Controlled opposition is the term used to describe "leaders" who arrive on the scene (almost out of nowhere) and offer us amazing nuggets of truth. These "facts" either wow us (or confirm something we subconsciously knew, but wanted confirmation).
As a result, these pied pipers get us to follow them like heroes – like a cult.
Ultimately, these sheep in wolves clothing spin us off into la la land (for example telling us a one-world government is in our best interest).
These articles expose controlled opposition: