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Politics | Media Watch

Journalists Rush to Share Debunked Jimmy Kimmel Clip of Pence Delivering Empty PPE Boxes

Even when the Trump administration is visiting hospitals, the media finds a way to spin it as controversial. ABC late night host Jimmy Kimmel continued his petty crusade against Mike Pence, Thursday, by mocking the vice president for delivering boxes of p

News | Fake News

‘CBS News This Morning’ Aired Faked COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing Site Line of Cars

A CBS News crew pulled medical professionals off the floor at the Cherry Medical Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to line up in their vehicles so a CBS film crew would have a long line for their COVID-19 coverage.

Politics | Media Watch

James O'Keefe: CBS Faked a Line of Cars to Make Corona Tests Seem Harder to Get

Did CBS fake a line of cars in Michigan in order to make it seem like COVID-19 testing was even more difficult? That’s what Project Veritas creator James O’Keefe claims in a new video. Footage of the May 1 CBS This Morning shows a long line of vehicles wa

Politics | Media Watch

NYT Pushes Alleged Report Showing 3,000 COVID Deaths Per Day By June 1. White House: That’s Not True.

On Monday, rumors circulated that the United States is predicted to have 200,000 new confirmed cases and 3,000 novel coronavirus deaths daily by June 1. The New York Times, for example, ran with the report, suggesting the modeling figures were attributed

Politics | Media Watch

Politico Quietly Updates Article After Claiming Trump Currently ‘Owes’ Millions To Bank Of China

Politico quietly updated its story after first claiming that President Donald Trump currently "owes millions to the Bank of China" Friday.

Politics | Media Watch

Real News, Mr. President: CNN’s graphics department still running with bogus COVID19 narrative to own Trump at presser

At today’s White House COVID19 presser, Donald Trump denied responsibility for people choosing to ingest disinfectants as a COVID19 remedy:

Politics | Media Watch

Facebook Fact-Checker: Trump ‘Did NOT Urge People to Inject Disinfectants’

A Facebook fact-checking partner determined that President Donald Trump did not tell people to inject themselves with disinfectants to cure the coronavirus. Lead Stories, a fact-checking outlet run by former CNN employees, took a video from popular Facebo

Politics | Media Watch

Media Claims Calls To Poison Control Have Increased Due To Trump’s ‘Disinfectant’ Comments. That’s Not True.

After President Donald Trump’s Thursday comments regarding UV light and disinfectant went viral (with left-wing pundits and media outlets claiming he told people to inject themselves with disinfectant and drink bleach), multiple news agencies reported loc

Politics | Media Watch

Despicable NBC Blames Trump (“Surprise”) for ‘Growing Discrimination’ Against Asian Americans

During a nearly six-minute long report on Friday, NBC’s Today show tried to directly lay blame for “growing discrimination” against Asian American at the feet of President Trump. The coverage suggested that Trump’s use of the phrase “Chinese virus” in the

Politics | Politics

Suppression of Expression Obscures the Truth About the Virus - American Greatness

mericans are acquainted with predictable but ultimately failed progressive efforts to suppress free expression by preemptive invective and politically correct finger-pointing. To believe that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s accusers reveale

Politics | Media Watch

ABC Manipulates Video of Fauci Defending Trump, Insists He Killed People

During Monday’s coronavirus press conference, Dr. Anthony Fauci rebuked the media for pouncing on an out of context quote pulled from an interview he gave to CNN the previous day. The liberal media had been using the quote to suggest President Trump was r

Politics | Media Watch

WATCH: CBS News Posts Fraudulent Video Of ICU Nurse Crying Over Poor Working Conditions

CBS News posted a video of a nurse who claimed she quit her job after being asked to work in a coronavirus ICU without a face mask. 

Politics | Politics

CNN Bashed Trump For Saying The Same Thing About Coronavirus Death Percentage That They’re Now Reporting

CNN journalists bashed President Donald Trump for saying on March 4 that the death rate of the novel coronavirus is likely much lower than data indicates.

Politics | Politics

Rachel Maddow Calls The Timely Arrival Of Navy Hospital Ships 'Nonsense'

Rachel Maddow said President Trump was lying when he said the U.S. Navy hospital ships would arrive in Los Angeles and New York City in the near future. 

Politics | Media Watch

Media Peddle Bogus Wuhan Virus Stats To Bash America

Many in the media enthusiastically relish the claim that the United States has more people infected with the Wuhan virus than China does.

Politics | Media Watch

CNN faces backlash for suggesting Obama is calling for social distancing, not Trump

CNN was blasted on Thursday over a "terrible headline" that suggests only President Obama is calling for everyone to continue social distancing instead of President Trump. 

Politics | Media Watch

Thirsty for Division: Nets Mislead in Trying to Divide Trump, Task Force on Lifting Restrictions

It’s like some of this is fun and games for the press. On Tuesday night, the “big three” broadcast networks used their flagship evening newscasts to erect walls between President Donald Trump and his Coronovirus Task Force, falsely treating the President’

Psychology | Personality

Are You as in Control of Your Emotions as You Think? | Psychology Today

During times of uncertainty, it’s natural for your mood to be influenced by outside factors. A new study on emotion contagion shows how this process works in a digital world.

Politics | Politics

Media, Democrats Ran With False Claim Trump 'Disbanded' Pandemic Office

The man who ran the White House pandemic program dismissed a Democratic claim that Trump eliminated the team and criticized reporters for parroting it.

Politics | Leftist Lies

Fake news: Teen Vogue columnist enraged by ICE’s ‘jackbooted jackals’ barging into hospitals to arrest people –

It turns out that ICE agents were escorting the man to the hospital for care.

Politics | Second Amendment

Fake-News MSNBC Host Claims 'Thousands' of 'White Nationalists' Are 'Swarming' Virginia 2A Rally

MSNBC host Craig Melvin claimed on television Monday that "thousands" of "white nationalists" and "militia groups" are "swarming the state capitol in Richmond," with "guns rights activists." I'd like to know what "white nationalists" and "militia groups,"

Politics | Donald Trump

President Trump’s physician throws ICE-COLD WATER all over Dems and their latest health conspiracy theory

"...the President has not had any chest pain, nor was he evaluated or treated for any urgent or acute issues."

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

We Tracked Down A Fake-News Creator In The Suburbs. Here's What We Learned

"The whole idea from the start was to build a site that could kind of infiltrate the echo chambers of the alt-right," says Jestin Coler, whose company, Disinfomedia, is behind some fake news sites.

Politics | Conservative Voices

America Has Spoken… Mainstream Media SUCKS! - Freedom Wire

According to a new Rasmussen poll, the overwhelming majority of Americans dislike the mainstream media. It's time for the rampant bias to end.

Politics | Politics

Media Bad-Mouths the Economy Like It Did in 1992

As it did in 1992, the anti-Republican media is covering Trump's economy as negatively as possible.

Health & Fitness | News Items

Fake News Influences Voters and Leads to False Memories

Fake news almost certainly influences voters, and can even cause many to form false memories based on fabricated news reports they've seen, a new study finds.

Politics | Media Watch

Is It True That 'Getting Killed by Police Is a Leading Cause of Death for Young Black Men,' as the LA Times Claims?

Centuries from now, when archaeologists unearth the long-buried cities of the United States of America, they may find artifacts of what by then will be the forgotten craft of journalism. Just as we look today at the medical practices of antiquity and wond

Politics | Media Bias

Reuters Photo Caption Fail: Israel 'Bombs' Palestinian Buildings

Israel demolished Palestinian buildings in the village of Sur Baher using bulldozers and munitions, not "bombing" them as Reuters photo captions claim.

Politics | Donald Trump

‘Does That Sound Like Me?’ Trump Rips Washington Post For ‘Fake News’ On Him Vs. ‘The Squad’ | Daily Wire

In a series of tweets Sunday and Monday, President Trump accused The Washington Post of publishing a "fake news" report on his war with the "Squad" of far-left Democratic congresswomen.

Politics | Politics

The “Fine People” Hoax Funnel - Dilbert Blog

I’ve been publicly debunking the “fine people” hoax since 2017. The press created the hoax by consistently and intentionally omitting the second half of President Trump’s comments about Charlottesville. If you only see or hear the first half of what the p

Politics | Politics

Hispanic pastors tour border facility lambasted by AOC and say they are ‘shocked by misinformation’ | Fox News

Rev. Samuel Rodriguez was "full of indignation" when he saw the reports and heard from politicians about the deplorable and inhumane conditions for illegal immigrants at an El Paso County, Texas migrant detention center, but what he saw at the same facili

Politics | The "Squad"

LIAR: AOC Weeps Over Empty Parking Lot

You may have seen the pictures released this week showing Alexandria "They're Concentration Camps" Ocasio-Cortez one year ago outside the tent city in Tornillo, Texas, right on the Mexican border.

Politics | The "Squad"

Real or staged? AOC shares photos from her 2018 visit to the border and people have questions

"These are so clearly contrived and staged that it's physically painful to look at them."

Politics | Media Watch

Free Beacon: MSNBC Mangles Facts on Trump's Rally, Biden's Segregationist Pals

The Washington Free Beacon reported two fact-manglings at the scene of MSNBC on Wednesday. Reporter Vaughn Hillyard weirdly claimed President Trump didn't mention abortion in his re-election campaign launch in Orlando on Tuesday night. MSNBC host Kasie Hu

Politics | Politics

Chris Wallace: Trump Tariffs May Be 'Pretty Damaging'

Fox News' Chris Wallace spoke with Shepard Smith this afternoon to discuss the potential ramifications of President Donald Trump threatening tariffs on Mexico.

Politics | Politics

Bombshell: Inspector General Finds High-Ranking FBI Official Was Leaking Sensitive Info to Media

Another week, another leak -- and this time, it was a top FBI official who was passing sensitive information to the media.

News | News

Justice Department Declines to Prosecute Serial FBI Leaker

The Department of Justice declined to prosecute a senior FBI official linked to the Clinton-email investigation, despite evidence ...

News | Antisemitism Watch

Caroline Glick talks about growing antisemitism in the realm of fake news | The Jerusalem post

"You use fake facts in order to rationalize violent facts against Jews," Caroline Glick explained.

Politics | Politics

Why Many of Today's News Reporters Believe It Is Their Duty to Lie to You

Commentary President Donald Trump rolled out a new immigration plan in a press conference held at the White ...

Politics | Media Watch

PROPAGANDA: CNN Spreads Deceptive Info On School Shootings, Calls For Gun Confiscation | Daily Wire

CNN has repeatedly spread false information in the wake of the Colorado school shooting last week in an attempt to destroy the Second Amendment which culminated with the far-left network championing national gun confiscation on Tuesday.

Travel | Israeli Culture

How do you say fake news in Hebrew? - Israel News

Academy of the Hebrew Language also gives officials translations for driverless cars and chocolate truffles.

Politics | Media Watch

Media Lies: The ‘Packed White Nationalist’ Rally That Wasn’t

It’s no secret that the mainstream media is biased to the left. A 2018 survey conducted by researchers at Arizona State found that only 4.4 percent of journalists consider themselves “right-of-center.” A similar 2014 study found that only 7.1 percent of j

Politics | Politics

A Real Attorney General - WSJ

Bill Barr gets smeared for refusing to duck and cover like Loretta Lynch.

Politics | Politics

Prior Reporting Confirmed That Some FBI Agents Were FED UP With Comey - Kerry Picket

Reporting done previously by The Daily Caller confirmed White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ claim that some FBI agents were indeed unhappy with former FBI Director James Comey’s leadership.

Politics | Media Watch

Far-Left Activists, Democrats, Media Spread Deceptively Edited Clip Of Trump Calling MS-13 Gang Members 'Animals'

Democrat politicians, alleged journalists, and far-left activists spread a deceptively edited video clip from last year that they falsely claimed showed President Donald Trump calling immigrants and asylum seekers "animals," when, in fact, he was referrin

Politics | Media Watch

61 Hacks Who Peddled Collusion And Should Never Be Trusted Again

Now that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has closed the door on Russian collusion hysteria, let’s take a look back at the Most Mistaken People in America.

News | News

BUSTED: Twitter Engineer Says Platform ‘Deletes’ Pro-Trump Accounts, Claims They’re ‘Russian Bots’ | Sean Hannity

A new undercover exposé from James O’Keefe and Project Veritas show a Twitter employee bragging about simply “deleting” Trump supporters...

Politics | Leftist Lies

Stop LYING! Rep. Ilhan Omar playing the #MuslimBan card to blame Trump because MN Dems want her out is ALL FAIL

Trump isn't a Democrat, Ilhan.

Politics | Politics

WATCH: CBS' Lara Logan Calls Out Media For Propaganda-Like Coverage: 'This Interview Is Professional Suicide For Me'

Emmy Award-winning journalist Lara Logan talked about the mainstream media’s left-wing bias in a podcast called “Mike Drop,” hosted by retired Navy SEAL Mike Ritland.

Politics | Media Watch

Why Does the MSM Keep Falling for Obvious Hoaxes?

Could it be "magical thinking," confirmation bias, malice, or just plain stupidity?

News | News

The Paid-Propaganda-as-News Scam

Commentary One of the biggest dirty secrets of the DNC Media Complex is that, for some time now, ...

Politics | Media Watch

WaPo Headline Dings Trump For Installing Golf Simulator. There’s More To The Story.

Honestly, the whole story is a big “who cares,” but leave it to the left-wing media to produce a headline and social media post that makes things seem more sinister than they are.

Politics | PC Culture

Bloomingdale’s Apologizes Over ‘Fake News’ T-Shirt, Pulls It From Stores

"We take this feedback very seriously and are working quickly to remove this t-shirt," the company said in a statement on Twitter

Politics | Malfeasance

Ocasio-Cortez, Adviser Caught Making False Statements About Documents They Published

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and her team were caught making false statements about a document on the "Green New Deal" that they published on the congresswoman's website after Ocasio-Cortez was widely mocked across the political spe

Politics | Media Watch

Politico Fact-Checks Trump, But This Is Ridiculous

Politico, in its fervent desire to impale President Trump on his own rhetorical spear, offered the transcript of the president’s State of the Union address along with commentary

Politics | Politics

Bill O'Reilly: Bill's Weekly Column - A Bad Moon Rising in America

Using propaganda techniques that would humble Stalin, the media has allied itself with the far-left progressive movement to crush traditional thought in America.

Politics | Op-Ed

Publishing Stupid 'Hot Takes' Is Why We Can't Have National Discussions

Is there any American newsroom left that has the good sense not to publish outlandish hot takes on hot-button issues? Where?

News | News

Media Can't Admit Trump–Russia Sources Are Compromised, Feeding Them Fake News

What if the documents the leakers viewed actually do say Trump told Cohen to lie; it's just that the documents they viewed weren't real? They were fakes.

Politics | Media Bias

The Guardian Delegitimizes Israel in Lying Editorial | HonestReporting

The Guardian crosses the line with an editorial replete with lies, distortions and delegitimization of Israel.

Politics | Media Watch

Andrew Breitbart Was Right About the Media

Andrew Breitbart was right: WAR.

News | News

How Staged Disinformation Events Turn Into Policy

A subversive strategy is being used by special interest groups, #NewsOutlets, #PoliticalMovements and terrorists to stir public emotion with staged events an...

Politics | Politics

Judicial Watch: Documents Reveal Obama State Department Urgently Provided Classified ‘Russiagate’ Documents to Multiple Senators Immediately Ahead of Trump Inauguration - Judicial Watch

We made the deadline! Thank you everyone for what was truly a Department-wide effort!’ – former senior advisor to the assistant secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs, less than 24 hours before Trump inauguration (Washington, DC) Judicial Watch t

News | News

Khashoggi: Qatari Asset in Life; Qatari Asset in Death - Security Studies Group

Thanks to the Washington Post, we now know that Jamal Khashoggi was never a journalist; he was a highly-partisan operative who worked with a handler to publish propaganda at the behest of Qatar. He was, in other words, an agent of influence. [...]Read Mor

Politics | Politics

Andrew Light, Obama official, helped prepare dire National Climate Assessment

A former Obama administration official with ties to a liberal advocacy group funded by Democratic megadonors George Soros and Tom Steyer helped prepare the Fourth National Climate Assessment, whose dire predictions have since been attacked as overblown.

News | The News

Liberal media tell us the left is right – And the right is wrong | Fox News

Many journalists argue that there is no such thing as liberal media bias. But polls show that most Americans disagree. Even a recent survey of financial journalists shows self-described liberals outnumbering conservatives 13-to-1.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

‘Trump Imitation Syndrome’ is afflicting the president’s liberal enemies

The malady known as Trump Derangement Syndrome is marked by a sudden explosion of crazy talk and sometimes actions coming from people formerly regarded as sane. Its sufferers, most, but not all, li…

News | News

Bill O'Reilly: Bill's Weekly Column - Muzzling the White House Press Corps

It is Jim Acosta’s job to get information to CNN viewers, not be captain of the debate team.  If he wants to give opinions, CNN should give him a primetime show.  

Politics | Media Bias

Israel: Newsweek's Pathetic Fact-Checking Lynk Fail | HonestReporting

Newsweek has an unfortunate habit of publishing opinion pieces without even the most basic fact checking. A recent editorial by Michael Lynk, a UN Special

News | News

More Voters Say the Press Has Divided the Country Than Trump

In the new Morning Consult/Politico poll, 64 percent of registered voters said the press has done more to divide the country than unite it since Trump took office, compared with 56 percent who said the same was true of the president.

News | News

NY Times Reports, Without Evidence, That Trump's Views on Caravan Caused Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

News Analysis The New York Times published two stories on the front page of its Oct. 30 print edition that blame President Donald Trump and his allies for the massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. Both stories are positioned prominently ab

Politics | Media Bias

British media blame Israel for Gaza’s economic woes. Gazans blame Hamas and the PA

These counterintuitive findings offer a rare honest glimpse into what Palestinians living under Hamas’s despotic rule in Gaza actually believe, providing a “compelling corrective”…

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump Critical of New York Times Over 'Fake Story' on Mobile Phone Use

President Donald Trump criticized The New York Times for publishing what he called a "Fake Story" about China and Russia listening to his mobile phone calls

Science & Technology | Tech

Why Personal Curation Led To 90 Million Readers On The Apple News App

Sure, Apple includes its News app on iOS devices and Macs, but how many people actually flip through it on a regular basis? Quite a few, it seems. As part of...

Politics | Politics

Exposed! PROOF that anti-Trump protesters are paid

A shocking new report surfaced earlier this week on paid protesters and this BOMBSHELL. Find out the proof we uncovered of a company hiring protesters. Hint: This will have you screaming mad!

Politics | Politics

Trump Rebukes Media for 'Dishonest' Coverage of Rally Remarks

Days after a MAGA-style rally in Ohio, President Donald Trump rebuked the media's coverage of his comments on Confederate Army general Robert E. Lee.

Politics | Politics

Media pretend left-wing mobs of protesters aren’t really mobs

Media defend anti-GOP mobs, attack Kanye West, and distort Trump's Civil War comments.

Politics | Politics

GOP Cut Backroom Deal with Obama Administration During 2016 Election

'There was recognition that we had a Democratic president who was quite popular but also divisive for a portion of the population. For them, just having him say the election was legitimate was not going to be enough.'

News | News

Facebook Purge: Here Is the List of Pages Deleted by Facebook

As reported by The Western Journal, in what many are calling the “Facebook purge,” Facebook announced on Thursday that it removed over 800 political pages and accounts in a clamp down on what the social media company calls “inauthentic behav

News | News

Network Coverage of Trump 92 Percent Negative, Lacks Diversity, Report Says

President Donald Trump has received 92 percent negative evening news coverage from the main broadcast networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

New York Times: 'Israel Says' a Terror Attack Happened | HonestReporting

Why did the New York Times' first headline in response to a brutal Palestinian terrorist attack, state "Israel Says" when the facts were already known?

Politics | Politics

UPDATE: Soros Elevator Activist and Illegal Alien Ana Maria Archila Made $178,071 in 2016 as a Far Left Activist

A week ago on Friday Senator Jeff Flake announced he would vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh out of the Judiciary Committee. Then he got cornered in an elevator by screaming leftists for 4 minutes. About an hour later and after several private talks with De

Politics | Politics

Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford and the links to George Soros

Look at what’s going on with Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation proceedings for the Supreme Court, and the fingerprints of George Soros are all over it.

News | The News

Muhammad Names are Top For Baby Boys in England and Wales

Muhammad was the most popular name for baby boys in English regions London, the West Midlands, and Yorkshire and the Humber in 2017, government statistics show, with spelling variations in the name taking it to first place across England and Wales.

History | The Constitution

Bill O'Reilly: Bill's Weekly Column - Will Accusations Ruin America?

It was sad but not surprising to hear liberal CNN commentator Chris Cuomo say that the presumption of innocence should only apply to court cases, not the court of public opinion in America. Think about that for a moment. That means that any unproven accus

Politics | Politics

Is the accusation against Kavanaugh the culmination of a set-up from 2012? *UPDATED* - Bookworm Room

A 2012 New Yorker piece naming Kavanaugh as a potential Romney pick for the Supremes may provide the genesis for Christine Ford's questionable accusation.

News | News

Leaked video shows Google co-founder compare Trump voters 'fascists' | Daily Mail Online

Google co-founder Sergey Brin can be seen on stage in front of hundreds of employees saying he was 'deeply offended' by Trump's election and that it 'conflicts with many of Google's values.'

Politics | Opinion

Israel and the grave danger of media bias

Misinformation matters because media outlets have great power. They shape the way we understand the world and, ultimately, drive our behavior.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

59 Percent Of You Will Share This Article Without Even Reading It

A recent study found that 59 percent of all links shared on social networks aren't actually clicked on at all, implying that people are sharing articles without ever getting past the headlines.

Politics | Politics

Facts Of The Trump Tower Meeting Are Incriminating, But Not For Trump

The real colluders with Russia are the Democrats, intelligence agencies, and corporate media. The facts about the Trump Tower meeting only reinforce that.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Facebook Suspends Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech | Fortune

Facebook has taken a stand against conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, suspending him from the platform for 30 days.

Politics | Military

Pentagon Says It's Not Purging Immigrant Recruits, Contrary to Reports

The Pentagon said there are no new changes to a program for immigrants to gain U.S. citizenship through military service.

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump Explains Meaning of Melania's Controversial 'I Really Don't Care' Jacket

Melania Trump also tweeted a message about her visit.

News | Fake News

Facebook expands fact-checking program, adopts new technology for fighting fake news | TechCrunch

Facebook this morning announced an expansion of its fact-checking program and other actions it’s taking to combat the scourge of fake news on its social network. The company, which was found to be compromised by Russian trolls whose disinformation campa

News | News

Trump-Russia Scandal: Evidence Piles Up Of Wrongdoing At FBI, But Media Ignore It

There have been two major ongoing investigations involving President Trump. One is looking into whether Trump colluded with Russia. It's borne no fruit. The other involves abuse of power at the highest levels of government and is producing damning ev

News | Interesting Links

PolitiFact statements about Fake news

PolitiFact.com is a project of the Tampa Bay Times to help you find the truth in Washington and the Obama presidency.

News | News

TV vs. Trump in 2018: Lots of Russia, and 91% Negative Coverage

A Media Research Center analysis of the ABC, CBS and NBC evening newscasts in January and February found ten times more negative comments (91%) about the President than positive statements (just 9%). Out of 851 total minutes of airtime devoted to the admi

Science & Technology | Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook to Become 'More Meaningful' | Fortune

Facebook is changing the way it filters posts and videos on its centerpiece News Feed, amid a series of planned changes.

News | NEWS

Martin Luther King Jr. was a 'socialist before it was cool,' CNN claims - Washington Times

CNN sparked a backlash on social media Monday when it claimed Martin Luther King Jr. was a "socialist before it was cool."

News | In The News

The internet made sooooo many jokes about Trump's 'fake news trophy' tweet

They've got a few solid trophy suggestions.

News | In The News

How Russian trolls lie their way to top of Facebook, Twitter - CNET

Propaganda campaigns are more than fake news. Trolls have learned to game social media algorithms and create their artificial viral moments.

Politics | Politics

The fake news machine: Inside a town gearing up for 2020

There's a whole industry dedicated to producing fake US news in Macedonia – and it's getting ready for 2020

News | Fake News

The Fake-News Fallacy | The New Yorker

Old fights about radio have lessons for new fights about the Internet.

Politics | Other Politics

Don’t be fooled again: That huge crowd photo is not a Trump rally - The Washington Post

Those people were Cleveland Cavs fans.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

Woodward: “Smug” media on Trump crusade

"There's so many people treating the Trump presidency as if it's a try-out."

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Independent Investigative Report on “A Dog’s Purpose” Finds Edited Video Mischaracterized What Happened on the Set

Founded in 1877, American Humane is committed to ensuring the safety, welfare and well-being of animals.

News | News

Honeymoon from Hell: The Liberal Media vs. President Trump

As President Trump approaches the end of his first 100 days in office, he has received by far the most hostile press treatment of any incoming American president, with the broadcast networks punishing him with coverage that has been 89% negative. The netw

Health & Fitness | Psychology!

When It Comes To Politics and 'Fake News,' Facts Aren't Enough

In politics, it sometimes feels like we can't agree on basic facts. But according to neuroscientist Tali Sharot, facts are not enough — emotions may be the key to changing our minds.

Health & Fitness | News Items

The Dalai Lama Reveals Exactly What We Need in the Age of Fake News

As the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism and leader of the Tibetan government in exile for half a century, the Dalai Lama has well considered…

Politics | Other Politics

Trump cites (fake) attack in Sweden

There has been no recent terrorist attack in Sweden.

Miscellaneous | Social Media

20th Century Fox Gives Real Apology for a Fake News Campaign

A promotion tactic for “A Cure for Wellness,” which set up false news sites that put out articles that were widely shared, fell flat, as did the film’s projected ticket sales.

Miscellaneous | Social Media

20th Century Fox Used Fake News to Publicize ‘A Cure for Wellness’

Many users thought articles on sites resembling city newspapers’ or HealthCare.gov were real exposés or scoops, like “Trump and Putin Spotted at Swiss Resort.”

Politics | Politics

Democratic leaders cite fake tweets while criticizing Flynn

In a statement criticizing the White House and President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, Democratic leaders in Congress cited tweets from a fake Flynn account. Tuesday afternoon, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and other top

Miscellaneous | Social Media

In a first, Wikipedia has deemed the Daily Mail too “unreliable” to be used as a citation

"The Mail should be on the citation blacklist. There's no area of news where it is actually reliable."

Politics | Politics

A conspiracy theory site that believes Sandy Hook was fake is behind Trump's theory the media makes up terror attacks

Donald Trump’s claims that the media is covering up terrorist attacks committed by Muslim fundamentalists were previously promoted by a right-wing conspiracy theory website with which the US President has links.  The InfoWars site frequently publishes

News | News

16 Fake News Stories Reporters Have Run Since Trump Won

Journalists, media types, reporters, you have two choices: you can fix these problems, or you can watch your profession go down in flames.

Politics | Other Politics

Trump Posted A False News Report To His Facebook Page And Got Thousands Of Shares

The report claimed that Kuwait had also issued a visa ban on several Muslim-majority countries after President Trump's immigration order. They didn't.

Politics | POLITICS

Want to resist the post-truth age? Learn to analyze photos like an expert would

Pay attention to perspective.