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 check for accuracy before publishing. (D. Van Zandt)
Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience/Other
|FALSE||Claim by Donald Trump (R): “Republican state senators” who started an audit of 2020 election results in Maricopa County are “exposing this fraud.” |
Politifact rating: False (no results released yet.)
Trump falsely implies Arizona audit has exposed fraud
|Claim by populist.press: 174 Batches Of Ballots Missing In Fulton County. |
Lead Stories rating: False
Fact Check: 174 Batches Of Ballots Were NOT Missing In Fulton County, Georgia, Vote Count
Populist Press Rating
|Claim by Viral image: “Tim Tebow says he is wearing #85 to honor his former friend/teammate and fellow TE Aaron Hernandez, who passed away in 2017.” |
PolitiFact rating: False (he didn’t say that)
Rumors spread online about Tim Tebow, Aaron Hernandez and jersey No. 85
|Claim by Viral image: claims that Jamaica is “the first country to make K-pop illegal.” |
Check Your Fact rating: False (Personally, I am ok with that, but it is not true)
FACT CHECK: Is Jamaica The First Country To Make K-Pop Illegal?
|TRUE||Claim: On June 6, 2021, U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris arrived to Guatemala City’s Air Force Base where she was “greeted” by protesters with banners reading, “Kamala, Trump Won,” among other phrases. |
Snopes.com rating: True
Did Guatemalan Residents ‘Greet’ Harris With Signs Reading ‘Trump Won’?
|(International: Palestine): Image shows a gay man being thrown off a building in Palestine. |
BOOM rating: False (Sadly, the photo is real and was taken in Syria in 2015 showing an ISIS execution of a gay man.)
Image From Syria Falsely Shared As Gay Men Being Killed In Palestine
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