Who Was Victor Thorn?

Victor Thorn founded Sisyphus Press in the fall of 2000 and is the author of 20 books as well as 15 additional chapbooks. He has published the works of numerous writers in the alternative media such as Michael Collins Piper, Adam Gorightly, Mark Glenn, John Kaminski and Joan d’Arc, while also producing five CD-ROMs and DVDs, one of which is a five-disc collection that covers the John F. Kennedy assassination (“Evidence of Revision”). Thorn served as the editor of five anthologies and his political articles have appeared in various newspapers around the country. He has also freelanced for magazines such as Paranoia and The Barnes Review.

In Feb. 2001, Thorn founded Babel Magazine, an online publication that ran until early 2004 and featured some of the first articles devoted to the 9-11 conspiracy.

One of his books, The New World Order Exposed, was translated and published in Japan in 2006, while 9-11 on Trial has been republished by Progressive Press and was also released in France to coincide with the fifth anniversary of 9-11.

After co-hosting “The Victor Thorn Show” on the Reality Radio Network from 2002-2003, in Feb. 2004 he co-founded “WING TV” (World Independent News Group), a daily Internet television and radio talk show viewed in over 100 countries worldwide. In addition, he was a weekly investigative reporter for American Free Press since 2007, serving as AFP’s assignment editor in 2011.

Thorn also made hundreds of different radio appearances (including “Coast-to-Coast AM” and “The Lionel Show” on WOR 710 in New York City) and did weekly one-hour news updates on Alex Merklinger’s “Mysteries of the Mind,” while also appearing weekly on Vyzygoth’s “From the Grassy Knoll” and Frank Whalen’s “Frankly Speaking Radio.”

Thorn was an avid political activist who spoke at the OKC Bombing 10th anniversary as well as before the America First Party. He also protested in six different states, not to mention at Ground Zero on several occasions and in front of the White House in Washington, D.C.