Alex Jones claims ‘psychosis’ made him lie about Sandy Hook

A perennial discussion point in Hoaxtead Research’s comments section for the past four years has been the “mad versus bad” debate: are those who promote the Hampstead SRA hoax motivated by mental illness, malevolent intent, or some combination of the two? Yesterday we learned that U.S.-based high-profile conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has plumped for the…

Two Sandy Hook parents are suing Alex Jones

In a pair of defamation lawsuits filed Monday in Austin, Texas, the parents of two children who were killed during the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School claim that false allegations made by conspiracy entrepreneur Alex Jones have led to death threats against them. Each lawsuit is seeking more than US$1 million in damages…