ISD in the Media

 August 11, 2020 | The Beacon

Aoife Gallagher Interviewed by The Beacon on the QAnon Conspiracy Theory

ISD’s analysis of the key trends in activity around the QAnon conspiracy theory from 2017 to 2020, detailed in The Genesis of a Conspiracy Theory, features in an article by Bryan Wall for The Beacon.

Wall’s article includes an in-depth interview with ISD’s Aoife Gallagher, a co-author of the report, in which Gallagher explains the ongoing popularity of the conspiracy theory as well as the use of QAnon for electoral purposes by the Trump campaign.

Aoife Gallagher is an Analyst on ISD’s Digital Analysis Unit. You can find a range of her work in our publications section.