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American conspiracies : lies, lies, and more dirty lies that the government tells us / by Jesse Ventura, with Dick Russell.

Ventura, Jesse (author.). Russell, Dick. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781634505451
  • ISBN: 163450545X
  • Physical Description: xxi, 308 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Updated and revised edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-308).
Formatted Contents Note:
The first not-alone-nut: John Wilkes Booth -- The big-money plot to overthrow FDR -- The Kennedy assassination: biggest cover-up of my lifetime -- The assassination of Malcolm X -- The murder of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr -- The assassination of Robert Kennedy -- Watergate revisited: the CIA's war against Nixon -- The Jonestown Massacre -- "October surprise": the first stolen election -- Your government dealing drugs -- The stolen elections of 2000, 2004 (and almost 2008) -- What really happened on September 11? -- The Wall Street conspiracy -- The secret plans to end American democracy -- Lyme Disease: A germ-warfare experiment gone awry -- The Gulf oil spill: A pre-planned disaster? -- What really happened on September 11? Part two -- The corporate conspiracy to deny climate change -- POW/MIAs left to rot: the government cover-up -- Monsanto's chemical warfare with genetically modified crops. -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
In this explosive account of wrongful acts and ensuing cover-ups, Jesse Ventura offers a different side to the stories we've all heard and read about in the history books. He takes a look at the wide gap between what the government knows and what is revealed to the American people. The media is complicit in these acts of deception, often refusing to consider alternate possibilities and dismissing voices that diverge from public opinion. He will look closely at the theories that have been presented over the years and examine the truth as well as the lies. Ventura does not shy away from the tough questions. As he states, "When I get denied something, I do the opposite of getting intimidated, I get angry.” Now with new conspiracies added including information on the CIA torture scandal and the financial meltdown of 2008, you will see how the United States government continues to abuse our civil liberties and why we need to continue to stand up for what we know is right. You may not believe everything in American Conspiracies, but it is guaranteed to make you think harder about everything you do believe.
Subject: Conspiracies > United States.
Conspiracy theories > United States.

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