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 Hillary Clinton: Says President Donald Trump “is still yet to say anything as the president of the United States about bounties on American troops.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly False
|Claim via Social Media: Did the death of a child shot and killed in Florida get added to the state’s COVID-19 death tally?
Lead Stories rating: False
|Claim by Betsy DeVos: “More and more studies show that kids are actually stoppers of the disease and they don’t get it and transmit it themselves, so we should be in a posture of — the default should be getting back to school kids in person, in the classroom.”
Washington Post rating: Four Pinocchios
|The claim: The United Nations will establish a ‘new world order’ under its Agenda 21/2030 Mission Goals
USA Today Fact Check rating: False
|Claim by Donald Trump: “Murders this year have spiked 27% in Philadelphia.”
Politifact rating: True
|(International: Singapore) Claim: Video shows members of the Workers’ Party in Singapore shaking hands with supporters during the coronavirus pandemic
Check Your Fact rating: False
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Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience