Are there parallels between support for populist political parties and belief in conspiracy theories? Bruno Castanho Silva, Federico Vegetti and Levente Littvay find that belief in some particular forms of conspiracy theories go hand in hand with populist attitudes, which has implications for political trust.

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From Eurabia to vaccines causing autism, through cancer injections and fake birth certificates, many conspiracy theories have been endorsed […]

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