UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry

New videos posted February 2014

February 23, 2014

 COASTTOCOASTAM – was  on coasttocoastam Saturday April 12  midnight – 2:00 a.m. CDT  discussing “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” –  audio on youtube at  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2R_O18irHus “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” – the video Two versions of a presentation on “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” by Richard Thieme, a contributing author to the […]

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A Confession: Out of the Closet on UFOs

February 16, 2014

An op ed in the crossroads section of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Let me put it to you straight. For 35 years I have been exploring and investigating UFOs and UFOlogy (both the serious endeavor and the silly speculative fare that fills popular culture) and … well, UFOs are real: They fly, they evince technologies […]

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Richard Thieme at these events to discuss “UFOs and Government”

September 22, 2013

Richard Thieme will discuss “UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” at these events:   COMING NEXT:         Previous: 2012 Grafton – Nov 12, 2012 Waterford – Dec 5, 2012 2013 Butler – Jan 15 2013 6:30 p.m. – 6 Random Lake – Feb. 4, 2013 Racine– Thursday March 7, 2013 Wauwatosa – […]

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Michael Swords on the Extraterrestrial Hypothesis

August 28, 2013

www.cufos.org Box 31335, Chicago, IL  60631 (773) 271-3611 The Center for UFO Studies (CUFOS) is an international group of scientists, academics, investigators, and volunteers dedicated to the continuing examination and analysis of the UFO phenomenon. Our purpose is to promote serious scientific interest in UFOs and to serve as an archive for reports, documents, and […]

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Fox Point’s Richard Thieme discusses UFO research book at North Shore library

May 21, 2013

http://www.mequonnow.com/news/mequon-author-discusses-research-book-at-north-shore-library-b9913236z1-208206201.html Fox Point’s Richard Thieme discusses UFO research book at North Shore library By Danielle Switalski May 20, 2013 Fox Point — “Excuse me, can you tell me what a typical UFO looks like?” Fox Point resident Richard Thieme asked a random woman at Stonecreek Coffee on Port Washington Road last week. “Isn’t it kind […]

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A Short List of Selected Resources on UFOs for further reading

March 1, 2013

A Short List of Selected Resources on UFOs   UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry (Anomalist Books: 2012) by Dr. Michael Swords, a retired professor who taught at Western Michigan University for 30 years, and Robert Powell, with co-authors Clas Svahn, Vicente-Juan Ballester-Olmos, Bill Chalker, Barry Greenwood, Richard Thieme, Jan Aldrich and Steve Purcell – […]

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A Review in CHOICE recommending inclusion in all academic libraries

March 1, 2013

CHOICE: a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries. A Division of the American Library Association. www.choicemag.org   CURRENT REVIEWS FOR ACADEMIC LIBRARIES FEBRUARY 2013 VOL. 50 NO.06 SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES History, Geography and Area Studies   The following review appeared in the February 2013 issue of CHOICE.   UFOs and government: […]

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” the best book about the UFO phenomena that was ever written” – a review by Giuliano Marinkovic

February 28, 2013

“UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry” is an exceptional and exciting book. Written by the UFO History Group – serious researchers and historians composed of Swords, Powell, Svahn, Olmos, Chalker, Greenwood, Thieme, Aldrich and Purcell – it brings analytical complexity of the UFO phenomena from World War II up to current days. Their work stands […]

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“a triumph of sober, conscientious scholarship unlikely to be equaled for years to come” – a review

February 28, 2013

UFOs and Government: A Historical Inquiry A Book Review By Jerome Clark   Among the most discussed issues in UFO history, dating back to the advent of flying discs in the latter 1940s, are these:  What does the U.S. government know about UFOs, and is it concealing earth-shaking secrets? The issue formed the core of […]

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“thoroughly researched and enjoyable, a magnificent contribution to our knowledge” – a review by Keith Basterfield

February 26, 2013

“UFOs and Government.” Keith Basterfield   As many blog readers will be aware, I facilitated a team of Adelaide based researchers (members of the Australian UFO Research Association) who looked for, located, and documented the file holdings of the Australian government, between 2003-2008. I now continue this work as an individual, as I slowly find […]

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