This episode we look into the psychology behind conspiracy theories, their prevalence and are they on the increase?
Our special guest is Professor Joe Uscinksi.

Joe is a Political Science Professor in the University of Miami College of Arts & Sciences and co-author of American Conspiracy Theories (Oxford, 2014).

Joe Uscinski, "Fake News Freakout,"

Lecture by Uscinski and Parent that covers everything discussed in the book:

And of course, Joe's website:

Music: Rage Against the Machine: "Wake Up"

Intro Clip: Monty Python's Flying circus, (c) BBC

Many thanks to our patrons:


The team:

Host: Nathan @thenatheist


Jenn : @PhotoJennBo


 Our Patrons:
Josh, Society for Advancement of Science



Share | Download
Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App