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: Did Michelle Obama slam First Lady Melania Trump, saying, “She’s a terrible role model for America’s women?”
Lead Stories rating: False
Fake News: Michelle Did NOT Slam Melania: Did NOT Say, “She’s A Terrible Role Model For America’s Women”
Claim: Trump on his July phone call with Zelenskiy: “The president of Ukraine said it was perfect.” — Davos news conference.
AP Fact Check rating: False
Trump’s false account of Ukraine episode
Claim by Jay Sekulow: “During the proceedings that took place before the Judiciary Committee, the president was denied the right to cross-examine witnesses, the president was denied the right to access evidence, and the president was denied the right to have counsel present at hearings.”
FactCheck.org rating: False
False and Misleading Claims at Impeachment Trial
Claim by Bernie Sanders: Bernie Sanders said Joe Biden “fought for decades to cut Social Security.”
PolitiFact rating: Not full story
Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders fight over Social Security
Claim by Facebook Post: alleges that Democratic Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar “threatened” to send shawarma to Republican members of Congress to “give them a taste of her culture.”
Check Your Fact rating: False
FACT CHECK: VIRAL MEME CLAIMS ILHAN OMAR ‘THREATENED’ TO SEND SHAWARMA TO REPUBLICAN MEMBERS OF CONGRESS
International Fact Checks
AFP Fact Check rating: Misleading
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Left vs. Right Bias: How we rate the bias of media sources
I suggest you check all the fact-checkers and see how bias they are. They never say Obama’sm Clinton’s other liberals have ever been proven to do anything, it’s sickening.
Can twitter be sued if they call me suicidal! When all I said Buttigieg might have cut his throat when he called the people names, like crooked Hillary did calling people deplorables