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 American Greatness: “Video shows U.S. Capitol Police gave protesters OK to enter.”
PolitiFact rating: Pants on Fire (The mob forcibly breached the building by pushing past barricades and law enforcement. Some rioters attacked police officers and vandalized the Capitol.)
|FALSE||Claim by Dr. Anthony Fauci: The U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases did not fund research at the Wuhan Institute of Virology
The Dispatch Fact Check rating: False (they did fund $600K through EcoHealth an NGO)
|FALSE||Claim by Daily Express: Former President Donald Trump had an exact replica of the Oval Office built at Mar-A-Lago.
Snopes.com rating: False
|FALSE||Claim by Study by Dr. J. Bart Classen in the journal Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Articles by National File and Global Research, Social media posts: Pfizer-BioNTechs COVID-19 vaccine can cause Neurodegenerative Diseases like Alzheimer.
BOOM Live rating: False
|FALSE||Claim by Donald Trump (R): “The entire Database of Maricopa County in Arizona has been DELETED!”
USA Today rating: False
|(International: Nigeria): About two million children in Nigeria suffer from acute malnutrition.
Africa Check rating: Mostly Correct
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