10 Widely Believed U.S. Government Conspiracy Theories

10 Widely Believed U.S. Government Conspiracy Theories

Muslim terrorist group al-Qaida claimed responsibility for the attacks. But almost immediately, conspiracy theories started flying around. Some theorists believed that the U.S. government had advance warning of the attacks, but let them happen anyway. Others claimed that the government actually engineered the attacks, and that al-Qaida wasn't even involved. There was also a lack of booming sounds and flashes of light characteristic of explosions [source: Thomas].

About Us

When you want to outsmart the world, you turn to the facts. And the facts are in the science.

Subscribe to our newsletter!