Thought police imagine a “disturbing link” between “conspiracy theories” and “petty crime”

So if you have concerns about the safety of vaccines, you’re likelier to run red lights than those who don’t?
Soon it will be against the law to call this sort of “study” total horse-shit.MCM

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The Disturbing Link Between Conspiracy Theories and Petty Crime

A new study shows that people who believe in conspiracy theories are more likely to engage in petty crime, like running a red light or avoiding taxes.

Audrey McNamara

02.26.19 4:12 PM ET

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/Getty

People who believe in conspiracy theories are more likely to commit petty crime, according to new research by English psychologists.

The study, which was conducted by the universities of Kent and Staffordshire, showed that a belief in conspiracy theories—such as anti-vaccination and flat earth theories—may also actually make people more inclined to engage in everyday crime, like running a red light or avoiding taxes.

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