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Fact Checking, Verification & Fake News

Fact-Checking Sites

Politifact

Factcheck.org

Washington Post's Fact Checker

Univision’ s Detector de Mentiras (Lie Detector)

AP Fact Check

Snopes

NPR Politics Fact Check

Duke Reporters' Lab Global Fact-Checking Sites

SciCheck FactCheck.org’s SciCheck feature focuses exclusively on false and misleading scientific claims that are made by partisans to influence public policy.

FlackCheck political literacy companion site to the award-winning FactCheck.org. The site provides resources designed to help viewers recognize flaws in arguments in general and political ads in particular. Video resources point out deception and incivility in political rhetoric.

Evaluate Sources - SourceWatch

SourceWatch from the Center for Media and Democracy

SourceWatch profiles the activities of front groups, PR spinners, industry-friendly experts, industry-funded organizations, and think tanks trying to manipulate public opinion on behalf of corporations or government.