Conspiracy Articles

Paranoid Hillary: 'Why Does Stuff Like This Stalk Us?'

1:26 PM, Sep 10, 2015

In the 1990s, Hillary Clinton famously accused a "vast right-wing conspiracy" of trying to bring down her husband, President Bill Clinton. Emails from Mrs. Clinton's tenure as secretary of state demonstrate that the specter of a conspiracy of some sort continued to haunt her years later.

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Hillary Received Plan to Impeach Clarence Thomas

Memo from David Brock
10:15 PM, Aug 31, 2015

Hillary Clinton's recently released emails includes a memo sent by David Brock titled, "Memo on Impeaching Clarence Thomas."

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Ron Paul Institute: Charlie Hebdo Massacre, Like 9/11, Was a False Flag Operation

9:38 PM, Jan 14, 2015

An institute named for the father of possible presidential candidate Rand Paul has published a piece saying the Charlie Hebdo massacre, like 9/11, was a false flag operation. The claim comes in piece titled, "Charlie Hebdo Shootings: False Flag?," put online today at the Ron Paul Institute.

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Hillary Clinton's Illness Prompts Conspiracy Theories

9:59 AM, Dec 31, 2012

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, perhaps the most famous current female political figure, has fallen ill. "In the course of a follow-up exam today, Secretary Clinton's doctors discovered a blood clot had formed, stemming from the concussion she sustained several weeks ago. She is being treated with anti-coagulants and is at New York-Presbyterian Hospital so that they can monitor the medication over the next 48 hours," a spokesman for the former first lady said yesterday in a statement.

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Juan Cole's Fictions

11:15 AM, Jul 11, 2011

Poor Juan Cole. The University of Michigan professor never had a chance against the vast powers arrayed against him over the last several years. It seems the academic was the target of a conspiracy, engineered by the Bush administration, with the connivance of the intelligence community and that other pillar of the military industrial complex devoted to ensuring the hegemony of the right wing thought machine, Yale University.

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A Welcome Nod to Decency

8:37 AM, May 05, 2011

On talk radio and TV, there seems to be a rising chorus of voices calling for the White House to release photos of the deceased and bloodied Osama bid Laden. At least two potential GOP presidential candidates have joined the chorus. But the Obama administration should be commended for deciding not to release the photographs.

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Reminder: Group that Killed Bin Laden was Smeared as Dick Cheney's 'Assasination Ring'

12:19 PM, May 02, 2011

It's been reported that bin Laden was killed by SEAL Team Six, officially known as Naval Special Warfare Development Group or DevGru. Marc Ambinder has a good report that fills in some of the particulars:

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The Conspiracy to Exploit the Koch Conspiracy

11:45 AM, Mar 28, 2011

Over at Politico, Kenneth Vogel has his second piece in just a few days reacting to Matthew Continetti's cover story in THE WEEKLY STANDARD about the left's obsession with the Koch brothers.

In Vogel's latest, he notes some interesting details about the assault on the Kochs and how it's being coordinated from the highest levels of the country's most prominent liberal groups:

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When Everyone Dares to Call it a Conspiracy

Left-wing critics of Koch Industries are only discrediting themselves.
12:10 PM, Mar 03, 2011

In today's Examiner, Mark Tapscott discusses William F. Buckley's banishment of John Birchers to the fringe of the conservative movement decades ago and how it relates to today's conspiracy mongering on the left. In particular, the bleatings about the influence of Koch Industries have run comepletely off the rails and it's discrediting to the left:

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