Not only Egyptians believe in 9/11 con …
I found the results from China, Indonesia and the Ukraine interesting — a significant number (a majority in China and Indonesia) answered don’t know. Don’t know or don’t care?
In Nigeria (a country with a large Muslim population), however, there is no such desire for conspiracies. (Although, of course, we aren’t given a Muslim/Christian breakdown.)
Lots of people will blame education. Possibly. But more literate, numerate, ‘advanced’, ‘modern’ populations were duped by Tony Blair’s propaganda pieces. I think it will be a mix of education, access to various forms of media and trust in government*.
(Via FP Passport.)
*Healthy trust demands healthy scepticism.