The Latest Fact Checks curated by Media Bias Fact Check 07/07/2023

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. We fact-check the fact-checkers and let you know their bias. When appropriate, we explain the rating and/or offer our own rating if we disagree with the fact-checker. (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

Fact Checker bias rating Codes: Red = Right-Leaning, Green = Least Biased, Blue = Left-Leaning, Black = Unrated by MBFC

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Claim by Mike Pence (R): “The fact is, today abortion law in the United States is more aligned with China and North Korea than with Western nations in Europe.”

Politifact rating: Mostly False (China and North Korea have records of coercing abortions to curb population growth or maintain “ethnic purity.” This isn’t happening in the U.S. Neither nation has clear or publicly updated abortion policies, but the countries appear to be tightening restrictions on the procedure or outlawing it altogether.)

Are US abortion laws really more like China and North Korea than Europe? No

Claim via Social Media: There Is Evidence Hamish Harding Tweeted Biden Crime Family Before Passing In OceanGate Titan Sub

Lead Stories rating: False (No Such Tweet)

Fact Check: NO Evidence Hamish Harding Tweeted About ‘Biden Crime Family’ Before Diving In OceanGate Titan Sub

FALSE Claim via Social Media: Recent wildfires put more carbon in the atmosphere than “the human race has put out in the last 100 years.”

PolitiFact rating: False (It did not)

Wildfires’ carbon dioxide output exceeds century’s worth of human activity? No

TRUE Claim via Social Media: On July 4, 2023, former President Donald Trump posted an image depicting himself as a military leader in the Revolutionary War. rating: True (He did.)

Did Trump Post an Image Depicting Him as a Leader in the Revolutionary War?

Claim via Social Media: The World Economic Forum “wants to slaughter millions of pet cats and dogs to fight climate change.”

Politifact rating: Pants on Fire (I though thought they wanted to get rid of humans. More conspiracy nonsense.)

World Economic Forum called for euthanizing millions of pets for climate change? Pants on Fire!

FALSE (International: France): France said it would shut down internet services “to control the riots.”

PolitiFact rating: False

France did not announce internet shutdown amid riots, as social media posts claim

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