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Conspiratorial thinking

Here, we will share articles and videos about the conspiratorial thinking, and beliefs in alternative realities, that leads to conspiracy theories and the wide sharing of falsehoods. We will also share articles and videos about the real-world impact of conspiracy theories.

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      Why Conspiracy Theories Are So Addictive Right Now (Published 2020)

      Why Conspiracy Theories Are So Addictive Right Now (Published 2020)

      The other night, as President Trump convalesced at Walter Reed, I took a spin through social media to see the latest news on his health. Instead, what I found were a bunch of paranoid partisans posting grainy, zoomed-in photos, analyzing video footage frame by frame, and people straining to connect …