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
|Claim by Left Action: “Hunter Biden was chairman of the World Food Program, which just won the Nobel Peace Prize. Eric Trump, Donald J Trump Jr, Ivanka Trump are banned from ever operating a charity again because they stole donations to children with cancer.”
PolitiFact rating: False
Fact-checking claims about charities linked to Hunter Biden and the Trump children
|Claim by Laura Ingraham: “Flu cases down by 95% [compared to last year]”; flu is being diagnosed as COVID-19, leading to fewer flu cases being recorded
Health Feedback rating: Unsupported
Claims that flu cases are used to inflate COVID-19 case counts are misleading, based on inaccurate numbers
|Claim by Gwen Moore (D): You can vote in Wisconsin with a photo ID “even if that ID is expired or you’ve moved.”
PolitiFact rating: Mostly True
|Claim by Secure America Now: VP Biden threatened to withhold $1B from Ukraine to save his son’s job.
USA Today rating: False
Fact check: Biden leveraged $1B in aid to Ukraine to oust corrupt prosecutor, not to help his son
|Claim via Social Media: Did Donald Trump take his children to “hang out with his pedophile buddy Jeffrey Epstein” and fail to protect the Trump children?
Lead Stories rating: False
Fact Check: This Photo Does NOT Show Donald Trump Taking His Children To ‘Hang Out’ With Jeffrey Epstein And Not Protecting Them
|(International: Spain) Claim: Muslims account for 30 percent of India’s population and they are no more a minority in the country.
India Today rating: Mostly false
Fact Check: No, Muslims will not surpass Hindu population in India anytime soon
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