Topic: How have conspiracy theories evolved over time? How are these theories developed? What are some of the most well know conspiracy theories?
Background: After stumbling across some conspiracy theories, I found several different conjectures for why certain monumental events happened. What the theories proposed made logical sense; however, I had been fed the stories the way the public had seen them for such a long time that I could not choose whether or not to believe the conspiracy.
- To understand the history of the phrase “conspiracy theories”
- To investigate the history of the people that developed certain conspiracy theories
- To research some of the most popular/notable theories
- To see what kind of validity that these conspiracy theories have and to see whether they are worth believing