Conservative media use predicted increasing acceptance of COVID-19 conspiracies over the course of 2020

New research suggests that conservative media in the United States is particularly appealing to people who are prone to conspiratorial thinking. The use of conservative media, in turn, is associated with increasing belief in COVID-19 conspiracies and reduced willingness to engage in behaviors to prevent the spread of the virus. The findings appear in the … Continue reading Conservative media use predicted increasing acceptance of COVID-19 conspiracies over the course of 2020