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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.
Cardiff University’s news diary study during the pandemic found the public were confused about a number of issues and became more critical of the UK government.
The US president is punishing Twitter for using a factcheck to point out that one of his tweets is incorrect.
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.
COVID-19 has led to a rise in Islamophobia, with fake news and racist memes shared online, new research finds.