S01-EP09 - Simon Szreter on conspiracy theories, trust in politics & solutions

from  TALKING POLITICS

Apr 8, 2015

 

It is said that trust in politics is at an all-time low. Our politicians are seen as out of touch and out to fill their own pockets. But when does mistrust become something more profound? This week we discuss this phenomenon in its most extreme form: conspiracy theories. What conspiracy theories do the British public believe? How commonplace are they, and how have they spread? Are people really so wrong to believe that the world is run by a secret elite? We interview a team of Cambridge research...more

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