About This Show
Frameshift is a podcast that discusses how perspectives affect the world. We explore the development of various viewpoints through history and philosophy, and we dissect current events through the lenses of differing outlooks drawn from politics, the arts and the sciences.
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Ep. 16: Lashing Out at Phantoms
Donald Trump, the 2016 Republican candidate for president, has traded in conspiracy theories for years. Now they’ve come with him to the main stage. But why are conspiracy theories so popular? How can we tell if they’re false? And what effects could their ascendance have on civil society? In a darkness of false flags and disinformation campaigns, we try to shed some light.