pizzagate

Trump

Trump Just Shared an Anti-Immigrant Tweet from a QAnon Conspiracy Theorist Named 'MAGA Michelle'

“Thank you, and the Wall is under major construction!” Trump responded.
David Uberti
8.15.19
extremism

FBI Says QAnon, Internet Conspiracy Theorists Are National Security Threats

QAnon and Pizzagate have the attention of the feds.
Ben Makuch
8.2.19
conspiracy theories

The Strange, Centuries-Long History of Satanic Pedophile Panics

Modern-day conspiracy theories like Pizzagate and 'QAnon' have roots that stretch back to medieval Europe.
Mark Hay
11.16.18
conspiracy

A Guide to QAnon, the New King of Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories

George Soros, the Illuminati and Snow White are all controlling the world according to a 4channer who has spawned a legion of super-sleuths.
Justin Caffier
6.13.18
Conspiracies

The Integral Role Conspiracies Play in Far-Right Violence

This researcher says we have to stop ignoring the role Alex Jones and other online theorists play in extremism.
Mack Lamoureux
8.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'Pizzagate' Shooter Is Going to Prison

Edgar Welch was given a four-year sentence Thursday after a bogus conspiracy theory led to an all-too-real scare at a DC restaurant.
Drew Schwartz
6.23.17
Pizza

Alex Jones Apologises for Pizzagate, But Rallies Continue

Blame it on the chemtrails.
Alex Swerdloff
3.28.17
2016

Some of the Most Terrible People from the Internet in 2016

Between the Alt-Right Sis and the vlogger's boyfriend, it's been a particularly dire year online.
Bertie Brandes
12.29.16
paranoia

This 'Pizzagate' Art Was Made While High on Infowars' Brain Drugs

Artist Michael Green made political art out of #Pizzagate while under the influence of BrainForce, a neural activation drug purchased on Infowars.com.
DJ Pangburn
12.14.16
Pizza

‘Pizzagate’ Conspiracy Theory Leads to Shots Fired in Pizzeria

Twenty-eight-year old North Carolinian Edgar M. Welch was arrested, and no one was hurt in the incident, but the owner of the pizza place, James Alefantis, his employees, and neighbouring businesses are deeply worried.
Alex Swerdloff
12.6.16
tech

Iggy Azalea’s Beef with Papa John's Is a Serious Wake-Up Call About Consumer Privacy

Iggy Azalea became the butt of many jokes this week when she ranted on Twitter about a Papa John's pizza delivery guy giving out her phone number, but her pizza feud exposes serious privacy issues.
Mary Emily O'Hara
2.12.15