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Liz Wahl traces the roots and rise of America's modern political extremists, conspiracy and disinformation movements

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Liz Wahl traces the roots and rise of America's modern political extremists, conspiracy and disinformation movements

    Christian Nationalism, Conspiracy, and a Curious Admiration for the Taliban

    Christian Nationalism, Conspiracy, and a Curious Admiration for the Taliban

    Liz Wahl speaks to Political Scientist Paul DJupe about the role of religion in the embrace of conspiracy, authoritarianism and partisan admiration for the Taliban.

    • 22 min
    The Right to Lie

    The Right to Lie

    What lies go too far under the law? Mass lies on the internet have put public health and democracy in peril. Jeff Kosseff, a law professor at the U.S. Naval Academy and author of the book, “The 26 Words that Created the Internet” discusses the legal limits of the right to lie.

    • 21 min
    Republican Defector Warns of Anti-Vaxxer Violence Against Local Officials

    Republican Defector Warns of Anti-Vaxxer Violence Against Local Officials

    A former Republican that now tracks extremism in his former party warns that instead of a January 6th style attempted coup, former Trump officials are working on the grassroots level by encouraging anti-vaxxers and other conspiracy theorists to target local officials such as school board members.

    • 32 min
    Tucker Carlson Goes Abroad to Praise Authoritarianism, A QAnon Father Kills His 2 Kids

    Tucker Carlson Goes Abroad to Praise Authoritarianism, A QAnon Father Kills His 2 Kids

    Tucker Carlson goes abroad to praise authoritarians and a QAnon father kills his two kids. A conversation with a former Republican that left the party he says is now a cult.

    • 31 min
    The Disinformation Insurrection

    The Disinformation Insurrection

    Liz Wahl speaks to Finnish journalist Jessikka Aro about her battle to hold online trolls and disinformation superspreaders accountable in the courtroom. After years of investigating foreign propaganda campaigns targeting the U.S., we examine the evolution of an information war that pushed Americans to alternate realities and political extremism.

    • 37 min
    Truthers

    Truthers

    Liz Wahl dives in to the real-world consequences of the "truther" movements, conspiracy theories and hoaxes tied to tragedies such the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and other mass shootings. This episode explores the psychology of disinformation that destroys rational society.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

Cs. Lin ,

Knowledgeable Podcast

This Radicalized podcast provides detailed information and analysis of a wide variety of current affairs topics.The subject matter experts are diverse and highly knowledgeable.
It is presented in a purely factual manner in a way that simply helps to provide more information to the listener.So i love it.

Anger Holei ,

Great hosting and reporting..!

Thanks for this great podcast.I appreciate your truth-telling and rigorous reporting, especially during this challenging time. Love Paul DJupe, gives it a feeling of a true conversation rather than an interview.

Victor Nycz ,

Thank You....!

Thank you Liz Wahl for gifting such a beautiful podcast show I look forward to every time for the new episode and you are great i got a lot of idea and news from your podcast,that have been possible just for you.

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