Monday 3 August 2020
From Camelot to conspiracy theories
Disinformation continues to disorient us. In March, we investigated the torrent of fake news about Covid-19 as it spread around the world. But we wanted to find out who has been peddling medical misinformation in the midst of a global pandemic.
Our investigation revealed that a member of the Kennedy political dynasty has become the most prolific super-spreader of social media-fuelled conspiracies connecting anti-vaxxers, 5G and coronavirus.
Listen here to the story of Robert F Kennedy Jr’s journey from Camelot to conspiracy.