“Conspiracy Theory” – What Is It?

Being blamed for disseminating “conspiracy theories” and therefore being a “conspiracy theorist”, is an extraordinary and smart tactic used by the true conspirators against the truth seekers.

It works most of the time with often more than 90% of the people. “Conspiracy theory” goes hand-in-hand with “fake news”. It also goes along with censorship by those who control the mass media and social media – Google, Youtube, Facebook… those who want to eradicate the truth from the internet under the pretext to protect people from “fake news”.

Linking somebody to a conspiracy theory, is weaponizing language. It consists in silencing the alleged “conspiracy theorist” (CT). He or she becomes speechless.

There is no immediate argument against it, even though the accuser has used no proof at all, just the unfounded term “fake news” and “conspiracy theory”. It automatically stamps the accused as ‘crazy’, or worse, as a liar – as out of his/her mind, not knowing what he/she is talking about, an unstable person, following rumors and disseminating untruths based on rumors – therefore, a very dangerous person.

In some cases, it has happened, people become so “dangerous” for the established system, that they are at least temporarily confined to a psychiatric hospital. Also, a measure of dissuasion for others to speak the truth.

The subliminal message is “rumors” or conspiracy theories are lies – and lies fly high and multiply with the broader public. These folks are to be given only the (official) “truth” – and truth comes from the mainstream media (MSM), obtained from the elected – and more often than not – unelected authorities.

Unelected authorities range from the European Commission, an unelected panel that calls mostly the shots on what’s to happen in the EU – to the WEF, or World Economic Forum, a mere NGO that boasts power over world economic and political policies, way above the UN, not to mention the Washington based establishment “think tanks”.

The MSM knows best, because they get the fake and manipulated “real news” directly from the horse’s mouth – namely the officials as well as self-proclaimed authorities.

Do you know that the term and the various variations of “conspiracy theory”, or “conspiracy theorist” (CT), was used by US intelligence. Just after World War II in order to shut up opponents to the Cold War, they invented the clever term conspiracy theory. It was supposed to silence all those who knew that the Cold War was fake, was a mere fear propaganda for the Western World.

The weaponized term ” conspiracy theorist” (CT) addresses mostly those who are seeking the truth against the ever more common, and ever more blatant lies from governments and their mouthpieces, the propaganda media, against their own people. Covid-19 is a notorious example.

The “false covid pandemic”, or the “covid hoax” – these expressions are in most people’s minds as “insolent conspiracy theory”. Well, this pandemic has been used to closing down the national economies (with some exceptions) of 193 UN member countries, and that simultaneously.

In the course of human history, a pandemic has never happened at the same time around the entire world. Something is not quite right. This cannot be a coincidence. For it to be implemented simultaneously in a large number of countries, national governments had to be coopted possibly with carrot and stick methods, whereby the sticks may be pretty sinister, so each government better pursue the “sweet carrot” (corruption) …. Whatever that may be.

There were nevertheless some semi-exceptions, like Sweden and Belarus. They went their own way – no total lockdown, and they did quite well, compared with the rest of the world. And especially, their economy remained pretty much intact.

This narrative, countries being better off not following the lockdown, is a “conspiracy theory”. Never mind, that the total lockdown around the globe has proven to be the worst ever socio-economic disaster humanity has known and from which it may never recover. Hundreds of millions unemployed, livelihoods destroyed – “fake news” or conspiracy theory, right??

Indeed, the true “fake news” comes from the mainstream propaganda media – the fearmongers. That’s “fake news” – or “conspiracy theory”.

Those who have you believe that infections increase by the day, and death rates increase steadily – and that you are in absolute danger of life if you do not wear masks and don’t respect “social distancing”.

The obligatory masquerade is “fake news” of the first degree. Masks are useless, according to independent medical doctors and health scientists. (See also report by University of New South Wales, and LA Times.)

Independent, because all those who are employed by the government, by universities, hospitals or have otherwise a status of employment, may risk losing their jobs, if they don’t follow the official narrative.

Medical doctors, virologists and biologists usually know their science, but are afraid for their income, they don’t speak up, or follow the “lockstep discourse”.  Some do talk, but will not make public statements. Most of those who are not afraid of the omnipotent establishment do come forward and say, for example that the common masks are worthless and may even be harmful because they give you a sense of false security and you breath your own CO2.

Many also refer to the ultra-invisible submicroscopic virus, much smaller than bacteria, on average between 5 to 300 nanometers (nm), easily slip through the fabric of a mask. A nanometer is a unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter. Imagine, a common mask stopping such a virus, on either way, in or out. The common mask may protect against bacteria and other microbes, but viruses? – But since the virus is invisible and we don’t know better, we believe the “authority”. According to Dr. Pascal Sacré: 

“The air, once exhaled, is heated, humidified and charged with CO2. It becomes a perfect culture medium for infectious agents (bacteria, fungi, viruses).

Studies have shown that the porosity (microscopic holes) of the masks allows exhaled germs to accumulate on the external surface of the mask. Not only do we re-inhale our own CO2, but by touching our mask all the time (an inevitable gesture), we spread germs everywhere!”

The Director General of WHO, Dr. Tedros, has stated – or was it a warning? – that we may never have “an effective vaccine”, so we better be prepared.

He assured, though, that “they” (some at least 20 pharma corporations) are feverishly working on a vaccine and racing to bring it on the market.

According to Tedros:

“A number of vaccines are now in phase three clinical trials and we all hope to have a number of effective vaccines that can help prevent people from infection. However, there’s no silver bullet at the moment — and there might never be.”

Is this just instilling more fear in the population, preparing for the next lockdown, preparing the people that Covid will stay with us for a long time, keeping people fearfully on their toes, so as to be prepared for any “orders”, i.e “repression” from the authorities?

Or is it sheer demagoguery to make people more pliable and manipulable for future crackdowns or disastrous lockdowns? – Would that “official” announcement fall into the category of fake or conspiracy news? – You be the judge.

The virus has been around for decades, in different variations or mutations. Every common flu, for example, contains between 7% and 20% of coronaviruses. Dr. Anthony Fauci, NIH, has actually stated in a peer-reviewed article called “Navigating the Uncharted” in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), that:

”the case fatality rate may be considerably less than 1%. This suggests that the overall clinical consequences of Covid-19 may ultimately be more akin to those of a severe seasonal influenza (which has a case fatality rate of approximately 0.1%) or a pandemic influenza (similar to those in 1957 and 1968) rather than a disease similar to SARS or MERS, which have had case fatality rates of 9 to 10% and 36%, respectively”.

If you and me say so, and even cite Fauci, we are CTs.  Well, Dr. Fauci, in his “official” position as an authority in virology, actually went on CNN and other mainstream news channels to propagate the contrary of what he said in the NEJM.

According to the WHO, “The most commonly reported symptoms [COV-19] included fever, dry cough, and shortness of breath, and most patients (80%) experienced mild illness.”  

Examine the contradictory headlines:

Screenshot The Hill

Dr. Fauci promotes the fearmongering narrative, what the system wants you to hear and believe from the mouth of a national authority, namely that the US may experience up to half a million covid-deaths.

With such a message you will be kept at home under confinement, no contact with other people, and a lockdown of the economy is fully justified to save lives. And your personal social and psychological destruction is guaranteed.

And now, US hospitals and other health services are racing to reach that figure.

This race includes falsified data, deaths that have nothing to do with Covid being attributed to Covid, hospitals being paid to admit patients as Covid patients (US$19,000), and for putting patients on a ventilator (US$39,000), knowing very well that up to 80% of patients die when put in a ventilator. This is real conspiracy against the very people the medical services are supposed to help and cure. Instead they betray their patients’ confidence bitterly.

This info was fully available here but the hospital payment part was edited out. And worse, many internet entries of Dr. Scott Jensen, Medical Doctor and State Senator of Minnesota, statements are now marked with “fact check”, denied or censored.  

Watch the interview below with Sen. Dr. Scott Jensen 

The Economic and Social Impacts

Never mind the millions of jobs lost, bankruptcies, livelihoods destroyed. Deaths caused around the globe from famine and despair – and from other diseases (e.g. cancer, heart failure, diabetes, others) not treated due to the authority imposed covid hysteria – far outreach the alleged global death toll from covid-19 (which is based on manipulated estimates).

You are not allowed to criticize or even question the authorities, for following the orders emanating from authority. If you do, you are condemned for spreading  “false news”, or you are tagged as a CT. That’s become the common discourse.

But then how would you categorize the lies, the social engineering, the forced lockdowns and confinements imposed by the  “authorities”?

Do they fall into the categories of fake news or conspiracies – or both?

Treatment of Covid-19. Vaccine not required

A vaccine is definitely not needed to combat the virus.

China has brought covid under control without a vaccine, but to a large extent by using common and inexpensive existing drugs, like hydroxychloroquine a (60-year-old) drug used to fight malaria, and the Cuban developed interferon alpha-2b, and possibly other drugs and combinations thereof.

There is also Dr. Andreas Kalckder’s chlorine dioxide solution (CDS) highly effective not only for treating the corona virus, but also a myriad of other diseases, if appropriately apportioned. These simple and effective treatments have been blocked by health authorities as well as by Big Pharma.

Even medical doctors are forbidden under punishment to use and apply them on their patients. It is partly the result of the powerful pharma lobby, led by GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance or Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization, and supported by WHO, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, but it is also partly due to our governments’ compliance with an ultra-corrupt public and private healthcare sector.

American Doctors Address Covid Misinformation

These interest groups, whose orders WHO follows, are only interested in promoting their billion if not trillion-dollar vaccine business, vaccines that have been largely untested and remain highly controversial.

In fact, many of those who have been tested, especially those of  the Seattle based pharma-company “Moderna” (which is supported by the Gates Foundation), have experienced serious side effects. According to Bill Gates the vaccine will be ready in the Fall of 2020 to be applied on a large scale. In fact, he says that at least two shots – not just one – may be needed to reach effectiveness. See this.

Bill Gates has stated that the world is over populated.  In a 2010 TED Talk in Southern California, he stated: “if we do a real good job vaccinating, we may reduce the world population by 10% to 15%…” (see this).



Parents, teachers and doctors should think twice, or three times, before recommending, or worse, forcing, children and people to be covid-vaccinated. See the Gates Foundation  WHO-approved vaccination campaigns (polio, for example in India) and sterilizing young women (Kenya, with modified tetanus vaccines).

See also evidence of Brain Damage in Children resulting from the H1N1 vaccine in 2010

Lots of people in Canada fell sick after receiving the H1N1 ArepanrixTD vaccine.

And that vaccine killed a little girl called Amina Abu, which then led to a ten year lawsuit against GSK.

A vaccine was rushed to market, and the five year old was among millions of Canadians to get the shot, amid widespread fears about the new pathogen.

Five days later, Amina’s older brother found her lying unconscious in the bathroom of the family’s east-end Toronto home. She was dead.

it is worth noting that Google with its “Fact Check” has removed reference to these disastrous vaccines.

Because WHO stands behind it, the world governments accept it – the higher orders of the Deep State “command these rules.” WHO is the messenger of sorts. WHO is about two thirds funded by extra-budgetary resources from interest groups, like the pharma industry, the Gates foundation and telecom corporations.

If you divulge the truth revealing a state-sponsored lie, you are automatically tagged as spreading conspiracy theories or fake news.

Data manipulation over covid cases, infections, diseases and death rates is rampant. Each country seems to be in a “race’ to compete, the more cases the better, as it allows and justifies the “Authorities” representing the wealthy elites to tighten the belt of oppression, surveillance and social control, leading to the militarization of law enforcement as in the US.


This past weekend, on August 1, 2020 in Berlin,  1.3 million people (according to the organizers) took to the streets and demonstrated against the government’s repressive and anti-constitutional covid policies. Never before has Berlin seen such an impressive demonstration.

The media smeared them as right-wingers, as adherents to the AFD party (the neonazis), to reduce the movements credibility. But to no avail.

Myriads of videos clearly show that people and entire families with children and grandparents participated in this PEACEFUL protest in Berlin.

And it will not go away. They demand justice. Germany may possibly lead the way for Europe to wake up.


Towards Totalitarian Government?  .


If President Trump manages to establish Martial Law in the US by invoking the so-called Continuity of Government (COG) or Continuity of Operations (COOP), as he has already Twitter-insinuated, there is a danger that Europe may attempt to follow suit.

If the German vigor, protest and drive for freedom and self-determination prevails and spreads to the rest of Europe, we may be spared.

Concluding Remarks

The insulting conspiracy or false news spreading defamation doesn’t stop with the plandemic covid debacle and disaster, nor did this ‘new’ wave of weaponizing “false news” start with corona. Far from it.

When it is convenient for the system to bash ‘inconvenient’ people, those who are trying to inform the public at large about what is really going on, then the term conspiracy theory or fake news is readily at hand.

Anybody who is presenting the well-researched and analyzed truth confronting the steady western mainstream media drum-beat of anti-Russia, anti-China, anti-Iran, anti-Syria, anti-Venezuela, anti-Cuba, anti-North Korea, and-so-on… is likely to be labeled CT accordingly.

Or, if anybody dares questioning the official 9/11 version.

Or questions the usefulness of NATO, and instead presents its true purpose, the aggression and warrior nature, steadily and ever more severely menacing the east, notably Russia and China – then one is also stamped a CT.

We need a critical mass to become conscious of what is going on, of what the plans are behind Covid-19, of connecting the dots between corona, Black Lives Matter (BLM), the Woke movement, Antifa protests.

We have to recognize that most of these protest movements are funded and co-sponsored by corporate foundations, by the Ford, Rockefeller, Gates, Open Society foundations – and more – by the very affluent ultra-capitalists that would like us to believe they are on our side – fighting for freedom and against racial discrimination.

We have to be alert to the WEF’s (World Economic Forum) call for a Great Global Reset – leading to a New Green (capitalist) Deal – a new shift of assets from the lower income groups to the – now green shaded – billionaires.

When we start understanding the Big Picture, then we understand covid, and then we are safe.

We have all the elements to understand our constitutional and human rights and stand up for them.


Watch below Michael Moore’s latest film “Planet of the Humans”.


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Peter Koenig is an economist and geopolitical analyst. He is also a water resources and environmental specialist. He worked for over 30 years with the World Bank and the World Health Organization around the world in the fields of environment and water. He lectures at universities in the US, Europe and South America. He writes regularly for Global Research; ICH; New Eastern Outlook (NEO); RT; Countercurrents, Sputnik; PressTV; The 21st Century; Greanville Post; Defend Democracy Press; The Saker Blog, the and other internet sites. He is the author of Implosion – An Economic Thriller about War, Environmental Destruction and Corporate Greed – fiction based on facts and on 30 years of World Bank experience around the globe. He is also a co-author of The World Order and Revolution! – Essays from the Resistance. He is a Research Associate of the Centre for Research on Globalization.

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