Conspiracy theories across borders, third-culture kids, cannabis drinks in Canada

August 08, 2018

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Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is shown in a black, zip-up shirt with several people behind him in Dallas, Texas, 2013.

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones in Dallas, Texas, 2013.


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What is the appeal of conspiracy theories around the world? We compare Russia's fascination with such theories to that of the US. Also, the decision to keep or remove conspiracy theories on the internet differs from country to country. And, the challenges of language when you're a "third-culture kid."

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:
Song: Versions
Artist: Thievery Corporation
Label: ESL Music
Song: Moving
Label: Jazzland Recordings
Artist: Noisia
Label: Vision Recordings
Artist: Cyril Diaz Et Son Orchestre
Label: Strut

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