Behind the News

Lebanon’s Troubles, and the Allure of Conspiracism

Urbanist Mona Fawaz of the American University of Beirut talks about Lebanon’s political and economic crises. And cultural critic Mark Dery explores the allure of conspiracy theories, using former media critic Mark Crispin Miller as a case study.

photo: Markus Winkler via Unsplash

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