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39. NY Magazine whitewashes dangerous pseudoscience

A conversation with Lucien Greaves

The notion of "repressed memories" has been widely discredited, yet it stubbornly persists—on trash TV, in poorly researched self-help books, and now on the website of New York Magazine.

In this episode of Failed State Update, Lucien Greaves, the co-founder of The Satanic Temple, breaks down "The Memory War" by Katie Heaney, a weird example of pro-conspiracy theory agitprop that has more to do with QAnon than legitimate reportage.

"The Memory War" by Katie Heaney:

"Lying For Pseudoscience," Lucien Greaves' rebuttal:

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