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Conspiracy Theories and the Collective Unconscious

Following 9/11 and the crash of 2008, the Conspiracy Theory Industry, naturally enough, went into high gear. I say “naturally enough” because it is quite normal for human beings to seek an explanation for major disasters, and quite normal for them to do so by consulting with one another. Jared Diamond, in his study of … Continue reading

Some Raw Naked Truth about Terrorism

The definition of terrorism has been rather fluid and considering we are supposedly at war with it, the definition should be nailed down-else what are we at war with? Dictionary.com has a short and sweet definition: “the use of violence and threats to intimidate or coerce, especially for political purposes.” This is problematic. If the … Continue reading