Conspiracy theories and collective delusions are often thought to be the purview of baby boomers on Facebook, but it’s clear that their children are also picking it up — and it’s their teachers who have to deal with it.
Conspiracy theories and collective delusions are often thought to be the purview of baby boomers on Facebook, but it’s clear that their children are also picking it up — and it’s their ...
Conspiracy peddlers of every stripe are increasingly twisting the pandemic to bolster their world views—and to claim that perhaps it's not real at all.
Woody Harrelson, John Cusack, and anti-vaxxer YouTubers are floating unsubstantiated conspiracy theories.
What to do when QAnon comes between you and a loved one.
A recent intelligence bulletin comes as the FBI is facing pressure to explain who it considers an extremist, and how the government prosecutes domestic t...
The story is the same, from the day-care panics to QAnon: It's not about the kids. It's about fears of social change.
A comprehensive mapping of paranoia, propaganda, moral panics, misinformation, and extremism
Despite what the internet might be telling you, cellphones did not cause the Covid-19 pandemic.
Earlier this month, Twitch temporarily suspended a channel called Patriots’ Soapbox. The channel is not enormous, generally pulling 20-50 concurrent viewers over the course of its 24/7 talk ...