MJ Banias

MJ is a writer and theorist who explores the modern UFO phenomenon, and other strange Fortean subjects. He has been featured on podcasts, writes for Mysterious Universe, and is also featured in the book 'UFOs: Reframing the Debate.' 

Why ET Contact Sucks
2 years ago
The alien abduction narrative has been a part of popular culture for a long time, and the UFO narrative has countless allegations by experiencers of alien abduction and contact. Initiated by some inte...
Extraterrestrials and the Roman Catholic Church
2 years ago
Over the last two months or so, I’ve seen several articles and social media posts concerning a dubious Wikileak from this October concerning extraterrestrial conspiracy theories and the Roman Catholic...
UFO Belief Systems
2 years ago
The UFO discourse, like any other field of study, has philosophical underpinnings that function like a spectrum. The opposite ends of the spectrum provide an overly simplistic idea of the ‘reality’ of...