VICE – The Rise of the Crisis Actor Conspiracy Movement

Over the past 10 years, a growing online community of conspiracy theorists and hoaxers known as “truthers” has come to question the official narratives behind every mass shooting that is heavily covered by the media. A common thread in these theories is the government’s role in staging the tragedy with the help of mainstream news,…

Peace and dignity for victims of mass shootings.

My name is Lenny Pozner. On December 14, 2012,  thirty minutes after dropping off my 6-year-old son at his elementary school, a mentally ill man stormed the Sandy Hook Elementary School in my small town of Newtown, Connecticut, systematically murdering 6 teachers and staff members and 20 little children. My son, Noah, was shot and…

Truthers: When Conspiracy Meets Reality

In this special report, we explore conspiracy movements that target friends and families of victims in mass tragedies — from the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary to the one at Pulse nightclub in 2016. “Truthers” shows the real-life consequences of online hoaxes that gain millions of followers and disrupt the lives of people like…

Professor James Tracy Continues to Antagonize Lenny Pozner

Professor James Tracy presently continues to antagonize me, despite his legal tribulations with FAU surrounding his views on the validity of the Sandy Hook shooting and my son Noah’s death. In 2015, an article published about the Professor’s harassment of myself and my then wife prompted him to write a letter to the Florida Sun-Sentinel,…

How Jewish Family Of Sandy Hook Victim Was Driven Out Of Boca Raton

Before Sutherland Springs, before Las Vegas, before Orlando, there was Newtown, where a gunman shot 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012. Noah Pozner, whose family is Jewish, was the youngest person shot that day — one of 20 children. Lenny Pozner thought that moving far away from the site of his son’s…