The Latest Fact Checks curated by Media Bias Fact Check 8/24/2021

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 Donald Trump (R): “A Milwaukee election employee even acknowledged dropping off just the margin of ballots needed for a Biden win at 3 a.m.”

Politifact rating: Pants on Fire (Milwaukee’s ballot-counting process that night has stood up to both a recount and court rulings.)

No, Milwaukee election official didn’t admit to delivering just enough ballots for a Biden win

Claim by Natural News: US CDC said COVID-19 vaccines are failing and immunized people can be super-spreaders of the disease.

BOOM Live rating: False

CDC Did Not Say People Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Are Superspreaders

Natural News Rating

FALSE Claim via Social Media: Marine Corps Gen. David Berger “rebuked” the vaccine mandate for the military. rating: False

Marine General Supports Vaccinations for Military

FALSE Claim via Social media: New permitless carry law lets Texans buy a gun without a background check

USA Today rating: False

Fact check: New Texas law doesn’t change gun purchase regulations

TRUE Claim via Social Media: Joe Biden gave wrong timeline on people falling from plane in Kabul.

Newsweek rating: True

Fact Check: Did Joe Biden get dates wrong on people falling from plane at Kabul airport?

FALSE (International: Philippines): Duterte announced to remove and jail his health secretary

AFP Fact Check rating: False

Video does not show Duterte sacking his health secretary

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.

Video Advertisement

Do you appreciate our work? Please consider one of the following ways to sustain us.

MBFC Ad-Free 


MBFC Donation

Left vs. Right Bias: How we rate the bias of media sources

Found this insightful? Please consider sharing on your Social Media:

Subscribe With Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to MBFC and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 22.9K other subscribers

1 Comment on "The Latest Fact Checks curated by Media Bias Fact Check 8/24/2021"

  1. $16,000 or even more is very simple and easy to earns while staying and working online. start receiving paychecks every month simply by doing work online.hgm i recently received $17493 in my bank of my last month’s working. i just gave this job 2 hours maximum from my day. simple and easy home based job. go here for info…. 𝐏𝐚𝐲𝐬𝟐𝟒.𝐭𝐤


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.