I’m not much of a conspiracy theorist. As it turns out, many people aren’t. But in the wake of Epstein’s absurd death, all of America has donned the tinfoil hat. The official story of Epstein’s suicide is riddled with holes; it’s a conspiracy theorists dream. The mere fact that a billionaire such as Epstein is engaged in human trafficking in the first place is already a big deal when it comes to conspiracy theories. The problem, though, is that the FBI is now going after conspiracy theories just in time for Epstein’s demise.
FBI Goes After Conspiracy Theorists
An FBI document posted by Yahoo! News indicates that conspiracy theories are a new domestic terrorism threat. According to the FBI document, “conspiracy theory-driven domestic extremists” are a growing issue. Specifically, the document mentions QAnon, a group that thinks Trump is being targeted by the deep state.
Believe in "Q"? Conspiracy theories? Do you believe the Federal Government engages in "Secret or malevolent" acts? If so, the Justice Department can now declare you a domestic terrorist. I shit thee not.
— John McAfee (@officialmcafee) August 4, 2019
One of the instances of violence stemming from conspiracy theories according to the FBI document is pizzagate. You know, the conspiracy theory that posited that billionaire elites engaged in sex trafficking and pedophilia. Who would believe that? Good job FBI, we wouldn’t want any of that wrongthink.
So Epstein is dead. That’s no surprise. What is surprising is the mass red-pill his death bestowed upon all of America. The people of the United States (and the world, for that matter) are wholly questioning the narrative regardless of their political beliefs. This is because the official story makes absolutely no sense. Here’s why.
"Just because your conspiracy theory predicted what would happen with Jeffrey Epstein doesn't mean that there's any evidence that it's true," is something blue-pilled people say with a straight face.
— Michael Malice (@michaelmalice) August 11, 2019
Friends in High Places
Epstein was a pedophile sex trafficker with friends in high places. To think he’s the only one corrupted in this way by wealth and power would be foolish. As Vanity Fair explains:
Giuffre also alleges Epstein and [Ghislaine] Maxwell told her to have sex with former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson; former Democratic Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell; the late MIT computer scientist Marvin Minsky; and MC2 model agency cofounder Jean Luc Brunel, as well as an unnamed “prince,” “foreign president,” and owner of “a French hotel chain.” Giuffre previously alleged she had been forced by Epstein and Maxwell to have sex with lawyer Alan Dershowitz and Britain’s Prince Andrew.
Yeah, because they’re going to let the guy with these connections live. I presume whatever is on the record only scratches the surface of Epstein’s personal relationships. Epstein was rich, and he had rich friends. He even had an island where he took his rich friends. He was involved in some shady stuff with shady people. But a dead man tells no tales. The motive to silence Epstein is undoubtedly present. As James Sweet clearly explained:
Both sides are politicizing an issue that isn’t political at all. The elitists accused of working with Epstein are deflecting the issue towards the general American populace. Instead of the proper us (the American people) versus them (the pedophilic elite) mentality, it is, once again, an issue of Republicans versus Democrats. Pedophilia is not a trait that is politically exclusive.
In addition, the way the prison handled Epstein is questionable at best. First, Epstein was taken off of suicide watch less than a week after attempting suicide. Next, the prison moved his roommate for an unknown reason. On top of that, the guards were working heavy overtime and skipped checking in on Epstein the night before he died.
There was a Twitter rumor that the camera in his cell malfunctioned, thus nobody can confirm that he actually killed himself via video evidence. This is not true. Rather, the cameras in the 9 South wing, where Epstein was held, only watched outside the cells. Thus, nobody can confirm that he actually killed himself via video evidence.
Furthermore, a former inmate of the 9 South wing claims there’s no way he killed himself:
There’s no way that man could have killed himself. I’ve done too much time in those units. It’s an impossibility.
Between the floor and the ceiling is like eight or nine feet. There’s no way for you to connect to anything.
You have sheets, but they’re paper level, not strong enough. He was 200 pounds — it would never happen.
When you’re on suicide watch, they put you in this white smock, a straight jacket. They know a person cannot be injurious to themselves.
With all of this evidence on the table, it’s hypothetically possible (and not unlikely) that a friend in a high place killed Epstein. However, there is no direct evidence to indicate this.
In Defense of Conspiracy Theories
In the aforementioned FBI document, another factor driving the intensity of this threat is “the uncovering of real conspiracies or cover-ups involving illegal, harmful, or unconstitutional activities by government officials or leading political figures.” Essentially, the FBI is saying that people might get violent if their government lies to them, and that’s a domestic terror threat.
I’m not saying that someone murdered Epstein and I’m not saying someone didn’t. What I am saying is that we need to be able to ask questions about the official narrative in media and government, because not every conspiracy theory is false. For example, it used to be a conspiracy theory that the government collects call data. Thanks to Edward Snowden, we know this to be true. It also used to be a conspiracy theory that the government could listen through phones and watch through webcams.
It used to be a conspiracy theory that our country’s elites traffic children. In the wake of Epstein, we know this to be true. However, we do not know how widespread the phenomena is.
Every American reserves the right to question via the First Amendment and the rights enumerated within. Yet, the FBI’s targeting of conspiracy theorists sets a dangerous precedent in the quest for truth in America.
So I leave you with this. Don’t get bullied into accepting the official narrative when it stinks of obvious BS. But don’t drink the conspiracy kool-aid either. Avoid blanket assumptions that all conspiracy theories are true/false, and think for yourself.
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