Astroworld disaster fuels wave of satanic conspiracy theories on TikTok

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After the deadly and dangerous Astroworld tragedy, details from the event emerged on social media platforms like TikTok – but so did conspiracy theories. TC’s Ioana Literat weighs in on the ongoing misinformation crisis – via The Guardian.

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/nov/09/astroworld-disaster-fuels-wave-of-satanic-conspiracy-theories-on-tiktok

Claims highlight how ‘digital natives’ are susceptible to viral misinformation despite their savvy reputation, experts say