Fact Check

Steve November 22, 2021

Sources in the Conspiracy-Pseudoscience category may publish unverifiable information that is not always supported by evidence. These sources may be untrustworthy for credible/verifiable information; therefore, fact-checking and further investigation is recommended on a per article basis when obtaining information from these sources. See all Conspiracy-Pseudoscience sources. Overall, we rate Real News 24 a strong Conspiracy and Pseudoscience website with a left-wing political […]

Steve November 21, 2021

Home Fact Check Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check November 21, 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 […]

Steve November 20, 2021

Home Fact Check Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check November 20, 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 […]

Steve November 20, 2021

Home Bias Report Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check November 20, 2021 RIGHT BIAS These media sources are moderate to strongly biased toward conservative causes through story selection and/or political affiliation. They may utilize strong loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes), publish misleading reports, and […]

Steve November 19, 2021

19 November 2021 What was claimed Figures from the Office for National Statistics say you’re 32,000 times more likely to die of Covid if you’ve not been double jabbed. Our verdict The ONS report actually said that the age-adjusted risk of deaths involving Covid-19 was 32 times greater in unvaccinated people than in fully vaccinated […]

Steve November 19, 2021

SciCheck Digest With the release of its pediatric COVID-19 vaccine, Pfizer switched the buffer used in its formulation to increase the stability of the product, allowing it to remain at refrigerator temperatures for longer. The Food and Drug Administration OK’d the change, which is also being made to some doses for teens and adults. Social […]

Steve November 19, 2021

For weeks, President Joe Biden has been saying the Build Back Better plan would be “fully paid for” and would not increase the deficit. But the official congressional scorekeeper in its long-awaited final analysis contradicted the president’s claims. The U.S. Capitol on Nov. 18, as House Democrats attempted to hold a vote on the Build Back […]

Steve November 19, 2021

19 November 2021 What was claimed A whistleblower has described how Pfizer made up results about injuries and deaths during vaccine trials. This has been published in the British Medical Journal. Our verdict While it is true that the BMJ did publish an article about concerns raised by a whistleblower who was previously employed by […]

Steve November 19, 2021

19 November 2021 What was claimed Mask-wearing cuts Covid incidence by 53%, says global study. Our verdict This isn’t what the study says. The study says that mask-wearing was “associated with” a reduction in risk, but that, due to the limitations of the research, “it was difficult for our review to draw a one directional […]

Steve November 19, 2021

Home Fact Check Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check November 19, 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 […]

Steve November 19, 2021

Home Bias Report Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check November 19, 2021 These media sources are moderate to strongly biased toward liberal causes through story selection and/or political affiliation.  They may utilize strong loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes), publish misleading reports, and omit information […]

Steve November 18, 2021

SciCheck Digest Responding to a surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed an executive order on Oct. 31 allowing hospitals that are at or near capacity to transfer or stop admitting patients. Social media posts falsely claimed the order says hospitals can “refuse to treat the unvaccinated.” But the order doesn’t mention vaccination status. How […]