Chip Berlet on the North American Union Conspiracy

PRA Senior Analyst Chip Berlet discusses the new conspiracy theory on the Right that a North American Union will take over America with Norm Stockwell of A Public Affair in May. “Chip Berlet explains how recent right-wing populist fears of a collectivist one-world government and new world order that fueled Cold War anticommunism, mobilized opposition to the Civil Rights Movement, and spawned the armed citizens militia movement in the 1990s, have resurfaced as an elaborate conspiracy theory about the alleged impending creation of a North American Union that would merge the United States, Canada, and Mexico.”

Listen | Posted on 2008-10-30 at 13:14:05

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