. Conspiracy theories resist falsification and are reinforced by circular reasoning: both evidence against the conspiracy and an absence of evidence for it, are re-interpreted as evidence of its truth, and the conspiracy becomes a matter of faith rather than proof.
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“ But they can rule by fraud, and by fraud eventually acquire access to the tools they need to finish the job of killing off the Constitution.' 'What sort of tools?' 'More stringent security measures. Universal electronic surveillance. No-knock laws. Stop and frisk laws. Government inspection of first-class mail. Automatic fingerprinting, photographing, blood tests, and urinalysis of any person arrested before he is charged with a crime. A law making it unlawful to resist even unlawful arrest. L ...more ”
A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent …more
[close] A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent Fear (A novel inspired by true crimes) by Lance & James Morcan. This group can also be an intersection of sorts where Deaf and hearing people can engage and learn from each other.
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This group is for fans of the Hysteria 51 podcast to discuss any books mentioned on the show, an…more
[close] This group is for fans of the Hysteria 51 podcast to discuss any books mentioned on the show, and also to share recommendations for conspiracy-related reading. If you think H51 fans would enjoy a book, please share it here!
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Friends, would you care to partake in a learned discussion of current events, the global economy…more
[close] Friends, would you care to partake in a learned discussion of current events, the global economy, writing, selling, film, and reading? Then gift us with the honor of your sophisticated opinions, queries and humor on board our trireme of World, Writing and Wealth and sail the seven seas with us!
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This group is for anyone who wishes to seek answers or wants to deepen their understanding of wh…more
[close] This group is for anyone who wishes to seek answers or wants to deepen their understanding of what is seemingly going on in the world and what seems to be hiding in the shadows... We shed light on all topics of “conspiracy theories,” fleshing out proof where it is given and connecting the dots of the unknown...
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