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A Closer Look at the ‘QAnon Shaman’ Leading the Mob

Conspirituality — in which New Age wellness meets conspiracy culture — helped stoke the riot on Capitol Hill

Jake Angeli (center) stands outside the Senate chamber. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

There’s not much I can add to all that will be written about Wednesday’s day of infamy, when a mob of Donald Trump supporters stormed Capitol Hill, but I can perhaps shed light on one aspect of it…

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Jules Evans

Jules Evans

Author of Philosophy for Life and other books. Honorary fellow, Centre for the History of the Emotions. www.philosophyforlife.org.

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