The Latest Fact Checks from the International Fact Checking Network (IFCN) 10/31/2019

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 Viral Quote: Claims that Bill Murray said, “So, if we lie to the government, it’s a felony. But if they lie to us it’s politics.”

Claim by Viral Quote: Claims that John Adams said, “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by sword. The other is by debt.”

Claim: “Racially motivated patterns of voter suppression are responsible for Stacey Abrams not being governor of Georgia right now.”

Claim by Facebook post: “Antifa Fascist Fangirl Tulsi Gabbard posing with Evan Duke, leader of Portland Antifa and Occupy ICE.”

Claim by Joe Biden: “I entered as one of the poorest men in Congress, left one of the poorest men in government, in Congress and as vice president.”

International Fact Checks

Claim by Multiple sources: Hong Kong schoolgirl waves a ‘free HIV test’ flag

Claim by Twitter user R Rajagopalan: PM Modi and Russian President Putin will attend Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu in January 2020

Claim by Facebook Posts: This Video Is Taken From Sarvodaya Mandir, Ghatkopar, Mumbai

Do you appreciate our work? Please consider one of the following ways to sustain us.

MBFC Ad-Free 


MBFC Donation

Left vs. Right Bias: How we rate the bias of media sources

Found this insightful? Please consider sharing on your Social Media:

Subscribe With Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to MBFC and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 22.9K other subscribers

Be the first to comment on "The Latest Fact Checks from the International Fact Checking Network (IFCN) 10/31/2019"


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.