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 Jr.: “Marquette University threatened to rescind student’s admission over pro-Trump TikTok video.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly False
|Claim by Children’s Health Defense: Vaccines are a cause of sudden infant death syndrome; infant deaths decreased dramatically during the lockdown, when the number of vaccines administered was reduced.
Health Feedback rating: False
|Claim by Sunny Hostin: “Homicides are intraracial. When you look at white-on-white crime, it’s 84%. Right? Homicides. White people kill white people.”
PolitiFact rating: True
|Claim via Social Media: Did 33 Florida labs just get busted for “cooking the books” on coronavirus testing, and is the media silent on the story?
Lead Stories rating: False
|Claim via Social Media: An image shared on Facebook claims the FBI uncovered over 250 emails Democratic California Rep. Adam Schiff and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein exchanged.
Check Your Fact rating: False
|(International: Tanzania) Claim: Tanzania bans face masks?
AFP Fact Check rating: False
Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience