Fact-Checking

Poynter's Coverage of Fact-Checking

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Growing usage of encrypted messaging apps could make it harder to combat misinformation

The United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. was breached by thousands of protesters during a "Stop The Steal" rally in support of President Donald Trump during the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. (Photo: zz/STRF/STAR MAX/IPx)

Facebook has banned QAnon, but false claims connected to the conspiracy are still circulating on the platform ahead of Inauguration Day

IFCN

Poynter’s International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) announces global newsroom teaching program

Seniors wait to be vaccinated against COVID-19 at a New York State vaccination site in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, in New York. New York state expanded COVID-19 vaccine distribution Tuesday to people 65 and over, increasing access to an already short supply of doses being distributed. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

The new COVID-19 vaccine rollout strategy, explained

Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., left, and Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, right, speak after Republicans objected to certifying the Electoral College votes from Arizona, during a joint session of the House and Senate to confirm the electoral votes cast in November's election, at the Capitol, Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Expelling, censuring, and reprimanding members of Congress: What you need to know

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Researchers say Facebook should allow fact-checkers to fact-check politicians