The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact checkers. (D. Van Zandt)
|Claim by Facebook posts: Says Joe Biden called ANTIFA “courageous Americans.”
PolitiFact rating: False
|The claim via social media: Google automatically signed up all Android users for a COVID-19 tracing app.
USA Today Fact Check rating: Mostly False
|Claim by J. Christian Adams: In voting by mail, “hundreds of thousands of ballots have been rejected for defects and millions more end up missing or in landfills.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly False
|Claim via Social Media: Did Sarah Grossman die after police sprayed her protest group with tear gas, which triggered her asthma and led to her death?
Lead Stories rating: False
|Claim by Desiree Rogers: In COVID-19 crisis, “only 20% of African Americans had jobs where they could work from home.”
PolitiFact rating: True
|(International: UK) Claim:“CNN is at it again. Putting a black guy’s head on a lily white dude to push an agenda”
Reuters Fact Check rating: False
Disclaimer: We are providing links to fact checks by the IFCN. If you do not agree with a fact check, please directly contact the source of that fact check.
Claim Codes: Red = Fact Check on a Right Claim, Blue = Fact Check on a Left Claim, Black = Not Political/Conspiracy/Pseudoscience