- New York Magazine 20:22May 18, 2022The ReAwaken America Tour Is the Start of QAnon 2.0The conspiracy theory that has gripped the conservative movement is evolving. But into what?
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- Business Insider 09:48May 10, 2022QAnon adherents are trawling the border to pick up migrant children under the belief that they're being trafficked by pedophiles: reportA band of QAnon followers guided by a conspiracy theory is intercepting tired and hungry migrant children in Arizona, per The New York Times.
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- Business Insider 09:14May 9, 2022Ohio GOP primary winner J.R. Majewski once displayed a 19,000-square-foot 'Trump 2Q2Q' sign on his lawn in an apparent reference to QAnon: reportJ.R. Majewski, who won the GOP primary for Ohio's 9th congressional district on May 5, has often praised and defended the QAnon movement online.
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- Business Insider 04:36April 14, 2022Arizona, California, Florida have the most QAnon-aligned candidates running for federal and state office: reportAt least 78 QAnon-aligned candidates are on ballots across the country, a new analysis of public records has found; they've raised $20 million this cycle.
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- Business Insider 13:19April 5, 2022Marjorie Taylor Greene said 3 GOP senators are 'pro-pedophile' for backing Ketanji Brown Jackson to join SCOTUS, recycling a QAnon smearIn remarks that drew condemnation, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene groundlessly accused 3 GOP senators of being "pro-pedophile."
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- Business Insider 11:02April 1, 2022The FEC is quizzing Arizona Congress hopeful and suspected QAnon ringleader Ron Watkins on why he failed to declare around 40% of his campaign fundsThe Federal Election Commission is asking Watkins to clarify the source of an additional $20,626.15 in funds not declared in a previous filing.
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- New York Magazine 18:47March 26, 2022QAnon’s Takeover of the Republican Party Is Virtually CompleteIt would be hilarious if it didn’t involve people in positions of real influence.
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- Business Insider 21:26March 25, 2022Clarence Thomas' wife believed 'the Biden crime family' and 'ballot fraud co-conspirators' would be 'living in barges off GITMO to face military tribunals for sedition,' texts showGinni Thomas pushed QAnon-adjacent conspiracy theories and strategized about ways to overturn the 2020 election 'Heist' in texts with Mark Meadows.
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- New York Magazine 02:02March 25, 2022Ginni Thomas Urged Mark Meadows to Overturn Election in Unhinged TextsIt looks like the Supreme Court Justice’s wife is pretty into QAnon.
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- Breitbart News 07:31March 23, 2022MSNBC's Reid: GOP Attempted to Tie Judge Jackson Child Pornography 'to Activate QAnon Voters'MSNBC anchor Joy Reid said Tuesday on "The Last Word" that the Republican senators questioning Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson were trying to tie her to child pornography "to activate QAnon voters in November."
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- Business Insider 22:31March 1, 2022Inside the mind of a potential January 6 juror: 'I just heard guilty in my head'A potential juror in the first January 6 trial was disqualified after expressing anger over the January 6 attack and the QAnon conspiracy movement.
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- Business Insider 01:41March 1, 2022'QAnon Shaman' is looming large in the memories of potential jurors at the first January 6 trialPotential jurors in the first January 6 trial said the poster boy of the January 6 attack — "QAnon Shaman" Jacob Chansley — remains vivid in their minds.
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- Business Insider 23:54February 19, 2022A Trump supporter who marched to the US Capitol on January 6 now compares the 'Stop the Steal' movement to a 'cult'Keith Scott told CNN that he "felt like a patriot that was standing beside our Founding Fathers speaking up against King George" on January 6.
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- The Guardian 09:00February 13, 2022The UK’s homegrown conspiracy groups with links to QAnonThe British anti-vax community is small – but well organisedThe most comprehensive analysis of the UK’s anti-vax community reveals that just 0.32% of the population is active in the movement, contradicting its claim to represent “the 99%”.The first analysis of its kind shows that the anti-vax movement is far smaller than expected, with about 220,000 unique active users identified within a network of 427 groups on the messaging app Telegram, its preferred platform. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 16:24February 11, 2022Michael Flynn's sister-in-law sued CNN for $100 million, accusing it of falsely linking her to QAnonValerie Flynn said CNN made it look like she was reciting a QAnon chant when she was pledging an oath to the US Constitution.
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- New York Times 01:48February 8, 2022A Moment for Canada’s Far Right, Still Struggling for SupportThe country’s political system has made it hard for fringe groups to gain influence. But a new cause, and fund-raising across borders, could begin to fuel Canadian populists.
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- Business Insider 23:44February 7, 2022Tories tell Boris Johnson to apologise for Saville accusations after crowd swarms Keir StarmerA mob of people surrounded Labour leader Keir Starmer, calling him a 'paedo protector' after Johnson accused him of failing to prosecute Jimmy Savile.
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- Business Insider 15:10February 6, 2022Election-denying Trump loyalists are running for obscure offices to influence future elections in battleground statesNevada candidate Jim Marchant said that the Coalition of America First secretary of state candidates is working to "fix" the electoral system.
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- Business Insider 07:41February 3, 2022QAnon leader Ron Watkins claimed he would raise $1 million dollars while running for Congress. He's raised just over $30,000.Watkins' war chest includes a $2,354 loan from his father, Jim Watkins, with the rest of it coming from smaller donations contributed by 25 people.
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- Business Insider 15:08February 2, 2022Boris Johnson's use of a far-right conspiracy theory is 'Trumpian' and could embolden QAnon in the UK, experts warnBoris Johnson repeated a widely debunked conspiracy theory about Keir Starmer. Experts and Tory MPs believe it risks damaging the UK's democracy.
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- Business Insider 19:09January 18, 2022QAnon followers want Trump to run again and choose JFK Jr. — who died in 1999 — as his VP pickMembers of the far-right group believe JFK Jr., who died in a plane crash, is actually alive, supports Trump, and will soon show himself publicly.
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- The Guardian(UK) 00:00January 16, 2022Concern for UK security as anti-vaxxer groups evolve towards US-style militiasCounter-terrorism officials are monitoring movement amid military-style training and lurch towards violent extremismCounter-terrorism officials and police are increasingly concerned over the trajectory of the UK’s anti-vaxxer movement as it evolves towards violent extremism and the formation of US-style militias.Boris Johnson is among those receiving direct security updates on individuals prepared to “undermine national health security”. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 10:14January 8, 2022QAnon influencer who spread conspiracy theories and misinformation about COVID-19 dies after contracting the virus"I'm exhausted and I have no, I'm very, very weak. I have no strength. I haven't eaten in four days," Cirsten Weldon said in one of her final videos.
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- Business Insider 15:08January 6, 2022QAnon networks are evading Twitter's crackdown on disinformation to pump out pro-Capitol-riot propaganda, study saysAccording to a new study, large QAnon networks are evading Twitter's disinformation crackdown to flood the platform with disinformation.
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- Business Insider 08:24January 5, 2022The Trump team's 22-page communications playbook to overturn the election had QAnon influencer Ron Watkins playing a key roleWatkins, who is rumored to have seeded the QAnon conspiracy theory, was listed in a comms plan for a 10-day media blitz leading up to January 6, 2021.
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- Business Insider 07:05December 23, 2021Emmanuel Macron's wife said she will sue over a far-right internet conspiracy theory that claims she is a transgender womanThe disinformation was first published by a French far-right journal, which claimed to have conducted a three-year investigation into Brigitte Macron.
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- Business Insider 18:22December 18, 2021'QAnon Shaman' Jacob Chansley compared himself to Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., and Jesus Christ in interview from prisonSpeaking from prison, QAnon Shaman Jacob Chansley went on a right-wing podcast to discuss his political views and prison conditions.
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- Business Insider 22:00December 17, 2021A Capitol rioter who threw a fire extinguisher at police just got the longest prison sentence yet in a January 6 case"You're not being sentenced for your political views," a judge told Robert Scott Palmer before giving him the longest prison term yet in a January 6 case.
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- Snopes 19:33December 8, 2021QAnon Group Holed Up in Dallas Awaits Trump and JFK’s Return (Still)Some are calling the group in Dallas a cult.
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- Business Insider 01:29December 1, 2021'QAnon Shaman' Jacob Chansley is appealing his 41-month prison sentence after pleading guilty for his role in Jan. 6 insurrectionLawyers for Jacob Chansley told Insider they are preserving the option to appeal while they "discuss the matter further with Mr. Chansley."
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- The Guardian 09:00November 29, 2021Michael Flynn appears to have called QAnon ‘total nonsense’ despite his linksTrump ally reportedly says conspiracy theory a ‘disinformation campaign’ created by CIA and the left, apparent recording revealsMichael Flynn, Donald Trump’s first national security adviser, appears to have called QAnon “total nonsense” and a “disinformation campaign” created by the CIA and the political left – despite his own extensive links to the conspiracy theory and seeming eagerness to serve as its hero.Flynn’s apparent statement was revealed by Lin Wood, a pro-Trump attorney and QAnon supporter once allied with the disgraced former general. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 16:30November 26, 2021A QAnon leader in Canada told her 70,000 followers to 'shoot to kill' doctors vaccinating kids against COVID-19Romula Didulo has a history of calling for violence action in Canada during the pandemic, though none of her commands appear to have been carried out.
< Politics, News, News UK, QAnon >
- New York Magazine 15:00November 24, 2021‘Michael Always Says There’s No Coincidences’A demolition contractor turned numerology guru fills the void at the heart of QAnon, bringing his followers to Dealey Plaza to revive the Kennedys.
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- Business Insider 14:37November 24, 2021Rittenhouse says he fired former attorney Lin Wood because of his support for QAnon and election-fraud conspiracy theories"He's insane… how he thinks he's God and he just says all these weird things," said Rittenhouse of Lin Wood, who used to represent him.
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- Observer 18:02November 18, 2021Only Occasionally Real Time With Bill MaherThe 65-year-old comedian's stand-up act positions himself as someone who simply doesn't want to change his habits.
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- Business Insider 07:08November 18, 2021Matt Gaetz said his office is open to hiring Kyle Rittenhouse as a congressional intern if he's 'interested in helping the country in additional ways'A 12-member jury is currently deliberating whether Rittenhouse is guilty of five felony charges, including first-degree homicide.
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- Business Insider 01:43November 18, 2021Chris Christie rails against Marjorie Taylor Greene's 'reprehensible, crazy' conspiracy theories and urges the GOP to denounce herChristie has also condemned the 2020 election conspiracy theories Trump continues to spread, but won't rule out supporting him in 2024.
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- Business Insider 21:28November 17, 2021Jesus, Gandhi, and MLK all got mentions inside the courtroom where the 'QAnon Shaman' was sentenced to prison for his role in the Capitol riotJacob Chansley, AKA the QAnon Shaman, referenced Gandhi and Jesus as he charmed the judge who handed down the largest January 6 sentence to date.
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- Snopes 21:11November 17, 2021Jan. 6 Rioter Who Carried Spear and Wore Horns Got 41 MonthsJacob Chansley, the spear-carrying Jan. 6 rioter whose horned fur hat, bare chest and face paint made him one of the more recognizable figures in the assault on the Capitol, was sentenced to 41 months in prison.
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- Business Insider 17:00November 17, 2021The FBI raided the home of a Colorado elections official accused of leaking data that appeared on a QAnon forumTina Peters is accused of leaking information that was later shared on Ron Watkins' Telegram forum. She says she's a victim of government persecution.
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- Business Insider 14:03November 17, 2021Sidney Powell tried to get the DOD to 'rescue' the CIA director, citing a QAnon conspiracy theory that claimed she was captured in Germany, book saysPowell believed then-CIA Director Gina Haspel was hurt and captured during a mission to steal a computer server in Germany, Jonathan Karl wrote.
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- Business Insider 08:42November 14, 2021Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn calls for one religion in America"If we are going to have one nation under God, which we must, we have to have one religion," Flynn said.
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- Business Insider 21:20November 10, 2021Justice Department seeks a 4-year prison sentence for the QAnon Shaman, calling him the 'flagbearer' for insurrectionistsThe 51-month sentence against Jacob Chansley is the longest requested by prosecutors in the litany of January 6 cases, CNN reported.
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- Business Insider 04:18November 10, 2021The 'QAnon Shaman' quotes 'Forrest Gump' in a new sentencing memo requesting his release for time servedSince Jacob Chansley was arrested in January, a judge has thrice denied his requests for release, citing concerns he poses a continued flight risk.
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- Business Insider 16:42November 9, 2021QAnon believers who flocked to Dallas to see JFK Jr. reappear are refusing to leave, saying they want to set up a permanent HQ thereHundreds of QAnon followers gathered in Dallas last Tuesday, and dozens were pictured in the city days later forming a giant "Q."
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- Snopes 02:14November 5, 2021QAnon Believers Went to Dealey Plaza Expecting Arrival of Deceased JFK Jr.Spoiler alert: He didn't show.
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- Business Insider 14:47November 3, 2021Hundreds of QAnon supporters gathered in Dallas because they believed JFK Jr was going to appear and announce that he wasn't deadSupporters of QAnon, the online conspiracy theory movement, baselessly believe that John F Kennedy Jr, who died in 1999, is covertly guiding them.
< Politics, QAnon, JFK Jr, Donald Trump, Conspiracy Theories, News UK, Dallas >
- New York Magazine 00:36November 3, 2021QAnon Rally Fails to Revive JFK Jr. From the DeadQ followers gathered on the plaza where JFK was assassinated in the hope that his late son would appear and fulfill their prophecy.
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- New York Magazine 22:05October 28, 2021Who Is Ron Watkins, the QAnon Celebrity Running for Congress?Everything you need to know about why people think Watkins is Q, his campaign to unseat an Arizona congressman, and whether he actually has a shot.
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