Dr. Bond Benton (Communication and Media) is quoted in an article by global news agency AFP about online retailer Etsy being targeted by child trafficking conspiracy theories; the article was republished by Breitbart, Yahoo! Finance and other outlets. Benton and Daniela Peterka-Benton (Justice Studies) were also interviewed for this Rolling Stone article about conspiracies surrounding the disappearance of Sofia McKenna. Bond Benton is also quoted and his recent study highlighted in this CNN.com article about why it’s good business to mention Taylor Swift in media content.