Pretty sure this thread will be locked soon, due to length.
Favorite Music and Bands has roughly 50,000 posts - we have plenty of room to grow.
For now I have said all I have to say.
The numbers climb.
India, South America, and under developed African nations will carry a terrible weight.
Some common features of conspiracy theorist;
- only their truth is true
- a deep mistrust of all establishment
- poor ability to differentiate between information sources
Actions born of fear.
Engaging with rebuttals and evidence is shown as a poor strategy. All conversations must start with acknowledgement and understanding.
I agree in regards to engaging others; however, do think that rebuttal and valid sources negating false information are vital not for the conspiracy theorist, but those who are reading these posts.
Put the facts out there and let the decisions be individually made.
This thread was started for unification purposes for the sharing of valid information from our diverse membership, as well as suggestions and resources for those less fortunate.
Right now the US continues on a most unenviable trajectory.
(My own interest now is what works we will have in the future. The science of climate change is ringing a bell as loud as experts were about the risk of a pandemic. Our leaders and governments in many countries have shown where their interests lie. Vote. Speak. Question. Remember)
I am not only worried for my country, but all countries, as I feel it's a global tipping point on how our future will be shaped after this has leveled out.