conspiracy theory

Trump

Trump Just Shared an Anti-Immigrant Tweet from a QAnon Conspiracy Theorist Named 'MAGA Michelle'

“Thank you, and the Wall is under major construction!” Trump responded.
David Uberti
8.15.19
extremism

FBI Says QAnon, Internet Conspiracy Theorists Are National Security Threats

QAnon and Pizzagate have the attention of the feds.
Ben Makuch
8.1.19
Conspiracies

People Tell Us How QAnon Destroyed Their Relationships

We spoke to people who told us how the QAnon conspiracy theory ruined their marriage, turned their parents into completely different people, and otherwise made their lives miserable.
Mack Lamoureux
7.11.19
Ilhan Omar

Ilhan Omar targeted with racist insults and conspiracy theories over 9/11 comments

The New York Post published a front page Thursday morning that used imagery from the 9/11 attacks to criticize Omar’s remarks.
Rex Santus
4.11.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Donald Trump, President of the US, Says Windmill Noise 'Causes Cancer'

Nope!
River Donaghey
4.3.19
Instagram

It Took 10 Seconds for Instagram to Push me Into an Anti-Vaxx Rabbit Hole

While social media giants crack down and Facebook says it will make changes to stop anti-vaxx content, Instagram’s recommendation engine makes it exceptionally easy to come across a waterfall of anti-vaccine accounts.
Joseph Cox
3.21.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

This Internet Theory Explains Why We All Wind Up with the Same False Memories

It's called the "Mandela Effect."
VICE Staff
3.20.19
VICE News

Nigeria’s president says he's not dead and hasn't been "cloned"

“I can assure you all that this is the real me."
David Gilbert
12.3.18
midterms

Rick Scott thinks regular vote counting is a left-wing conspiracy to "steal" his election

Florida election officials are still counting mail-in and provisional ballots, which are very inconveniently shrinking Scott's lead.
Emma Ockerman
11.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New Mexico Sheriff Still Very Pissed About the Solar Observatory Mystery

"I think it’s chicken shit the way the FBI handled it."
River Donaghey
9.18.18
qanon

Reddit just killed its main QAnon thread — which is of course just part of the big conspiracy

"Posting content that incites violence, disseminates personal information, or harasses will get users and communities banned."
David Gilbert
9.13.18
Canada

We Asked Flat Earthers What the Dumbest Conspiracy Is

“I don't think any conspiracy theory is stupid.”
Mack Lamoureux
8.10.18
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