Don Terry

10 Conspiracy Theories from the Right-Wing Fringe That Have Invaded American Political Life

“There is nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little.” FRANCIS BACON, Of Suspicion, 1625

America, as the historian Richard Hofstadter famously noted in 1964, is a place peculiarly given to “the paranoid style” of politics — the idea that history is no accident, but rather the outcome of a series of conspiracies. The surface of events is never what it appears, but instead hides deep, dark and destructive forces.

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American Theocrat: Dangerous Former US General Unabashedly Calls Himself God's 'Warrior'

SPARKS, Nev. — Retired three-star general William “Jerry” Boykin is the executive vice president of the anti-LGBT, archconservative Family Research Council, the FRC. He isby in charge of its day-to-day operations, but he is no desk jockey.

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'I Can’t Get the Voice Out of My Head': Dramatic Revelations in Skinhead Murder Trial

This article was originally published by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

The tragedy of racial hatred was on full display in a federal courtroom here Monday as the prosecution rested its case against a pair of alleged neo-Nazis. They are accused of the ambush murders of two anti-racist skinheads 16 years ago in the desert on the outskirts of the city.

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Canadians Hunt Gun-Control Hater After Cop-Killing Rampage

Residents were asked to stay off the streets and to lock their doors as an intense search continued today for a heavily armed man suspected of killing three police officers and wounding two others in the far eastern Canadian city of Moncton yesterday evening.

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How Paranoid Local Politicians in Alabama Killed a Development Plan Thinking It Was a U.N. Plot

BAY MINETTE, Ala. – Supporters of smart-growth and anti-sprawl initiatives should study the Battle of Baldwin County.

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