The Latest Fact Checks curated by Media Bias Fact Check 11/23/2020

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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 Viral image: Donald Trump’s book “The Art of the Deal” advises: “Never admit defeat. You win. If you don’t win, claim they cheated.”

PolitiFact rating: Pants on Fire

No, this passage about defeat isn’t in Donald Trump’s “The Art of the Deal”

Claim by Diamond and Silk: Did Joe Biden benefit from dead people, animals, and children voting illegally in Georgia in the 2020 presidential election?

Lead Stories rating: False

Fact Check: No Evidence Dead People, Animals, Children Voted For Biden In Georgia In The 2020 Election

Claim by Raphael Warnock: Sen. Kelly Loeffler “immediately” began “dumping stocks” after a January Senate briefing about the coronavirus.

FactCheck.org rating: Disputed

Loeffler-Warnock Runoff Starts with Attack Ads

Claim by James Pittman: Kamala Harris wants to legalize prostitution.

USA Today rating: False

Fact check: Kamala Harris has said she agrees with decriminalizing sex work

Claim by Sen. Rand Paul: “Everybody arrested [at the Million MAGA March] were the people attacking the Trump supporters.”

FactCheck.org rating: False

Rand Paul Baselessly Says Only Anti-Trump Protesters Arrested at MAGA March

(International: India) Claim: BJP’s Kerala State vice president remarked that the BJP state president K. Surendran was the mastermind behind gender rights activist Triputi Desai’s attempt to enter Sabarimala temple.

India Today rating: False

Fact Check: Reports claiming BJP’s role behind Trupti Desai’s visit to Sabarimala is fake

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