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Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Russiagate

Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Russiagate

. by Thomas L. Knapp “An epidemic terror seized upon the nations,” wrote Charles Mackay in his 1841 masterpiece, Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds. “It was a crime imputed with so much ease, and repelled with so much difficulty, that the powerful, whenever they wanted to ruin the weak, and could fix […]