Hilary Duff hits out at ‘disgusting’ child trafficking conspiracy theory on social media- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Hilary Duff has responded to a “disgusting” conspiracy trend on social media that claimed she was involved in child trafficking. The accusation against the film and TV star originated from a string of now-deleted tweets, which were shared or discussed by other people on Twitter despite their seemingly baseless nature. In March, Oprah was the […]

How the ‘Plandemic’ conspiracy theory took hold | Coronavirus outbreak- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

T o have one viral sensation, Oscar Wilde might have said, is unfortunate. But to have two smacks of carelessness. And that’s what we have. The first is Covid-19, about which much printer’s ink has already been spilled. The second is Plandemic, a 26-minute “documentary” video featuring Dr Judy Mikovits, a former research scientist and […]

Vaccines, 5G, Bill Gates: why are Australians gathering to spread coronavirus conspiracy theories? | Media – Blog – Emails

Anti-lockdown protests in Australia over the weekend mimicked some of the conspiracy theories and language of similar protests in the United States but they’re unlikely to grow as big due to the limited size of the groups within Australia, according to one misinformation researcher. More than 100 people gathered outside parliament in Victoria and a […]

Covid-19: the psychology of conspiracy theories | Science- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

With false information linking the coronavirus to 5G telecoms or Chinese labs being widely shared on social media, Ian Sample speaks to social psychologist Dr Daniel Jolley about why the pandemic is such fertile ground for conspiracy theories How to listen to podcasts: everything you need to know Tempemail , Tempmail – Temp email addressess […]

YouTube deletes conspiracy theorist David Icke’s channel | Media- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

YouTube has deleted conspiracy theorist David Icke’s account. The video-sharing site said the 68-year-old violated its policies on sharing information about coronavirus. The former footballer has made controversial unproven claims about the virus on several internet platforms, including one that it is linked to the 5G mobile network. The video service, which is owned by […]

Facebook removes page belonging to conspiracy theorist David Icke | Media- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Facebook has removed a page belonging to David Icke after social media platforms came under pressure for giving a platform to the conspiracy theorist, whose bogus messages about Covid-19 have continued to gain viewers. A page belonging to the former footballer was removed for repeatedly violating Facebook’s policies on harmful misinformation, the company said on […]