DSC01385

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

joe uscinski 1x1

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

ros-taylor-Cropped-200x200

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

Header image: "Anti-vaccination conspiracy theorist at a Tea Party Express rally" by Fibonacci Blue is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Twitter

LSE US Centre LSE_US

RT @LSEUSAblog: "An impeachment of Donald Trump is likely to follow the model of the Clinton impeachment, which was viewed as a partisan pr…

5 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

LSE US Centre LSE_US

RT @LSEUSAblog: We cannot build our way out of inequality bit.ly/37SWT51

5 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

Contact us

Telephone

Telephone +44 (0)207 955 6938

Address

LSE US Centre, Tower 3, 9th Floor, , Clement's Inn, London, WC2A 2AZ