Free Thought Project

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Factual Reporting: LOW
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180


According to their about page the Free Thought Project is “a hub for Free Thinking conversations about the promotion of liberty and the daunting task of government accountability.” The Free Thought Project was founded in 2013 by Jason Bassler and Matt Agorist.

Funded by / Ownership

The website is funded through online advertising and a paid subscription model that is ad free.

Analysis / Bias

The Free Thought Project reports some credible news as well as conspiracies such as Chemtrails, Geoengineering by the government and anti-vaccination propaganda. The Free Thought Project also uses sensational headlines that favor the left such as this: WATCH: Trump Melts Down as Man Holds Up Photo of Him and Billionaire Pedophile Epstein at Rally

A factual search reveals numerous failed fact checks by IFCN fact checkers.

Overall, we rate the Free Thought Project a Strong Conspiracy website. (5/13/2016) Updated (D. Van Zandt 11/9/2018)







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