Quitting QAnon: why it is so difficult to abandon a conspiracy theory
A consequence of the post-truth era. Although its prophecies have proven false, the pro-Trump movement remains popular globally. But why is this? Siddharth Venkataramakrishnan and Hannah Murphy examine how modern life bolsters persisting conspiracy theories in a way never seen before. In this deep-dive into the mentality behind them, they also reveal how some past members managed to walk away.
From Financial Times