Conspiracy Theory

Conspiracy Theories Damage Democracy | Columns

RALEIGH – For weeks after the ballots were counted, supporters of the defeated presidential candidate insisted the election was stolen. Some have alleged a shadowy plot to rig the vote-counting machines, rejecting just enough legal votes and fabricating just enough illegal votes to decide the outcome. I have heard these …

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Brazilian Bolsonaro discusses conspiracy theory that coronavirus could be ‘biological warfare’

Topline Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has suggested that the coronavirus may have been deliberately developed in a laboratory as a new form of warfare, a conspiracy theory that has been discredited by international health organizations and is the latest misinformation pushed by the government. right-wing ruler. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro …

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Napoleon: two centuries of conspiracy theories

Published on: 05/04/2021 – 04:44Amended: 05/04/2021 – 04:43 Paris (AFP) Two hundred years after his death in exile, conspiracy theories continue to swirl about how Napoleon Bonaparte met his end on the windswept South Atlantic island of Saint Helena. The official verdict, supported by an autopsy performed by his British …

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Conspiracy theories characterize views in Europe and on Europe

PICTURE: Andreas Önnerfors, Lecturer / Associate Professor in the Department of History at Uppsala University. view After Credit: Tea Jahrehorn Conspiratorial narratives of internal disintegration and external threats increasingly affect the opinion of the European Union and Europe. Our confidence in society is tested in crises such as COVID-19 when …

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