Convoy Protest, and misinformation

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Ryan speaks with Carmen Celestini, postdoctoral fellow, The Disinformation Project, school of communication, SFU.  Ryan and Carmen discuss the role of conspiracy theories, and hate groups spreading misinformation that help mainstream their ideologies during these protests. We learn what affect this has on people who are earnestly trying to protest.  Ryan and Carmen discuss the origins of the rally, and what it has ballooned into today. Where does it go from here?