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The Culture of Conspiracy: Are You Being Lied To, After All?

mkultra-7The Gralien Report’s Micah Hanks has written a post about how real conspiracies like MK-ULTRA has changed the media environment and, in turn, transformed the way that we think about our world.

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Again, what such famous instances as MK-ULTRA and the JFK assassination point to, at the crux of the matter, is that because of the actual presence of conspiracies in our culture, conspiracy theories seem to have become exponentially more widespread. This phenomenon is further exacerbated by the media’s treatment of controversial news stories, the likes of the Boston Marathon bombing and the Newtown Connecticut school shooting, in which rampant speculation proliferates in the absence of fully disclosed facts pertaining to such cases in the hours and days following such tragedies. What the mind is lacking, it substitutes with speculation, and in doing so, the act of gap-filling often leads to the birth of conspiracies.

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DisinfoCast 45: Micah Hanks, ‘The UFO Singularity’

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Technology, aliens, other dimensions, time travel and the Singularity! UFOlogist and Gralien Report host Micah Hanks drops by to discuss his new book The UFO Singularity: Why Are Past Unexplained Phenomena Changing Our Future? Where Will Transcending the Bounds of Current Thinking Lead? How Near is the Singularity? in this episode of the DisinfoCast.
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Southern Gothic on The Black Fridays Podcast!

The Black Fridays Episode 20 — Micah Hanks

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On this episode of TBF, we talk with Micah Hanks. Micah is a “self proclaimed (but not self righteous) skeptic” that has been studying the world of the esoteric for quite some time now.

His articles and stories about the strange have been seen in FATE Magazine, Fortean Times, Mysteries Magazine, UFO Magazine, TCS Daily, The Journal of Anomalous Sciences just to mention a few. He has worked with The History Channel, National Geographic, and The Travel Channel while working with L.E.M.U.R from 2004 to 2010.

Visit Micah at The Gralien Report.

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