Each day Media Bias Fact Check selects and publishes fact checks from around the world. We only utilize fact-checkers that are either a signatory of the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) or have been verified as credible by MBFC. Further, we review each fact check for accuracy before publishing. (D. Van Zandt)
Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience/Other
|Claim by Donald Trump (R): Biden “doesn’t come from Scranton … He lived there for a short period of time before he even knew it, and he left.”
PolitiFact rating: Pants on Fire
Fact-checking Donald Trump, Joe Biden in the final presidential debate
|Claim via social media: Twitter’s ‘read before you retweet’ warnings is targeting conservative articles
Reuters Fact Check rating: False
Fact check: Twitter’s ‘read before you retweet’ warnings do not just target conservative articles
|Claim by Lucy McBath (D): Says Karen Handel “slashed the Centers for Disease Control’s ability to fight diseases, cutting millions in research funding.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly False
Georgia Rep. Lucy McBath cherry picks in attack on Karen Handel over CDC funding
|Claim by the Daily Express and Health Nut News: “Coronavirus horror: Volunteer in Oxford University’s COVID-19 vaccine trial DIES”
Health Feedback rating: Lacks Context
Volunteer who died in a COVID-19 vaccine trial in Brazil did not receive the vaccine
|Claim by Social media users: Biden called Black people super predators related to 1994 crime bill
USA Today rating: False
Fact check: Hillary Clinton called some criminals ‘super predators’
|(International: India) Claim: Image shows a protest against Narendra Modi in Bihar.
BOOM rating: False
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