Steve September 20, 2021

Source: Politico Sen. KYRSTEN SINEMA (D-Ariz.) delivered a tough message to President JOE BIDEN at a private meeting Wednesday, we’re told: If the House delays its scheduled Sept. 27 vote on the bipartisan infrastructure plan — or if the vote fails — she won’t be backing a reconciliation bill. Sinema is not the only moderate […]

Steve September 20, 2021

On September 1, the state of Texas implemented Senate Bill 8 (SB8) banning abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, including in cases of rape and incest. Given that most women are not even aware they are pregnant at six weeks, SB8 amounts to a near-total abortion ban. It is the most restrictive such law in […]

Steve September 20, 2021

Ramallah, Occupied West Bank –  Residents of Ramallah in the occupied West Bank say they are shocked over the news of Israeli occupation forces rearresting the last two Palestinian detainees who broke out of prison earlier this month. The two – Ayham Kamamji, 35, and Munadel Infai’at, 26 – were among six Palestinian prisoners who […]

Steve September 20, 2021

Government critic Rusesabagina was portrayed as a hero for saving lives in a Hollywood film on the 1994 genocide. A Rwandan court has found Paul Rusesabagina – a one-time hotel manager portrayed as a hero in a Hollywood film about the nation’s 1994 genocide – guilty of being part of a group responsible for “terrorist” […]

Steve September 20, 2021

Amanda Northrop/Vox The battle lines for the next decade of US politics are about to be set. Republicans are trying to gerrymander themselves into control of the House of Representatives — and they very well might succeed. A seat in Tennessee here, seats in Ohio and Missouri there. Multiple seats, perhaps, in Texas, Florida, North […]

Steve September 20, 2021

For those looking to insurgent electoral movements to freshen our political possibilities, this week’s preliminary mayoral results in Boston offer reason for good cheer. Two current city council members—Michelle Wu and Anissa Essaibi George, both women of color—snagged the top spots in the preliminary mayoral election and will now face off in what will likely […]

Steve September 20, 2021

In the wake of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan and the fall of Kabul to the Taliban, new fears have been raised that a Taliban-ruled Afghanistan represents a potentially deadly terrorism threat to the United States. “Al Qaeda operated from Afghanistan before September 11, and they can do so again, with deadly consequences,” or so […]

Steve September 20, 2021

In recent years, we’ve seen the Republican Party cross bridge after bridge in the name of gaining partisan advantage to a degree that would have been unthinkable a couple generations ago. Impeach a president over an affair while their own House leader was having an affair? Crossed. Force a vote on a war of aggression […]

Steve September 20, 2021

In communications shared with the court, Tesla has agreed to finally honor the solar roof prices given to customers who had signed contracts. Back in March, Tesla added a new “roof complexity” factor to its solar roof prices that resulted in drastically increasing the price of its solar roof. The price of solar roof projects […]

Steve September 20, 2021

Home Fact Check Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check September 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 September 20, 2021

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