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 National File and shared by Donald Trump, JR: Yearbook photo shows Senate candidate Mark Kelly “dressed as Adolf Hitler.”
FactCheck.org rating: False
Photo of Man in Halloween Costume Isn’t Mark Kelly
|Claim by Owen Shroyer: “CDC says [the SARS-CoV-2] virus was never airborne, rendering masks worthless”
Health Feedback rating: Inaccurate
Masks are effective at reducing COVID-19 primary transmission through respiratory droplets; the CDC acknowledges airborne transmission via aerosols can also occur
|Claim via Social Media: Says Donald Trump “voted twice” in the Nov. 3, 2020 election
PolitiFact rating: Pants on Fire
|Claim by Donal Trump (R): “And by the way, Mexico is paying for the wall.” — New Hampshire rally.
AP Fact Check rating: False
|Claim via Social Media: Says Donald Trump said “good” during the final presidential debate in reference to families being separated at the border.
PolitiFact rating: False
Trump didn’t say ‘good’ in reference to family separations; he said ‘go ahead’ to debate moderator
|(International: India) Claim: Pictures claim that a huge crowd of people turned up at PM Modi’s rally in Bihar.
BOOM rating: False
Bihar Polls: 2019 Pic Of Crowd At Modi’s Patna Rally Shared As Recent
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