“Conspiracy” in the news

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conspiracy against
conspiracy theories
conspiracy theorists
conspiracy theory
conspiracy to commit

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NBCNews.com
· Lori Vallow called husband Chad Daybell from jail on day missing children's bodies found on his Idaho property  
Daybell is charged with two felony counts of conspiracy to commit destruction, alteration or concealment of evidence and two felony counts of destruction, alteration or concealment of evidence.
mashable.com
Mashable
· Facebook bans troll farm running fake pro-Trump accounts like ‘BlackPeopleVoteForTrump’  
Accounts connected to TruthMedia posted content ranging from coronavirus misinformation to conspiracy theories surrounding U.S. protest movements.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Republicans are still trying to frame Joe Biden with Ukraine  
Johnson’s investigation is being propelled by a chain of information, if one can call it that, that begins with Russian-connected Ukrainians, runs through bonkers conspiracy theorist and presidential “lawyer” Rudy Giuliani, and is then delivered to Johnson.
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· Ex-Saudi intel officer accuses Mohammed bin Salman of ordering his assassination  
In a detailed complaint running more than 100 pages, Aljabri alleges that the Saudi leader orchestrated a conspiracy to kill him in Canada that parallels one that resulted in the death and dismemberment of Jamal Khashoggi, the dissident Saudi columnist.
www.aljazeera.com
Al Jazeera
· Facebook removes small pro-Trump network based in Romania  
Facebook said on Thursday that it recently removed a small network of accounts operating from Romania that had been promoting United States President Donald Trump's re-election campaign with stories about his support from conservatives, Black Americans, Christians and followers of the QAnon web of conspiracy theories.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Facebook disables Romanian network masquerading as pro-Trump Americans  
It also invoked themes associated with the QAnon conspiracy theory, whose adherents believe Trump is battling a cabal of deep-state saboteurs who worship Satan and traffic children for sex.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Former Saudi intelligence officer accuses crown prince of ordering his assassination in Canada  
In a detailed complaint running more than 100 pages, Aljabri alleges that the Saudi leader orchestrated a conspiracy to kill him in Canada that parallels one that resulted in the death and dismemberment of Jamal Khashoggi, the dissident Saudi columnist and Washington Post contributor.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Martin Peretz, on Israeli-Palestinian Peace  
The senator placed the general at the epicenter of “a conspiracy so immense and an infamy so black as to dwarf any previous such venture in the history of man.”
www.nbcnews.com
NBCNews.com
· Facebook removes troll farm posing as African-American support for Donald Trump  
It also removed hundreds of fake accounts linked to conservative media outlet The Epoch Times that pushed pro-Trump conspiracy theories about coronavirus and protests in the U.S.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· 9 New Books We Recommend This Week  
“She identifies layers of disenchantment: nostalgia for the moral purpose of the Cold War, disappointment with meritocracy, the appeal of conspiracy theories” and “the ‘cantankerous nature of modern discourse itself.’”