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Money, Mystery and Millionaires: The Panama Papers

 Money, Mystery and Millionaires: The Panama Papers

You’ve probably heard of shell companies, tax havens and offshore trusts. But how common are they? How many people use these techniques as a way to squirrel away money from the prying eyes of taxpayers, governments and nonbillionaires? What exactly did these Panama Papers reveal? See more »

ISIS Recruitment Tactics

 ISIS Recruitment Tactics

The advent of social media technology has made global communication easier than ever before - yet this innovation creates opportunities for evil as well as good. Learn how ISIS is using social media to manipulate, groom and ultimately recruit people across the planet. See more »

Petrodollar 101

 Petrodollar 101

When oil is traded in US cash, the currency is called a petrodollar. It's a fundamental part of international trade -- but it's also a continual source of conspiratorial allegations. Join Matt and Ben as they explore the fact and fiction surrounding the petrodollar. See more »

False Flag Attacks

 False Flag Attacks

Imagine if a government disguised its operatives as members of some other organization -- and then attacked itself. While this might sound crazy, several historians have argued that false flag attacks are more than just conspiracy theories. See more »

Operation Gladio: Invisible Armies and The Secret War

 Operation Gladio: Invisible Armies and The Secret War

At the close of WWII, US allies created secret, 'stay-behind' armies, designed to protect the population in the event of a Communist invasion. So why are they linked with terrorist groups? What were these secret armies actually doing, and - perhaps more importantly - did they ever stop? See more »

Can you really be anonymous online?

 Can you really be anonymous online?

In today's episode, our friends at TechStuff join us for a closer look at the tricky business of staying anonymous on the internet, as well as the facts about the NSA's surveillance program. See more »