Fact-Checking

Poynter's Coverage of Fact-Checking

Tucker Carlson. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Tucker Carlson misrepresented Kamala Harris’ comments on women accusing Joe Biden of inappropriate touching

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The U.S election has all the ingredients to become a river of ​​disinformation

President Donald Trump signs an executive order during a news conference at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Trump’s COVID-19 executive order-palooza explained

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Platforms scramble to contend with QAnon. Are they too late?

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Are you writing about ‘the Russian COVID-19 vaccine?’ Avoid clickbait headlines and publish explainers

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Op-eds and editorials may be fact-checked, says Facebook