You can choose the size of the video you would like to embed below. Next, copy the embed code that is available in the box below. Paste this code on to your website to display the video.
If you experience problems embedding videos, please contact us.
The Washington Post
August 20, 2013 AT 12:04 PM
Conspiracy theories have been an entrenched part of American politics for centuries, from the Red Scare to 9/11 trutherism. Author Jessie Walker argues in his book "The United States of Paranoia" that these beliefs aren't theories to be debunked so much as folklore to be examined. He goes On Background with Nia-Malika Henderson.