Group 1 // Section 2 // 3:30 p.m. // #ConspiracyTheories

Panel Members: Tazia, Madelyn, Michele, Julia

Online Discussion Questions:

  1. Do you think that Nipsey Hussle was killed because he was working on the documentary about Dr. Sebi? Why or why not?
  2. Do you think that the government has anything to do with any other famous person’s death? If so, which one(s) and why?
  3. Do you think that it’s good or bad about how fast conspiracy theories can spread on the internet? Why?

Readings:

  1. “Conspiracy Theories Spread After Nipsey Hussle Shooting” (BBC News, 2019)
  2. “Conspiracy Theories Can’t Be Stopped” (ABC News, 2019)

Counter-Technology: True or False? (Google Doc)