Why Do People Believe in Conspiracy Theories?

Why Do People Believe in Conspiracy Theories?

Why Do People Believe in Conspiracy Theories?

About a third of Americans, for example, believe the “birther” conspiracy theory that Obama is a foreigner. About as many believe that 9/11 was an “inside job” by the Bush administration.

You can click on this link here to read the full text of Michael Shermer’s Skeptic column,  Scientific American, Nov 18, 2014.

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