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 via Social Media: Japan’s prime minister met with Vice President Kamala Harris holding a Trump 2024 sign and wearing a red baseball cap.
Politifact rating: Pants on Fire (manipulated video)
|Claim by Children’s Health Defense: scientific research suggests that coronavirus mRNA vaccines might “permanently alter DNA.”
The Dispatch rating: False (Research does not suggest that)
|Claim by Zach Wahls (D): “The federal American Rescue Plan will purchase more food from farmers for distribution.”
Politifact rating: True
|Claim by Truth in Media: “Pentagon develops microchip that detects COVID under your skin”; Pentagon microchip can track your location
Health Feedback rating: Inaccurate (Microchips have been debunked so many times. Just stop)
|Claim via Viral Image: Photos reveal Greta Thunberg is a trained actress who comes from a long line of actors.
Politifact rating: False (she has an IMBD profile based on documentary appearances)
|(International: Chad) Claim: Video of Shots fired at the Presidential Palace in Chad.
AFP Fact Check rating: False (video is from Iraq)
Disclaimer: We are providing links to fact checks by third-party fact-checkers. If you do not agree with a fact check, please directly contact the source of that fact check.
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