Home > U.S. > Social media conspiracies blame coronavirus on 5G internet

Social media conspiracies blame coronavirus on 5G internet


Conspiracy theorists are infecting YouTube and Facebook with bogus theories that 5G mobile internet is responsible for the coronavirus. One prominent anti-5G Facebook group has shared a number of erroneous posts, claiming 5G is the culprit behind a virus that has infected more than 80,000 people worldwide. Its creator, Dutch “UFO researcher” John Kuhles writes: “I challenge anyone to watch this video at least twice and claim there is nothing to it, [or] it is all a coincidence. Yeah right. Certainly not.” The video Kuhles is referring to resides on the YouTube page of a conspiracy theorists named Dana Ashlie. In…

This story continues at The Next Web