PPP’s latest round of conspiracy-theory related questions finds that Republicans are more likely than Democrats to believe various government-related conspiracy theories, similar to results we found on our first round of conspiracy polling last April.
13% believe that the U.S. government engages in so-called “false flag” operations
17% of voters said they think a group of world bankers are slowly eliminating paper currency to force most banking online
36% of Americans and 62% of Republicans believe that the Obama Administration is secretly trying to take everyone’s guns away
26% of Americans think that Muslims are covertly implementing Sharia Law in American court systems
32% said they think major sporting events such as the NBA playoffs or the Super Bowl are sometimes rigged by league offices and referees to increase ratings and revenue for the sports