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  • LEFT BIAS These media sources are moderately to strongly biased toward liberal causes through story selection and/or political affiliation.  They may utilize strong loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes), publish misleading reports and omit reporting of information that may damage [...]
  • The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Cory Booker (D): Says the U.S. Senate is “dominated by millionaires” and that he is “not [...]
  • RIGHT BIAS These media sources are moderately to strongly biased toward conservative causes through story selection and/or political affiliation. They may utilize strong loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes), publish misleading reports and omit reporting of information that may [...]
  • The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Facebook posts: Kamala Harris “cannot by constitutional law become President. She is an [...]
  • PRO-SCIENCE These sources consist of legitimate science or are evidence based through the use of credible scientific sourcing.  Legitimate science follows the scientific method, is unbiased and does not use emotional words.  These sources also respect the consensus of experts in the given scientific field and strive to publish peer reviewed [...]
  • The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Donald Trump (R): “The Democrats don’t want to do anything having to do with protecting [...]
  • QUESTIONABLE SOURCE A questionable source exhibits one or more of the following: extreme bias, consistent promotion of propaganda/conspiracies, poor or no sourcing to credible information, a complete lack of transparency and/or is fake news. Fake News is the deliberate attempt to publish hoaxes and/or disinformation for the purpose of profit or [...]
  • The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Allen West: Says the coronavirus has a “99.9% recovery rate” in Texas. Politifact rating: [...]
  • LEFT-CENTER BIAS These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal bias.  They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes) to favor liberal causes.  These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further [...]
  • The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Social media posts: A “campaign ad” for President Donald Trump, using part of his [...]
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Smithsonian Magazine (Pro-Science)
DatingNews.com (Not Rated)
Washington Post (Left-Center)
The Economist (Least Biased)
NBC News (Left-Center)
CardRates.com (Not Rated)
BadCredit.org (Not Rated)
PBS News Hour (Left-Center)
USA Today (Least Biased)
Salon (Left)
Los Angeles Times (Left-Center)
Politifact (Least Biased)
Chicago Tribune (Left-Center)
BBC News (Left-Center)
Newsweek (Left)
Inside Sources (Right-Center)
Huffington Post (Left)
Forbes (Right-Center)
Politico (Left-Center)
MakeUseOf (Least Biased)
Rolling Stone (Left-Center)
Vox (Left)
St. Cloud Times (Least Biased)
Bustle (Left-Center)
Rabble.ca (Left)
Breitbart (Right)
The Daily Dot (Left)
Sun Journal (Least Biased)
Telesur (Left)
Western Journalism (Right)
The Daily Beast (Left)
York Daily Record (Left-Center)
NewsBusters (Right)
National Monitor (Left-Center)
Post-Bulletin (Right-Center)
Business 2 Community (Least Biased)
American Thinker (Right)
MediaShift (Least Biased)
Newsweek (Left-Center)
Fair Observer (Least Biased)
Columbia Journalism Review (Left-Center)
Power Line (Right)
Merion West (Least Biased)
Real Clear Science (Pro-Science)
Psychology Today (Pro-Science)
The Star-Democrat (Least Biased)
Engadget (Left-Center)
The Conversation (Least Biased)
Alternet (Left)

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