Conspiracy beliefs could increase fringe political engagement

Some studies show people with a conspiracy worldview are more likely to disengage politically, while others show they are more engaged. New research appearing inĀ Social Psychological and Personality Science finds that when studying anĀ average person, conspiracy beliefs lead to more willingness for engagement in "non-normative" roles, like illegally blocking a public entryway, while avoiding more … Continue reading Conspiracy beliefs could increase fringe political engagement