How Demagogues Spawn Systems of Oppression & Violence
PREJUDICE + POWER = OPPRESSION
(Prejudiced Beliefs + Discriminatory Acts + Power Structure Dominance = Societal Systems of Oppression)
A Formula to Help Unravel the Dynamics & Intersectionality of
Prejudice | Privilege | Supremacism | Bigotry | Denigration | Discrimination | Power | Oppression
Dualism | Scapegoating | Demonization | Conspiracism | Dehumanization | Demagoguery
Aggression | Apocalyptic Aggression | Segregation | Ethnoviolence | Slavery | Expulsion | Genocide
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Barkun, Michael. 2003. A Culture of Conspiracy: Apocalyptic Visions in Contemporary America. Berkeley: Univ. of California.
Chermak , Steven M. . Searching for a Demon: The Media Construction of the Militia Movement. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2002;
Crothers , Lane . Rage on the Right: The American Militia Movement from Ruby Ridge to Homeland Security, Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2003.
Davis, David Brion, ed., 1972. The Fear of Conspiracy: Images of Un–American Subversion from the Revolution to the Present. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
Fenster, M. 1999. Conspiracy theories: Secrecy and power in American culture. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press.
Goldberg, Robert Alan. 2001. Enemies Within: The Culture of Conspiracy in Modern America. New Haven: Yale University Press.
Pipes, Daniel.  1998. The Hidden Hand: Middle East Fears of Conspiracy. New York: St. Martin’s Press.
Pipes, Daniel . (1997). Conspiracy: How the Paranoid Style Flourishes and Where it Comes From . New York: The Free Press.
Examples of conspiracism within Islam
Amini, Muhammad Safwat al-Saqqa, and Sa’di Abu Habib. (1982). Freemasonry, English version, New York City: The Muslim World League. Arabic version, Makkah al-Mukarramah, Saudi Arabia: The Muslim World League, 1980.
El-Amin, Mustafa,  1990. Al-Islam, Christianity, and Freemasonry. Jersey City, NJ: New Mind productions.
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