The Latest Fact Checks curated by Media Bias Fact Check 3/27/2021

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 Joe Biden (D): There has been a “28% increase in children to the border in my administration.” rating: False (The increase is 63%)

FactChecking Biden’s First Press Conference

Claim by Geoengineering Watch: “The intentional dimming of direct sunlight by aircraft dispersed particles, a form of global warming mitigation known as “Solar Radiation Management”, has and is causing catastrophic damage to the planet’s life support systems.”

Climate Feedback Rating: Inaccurate (No evidence of Chemtrails)

Solar geoengineering isn’t happening or damaging the planet; aircraft contrails are formed by water vapor, not chemicals

Geoengineering Watch Rating

Claim by Joe Biden (D): “Back in the ‘60s, we used to invest a little over 2% of our entire (gross domestic product) in pure research and investment in science. Today it’s 0.7%.”

PolitiFact rating: True

Fact-checking Joe Biden’s first White House press conference

Claim by Just One Day After 10 White People Were Murdered by an Islamic Extremist, Democrat Senators Demand NO More White Cabinet Appointments.

Lead Stories rating: False (They did not demand)

Fact Check: NO Evidence Colorado Suspect Is ‘Islamic Extremist’ — Senators Did NOT Demand ‘Anti-White’ Ban On Cabinet

National Pulse Rating

Claim by Joe Biden (D): Former President Donald Trump “eliminated” over $700 million in aid that Biden helped get for Central American countries. rating: False

FactChecking Biden’s First Press Conference

(International: Spain) Claim: Spain legalized marijuana and 32-hour workweek

USA Today rating: False

Fact check: Spain did not legalize marijuana or shorten workweek

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