Conspiracy Theories, Proven Conspiracies

Operation Northwoods – a real government conspiracy exposed

“We could blow up a US ship in Guantanamo Bay and blame Cuba.” Yes, these are the actual words of the US Department of Defence (DoD) and Joint Chiefs of Staff, part of a corrupt plan to start a phony war with Cuba. The villain of a story is often its driving force and most… Continue reading Operation Northwoods – a real government conspiracy exposed

Conspiracy Theories

Were the Twin Towers deliberately demolished on 9/11?

9/11 was the deadliest terrorist atrocity the world ever saw, but not everyone agrees on who the terrorists were that day. Many still believe that the US government, not al-Qaeda, were responsible for the attack. That the planes that collided with the Twin Towers were just a smokescreen for a controlled demolition of both buildings....… Continue reading Were the Twin Towers deliberately demolished on 9/11?

Conspiracy Theories

Dodgy special effects: the proof that the 9/11 plane crashes were faked

One of the most controversial 9/11 conspiracy theories is the No-Planes Theory – the contention that CGI planes were inserted into all the footage we have of the World Trade Center attacks. Sounds far-fetched, doesn’t it? But could there be any truth to it? By being so brazen, so outrageous and so devastating, taking place… Continue reading Dodgy special effects: the proof that the 9/11 plane crashes were faked

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups

Sceptics or nuts? A brief look at why people believe in conspiracy theories

From correctly believing that President Nixon and his administration were covering up the Watergate burglary, to thinking the world is under the control of lizard people from outer space... Where does rational thought end and lunacy begin? Recent polls show that 50% of Americans believe in medical conspiracy theories. Mobile phones are causing cancer, but large… Continue reading Sceptics or nuts? A brief look at why people believe in conspiracy theories