Inside the Minds of Conspiracy Theorists: What Journalists Should Know

A conversation with Kaleigh Rogers (FiveThirtyEight) and Joseph Uscinski (Conspiracy Theories: A Primer), moderated by Anna Rothschild.

April 12, 2022

6:30 p.m - 8:00 p.m. ET

Online Event


Kayleigh Rogers

Kaleigh Rogers covers the intersection of technology and politics, including online extremism, for FiveThirtyEight. She also writes about why people fall for conspiracy theories.

Joseph Uscinski

Joseph Uscinski is a professor of political science at the University of Miami. He has written and edited numerous books about conspiracy theories, including his latest: Conspiracy Theories: A Primer.

Anna Rothschild

Moderator Anna Rothschild is the senior video producer at FiveThirtyEight. She previously produced and hosted science videos for the Washington Post and NOVA.

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