An in-depth review of Mattias Desmet’s The Psychology of Totalitarianism which shows a huge amount of sloppy argumentation, outright mistakes and deceptions by the author.
Broadcasts by a serious journalistic investigative programme have led to the Dutch government setting up a commission to investigate satanic ritual abuse. But why? Are their clues really more serious than conspiracy theories like QAnon?
I was sued by one of the authors of a book I had reviewed. He felt that my review had caused him unquantified damages and that publishing it had been an ‘unlawful act’. On 18 November the court has dismissed all his demands. My freedom of speech prevails over his hurt feelings!
On 12 June 2018, I published a book review of Patronen van Bedrog, a book written by Willem Middelkoop and Tim Dollee. The title translates into Patterns of Deception. In this review (published on Kloptdatwel.nl) I argue that this is not a very good book, to say the least. It repeats conspiracy theories thrown up […]
According to truthers NIST had to admit reluctantly that WTC7 came down at free fall. My analysis shows that the calculation of NIST is questionable and that an argument can be made that the acceleration was a bit lower than the free fall acceleration.