In the midst of coronavirus pandemic, conspiracy theorists are sowing seeds of doubts about its severity and denying the very existence of the pandemic.
Philip Mai is the Co-Director of and a Senior Researcher at the Social Media Lab at Ted Rogers School of Management. at Ryerson University in Toronto. Mai graduated from Syracuse University with a Juris Doctor (JD) in International Law, Master of Arts (MA) in International Relations and Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Business Management. Mai was previously the Projects and Communications Manager at the Norman Newman Centre for Entrepreneurship at Dalhousie University and the Research and Communications Manager at the Dalhousie University Social Media Lab.