Mitch Horowitz was raised in a world of Bigfoot stories, UFO sightings, and Carlos Castaneda books. He grew determined to find the truth behind it all—and today Mitch is a PEN Award-winning historian and the author of books including Occult America; One Simple Idea: How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life; and Mind As Builder: The Positive-Mind Metaphysics of Edgar Cayce.Mitch has written on everything from the war on witches to the secret life of Ronald Reagan for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Salon, andPolitico.
The Washington Postsays Mitch “treats esoteric ideas and movements with an even-handed intellectual studiousness that is too often lost in today’s raised-voice discussions.” He is the voice of popular audio books including AlcoholicsAnonymous. A longtime publishing executive, Mitch has published authors, living and dead, including David Lynch and Manly P. Hall.
Author and researcher Mitch Horowitz discussed the growing popularity of witchcraft, and the worldwide revival of Wicca and pagan traditions. Yet, with this upsurge, there has been an unfortunate growing wave of violence against witches. Followed by Open Lines in the latter half.
In the first half, chronicler of the occult and esoteric, Mitch Horowitz, discussed the "13 steps to riches" (from Napoleon Hill's classic book Think and Grow Rich), why they work, and the one thing that people... More »
First half guest Mitch Horowitz talked to George about the history of occult and the paranormal connected to the office of the President of the United States. He related the occult interests of Ronald and Nancy Reagan and their lifelong use of psychics on a sometimes daily basis. Also discussed were the mystical roots of Donald Trump's... More »
Author and editor Mitch Horowitz joined George in the first half. He talked about the origins of many superstitions and how they affect everything from marriage ceremonies to presidential elections. He says that superstitions are common and very similar throughout the world and across cultures. "Sound Off" Open Lines where... More »
On a festive Thanksgiving evening, George Noory welcomed surprise guests coming in through the Secret Door. In separate one-hour segments, we heard from the well-known voice of esoteric ideas, Mitch Horowitz, research physicist and author Stan Deyo, paranormal researcher More »
In the first half, editor-in-chief of Tarcher/Penguin Books and well-known voice of esoteric ideas, Mitch Horowitz, discussed how some powerful world leaders have used the occult as well as various divination techniques and rituals. Open Lines followed in the second half.
In the first half, editor in chief of Tarcher/Penguin Books, and well-known voice of occult and esoteric ideas, Mitch Horowitz, discussed the core discovery of the 21st century: how thought controls reality.
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In the first half, author and investment advisor, Catherine Austin Fitts, shared her unique perspective on how to navigate the opportunities and risks in the global financial system and political economy.
In the latter half, well-known voice of occult and esoteric ideas, More »
In the first half of the program, host Dave Schrader (email) welcomed well-known voice of occult and esoteric ideas, Mitch Horowitz, for a discussion on the history of superstitions including the popular fear of... More »
Author and publisher Marshall Masters discussed a specific crop circle, seen in Avebury Manor, UK in 2008, that depicts the planets in our solar system in the position they'll be in on December 21, 2012. According to his decoding of the crop formation's message,... More »
During the first three hours, well-known voice of occult and esoteric ideas, Mitch Horowitz discussed how the occult is very much part of American history including the Ouija board, trance mediumship, & astrology.
Executive editor of Tarcher/Penguin, Mitch Horowitz, shared an in-depth look at the occult, which he explained is all about the pursuit of self-knowledge.An effort was made by the early church to associate paganism and nature-based religions which delved into hidden abilities with something sinister, he said.