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Conspiracy Theories in the Age of Trump

The US Centre hosted Joe Uscinski in an evening of discussion about about how conspiracy theories follow a strategic logic and the way they are used as tools by the powerless to attack against the powerful. 

 

Speaker

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Dr Joe Uscinski (@Joe_Uscinski) is associate professor of political science at University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. He is co-author of American Conspiracy Theories (Oxford, 2014) and editor of Conspiracy Theories and the People Who Believe Them (Oxford, 2018).

Chair

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Ros Taylor (@rosamundmtaylor), is the Research Manager for the LSE Truth, Trust & Technology Commission, based in the Media Policy Project within the Department of Media and Communications at LSE.

Event podcast and photos

This event was held on 25 July 2018.

 

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