On 14 December 2012, twenty year old Adam Lanza entered the Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut USA and shot to death twenty children aged between six and seven together with six members of staff. Before the shooting Lanza had killed his mother at home.  The mass shooting took a little over six minutes after which Lanza killed himself.

The Sandy Hook massacre was an undisputable fact until Alex Jones, the creator of the ultra-right internet show ‘Infowars’, began to broadcast that the event was a fake shooting orchestrated by either the government or gun control advocates.  His argument was that the US