I forgot to post this earlier; Lee Basham and I penned an open letter/response to a piece in Le Monde which called for a crackdown on conspiracy theories and conspiracy theorising. You can read it here.
Author of "The Philosophy of Conspiracy Theories" (Palgrave Macmillan), M wrote their PhD on epistemic issues surrounding belief in conspiracy theories. They are a frequent media commentator on the weird and the wonderful, both locally and internationally. On occasion they can be caught dreaming about wax lions but, mostly, it is rumoured they work for elements of the New World Order.
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