Archive for the ‘Conspiracy theoey’ Category

A recommendation for Tom Walker’s blog. Here’s some stuff from it: OSLOndon In a late note to editors on the topic of the flaneur, Walter Benjamin discussed the customer’s empathy for the commodity and the commodity’s empathy for the customer. Instead of “work adorning the citizen” (“Arbeit ist des Bürgers Zierde”), in industrial society the […]

Assange’s Extremist Employees: Israel Shamir. The pernicious, tired world of conspiracies: a good article in the Morning Star!! OpenDemocracy and Zionist conspiracies: Abou Jahjah on Hariri’s murder. Nasty whiff of populism: arrested “anti-capitalists” versus Philip Green.

A post by Bob from Brockley at Contested Terrain: History is Made at Night tweeted that the Wikileaks revelations would prove that geopolitics is not in fact determined by the Bilderberg Group, Masonic conspiracies or the Israel lobby, but in fact confirms the boring old Marxist materialist theory of history (except he said it wittily in 140 […]

Chip Berlet: The paranoid style in American politics. 3WF: Alternative Right: paleoconservatism for the 21st century. Slack Andy: Richard Wolstencroft : Transcendental Fascist. Daniel Ben-Ami: Yes, Vince Cable is an anti-capitalist… Wendy Kaminer: Carl Paladino and the Tea Party. Adam Holland: 9-11 Truth and the John Birch Society. Roland Dodds: Feelings, Conspiracies and the Public Debate. JHate: Press TV and the […]

From Left Foot Forward: Regressives of the week Nigel Farage and fellow UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom, who this week held a conference at the European Parliament with Russian conspiracy theorist Daniel Estulin and Italian extremist Mario Borghezio to discuss the Bilderberg conspiracy, a conspiracy propagated by hardline right-wingers and libertarians, who accuse it of being a “liberal Zionist […]

On  John Patrick Bedell: Now it’s just a matter of time for liberal and conservative pundits to claim this guy was either a right-wing or left-wing extremist. Yet the “truthers” cut across the partisan divide and include kooks from both fringes. One thing they all share in common is a conspiratorial world view and an extreme […]

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Boycott notes: Wim Wenders says no (via Engage). Antifa notes: Andy’s latest edition focuses on the UK, and includes the Anarchist Federation on the useless liberal anti-fascists of Unite Against Fascism. Andy also has a moving tribute to murdered Russian anti-fascist Ivan “Vanya Kostolom” Khutorskoy, and a piece on the 9/11 Truth Cultists. Added: Blood […]

It seems so. Via Terry.