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Articles tagged conspiracy theories (12)

It comes down to how easily the story falls apart.
“It is not common for a parliamentary inquiry to have to rebut the dodgy scientific claims it receives in the form of public submissions.”
“I had people believing outlandish, harmful things who were repeating back to me the values that I, as a journalist, have. Your mind melts.”
Plus: “Subtly inducing people to think about the concept of accuracy decreases their sharing of false and misleading news relative to accurate news,” and the scariest deepfakes of all.
Plus: Outrage-tweeting is a dangerous thing, and why we have to teach students not to be “trust misers.”