Media Bias/Fact Check

The Latest Fact Checks from the International Fact Checking Network (IFCN) 6/25/2019


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: People are attaching HIV-infected needles to gas station pump handles.

Claim by Donald Trump: Says the Central Park Five “admitted their guilt.”

Claim by Multiple sources: Video of lava flow in Austria

Claim by Viral Image: Claims that first lady Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “Well behaved women rarely make history.”