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Research on conspiracy theories can help people become receptive to health. Work needs to happen now to counter related anti-vaccine narratives.
Social media helps reveal people’s racist views – So why don’t tech firms do more to stop hate speech?4 min read
The likes of Katie Hopkins may be slowly disappearing from social media sites but less extreme and obvious racism is still widespread.
Waves of disease are often accompanied by waves of hate.
The QAnon movement that is based on conspiracy theories is now being used by some charismatic Christians as a way to interpret the Bible. It is a dangerous mix of religion and false information.
Here is a powerful thread by Dr Philip Skiba that deserves the widest readership. Although his words refer to how the United States are exiting the Covid-19 lockdown, his message absolutely applies to the United Kingtom too.
A simple head-to-head trial would resolve this conflict once and for all.
Rudy Giuliani has baselessly speculated that the coronavirus could be a plot by the Chinese government, and that “life doesn’t mean” to them what it means in Western civilization. It’s one of several rants we found while listening to his broadcasts.