Author: Anna Mock

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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show Dr. Oz Kissing Donald Trump’s Hollywood Star?

An image shared on Facebook purportedly shows U.S. Pennsylvania Senate candidate Mehmet Oz kissing former President Donald Trump’s Hollywood star.  Verdict: False The image is digitally fabricated. A spokesperson for... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show Dr. Oz Kissing Donald Trump’s Hollywood Star?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Did CBC News Publish This Story Defending The Media’s Credibility?

An image shared on Facebook purportedly shows a screen grab of an article from CBC News titled, “The media isn’t lying to you, despite what online trolls may say.” Verdict:... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did CBC News Publish This Story Defending The Media’s Credibility?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Did Congress Vote To Exempt Itself From Upcoming IRS Audits?

A post shared on Facebook claims members of Congress voted to exempt themselves from any upcoming Internal Revenue Service (IRS) audits.  Verdict: False There is no evidence to suggest that... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Congress Vote To Exempt Itself From Upcoming IRS Audits?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Does This Video Show Ukrainian Farmers Harvesting Crops From A Burning Field?

A video shared on Facebook purportedly shows Ukrainian farmers attempting to harvest grain from a farm as a fire set by Russian troops spreads.  Verdict: False The video was filmed... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Does This Video Show Ukrainian Farmers Harvesting Crops From A Burning Field?”
FACT CHECK: Did Reuters Publish This Fact Check About White House Employee Andrew Bates Tweeting ‘Nazi Symbolism?’
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Did Reuters Publish This Fact Check About White House Employee Andrew Bates Tweeting ‘Nazi Symbolism?’

An image shared on Facebook purportedly shows a screenshot of a Reuters fact-check about a White House employee using Nazi symbolism in a recent tweet. Verdict: False The image is... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Reuters Publish This Fact Check About White House Employee Andrew Bates Tweeting ‘Nazi Symbolism?’”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Did Anthony Fauci Refer To Children As ‘Test Subjects’ In An MSNBC Interview?

An image shared on Facebook claims National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Director Anthony Fauci referred to young children as “test subjects” during an MSNBC interview. There is... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Anthony Fauci Refer To Children As ‘Test Subjects’ In An MSNBC Interview?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Is Hepatitis B Curable?

The disease is not curable, according to the Mayo Clinic and the Hepatitis B Foundation. Hepatitis B is a viral infection that mainly attacks liver functions and can lead to... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Is Hepatitis B Curable?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Did Australian Politician Adam Bandt Post This Tweet In Support Of Drug Dealers?

An image shared on Facebook purportedly shows a tweet from Australian MP Adam Bandt in which he says drug dealers are not to blame for people’s drug-related problems.  There is... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did Australian Politician Adam Bandt Post This Tweet In Support Of Drug Dealers?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Did CNN Publish This Article About Ezra Miller Having Ties To A Cult Leader?

An image shared on Twitter purportedly shows an article from CNN reporting on actor Ezra Miller’s alleged connections to an infamous “leftist cult.” This image is digitally fabricated. A spokesperson... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Did CNN Publish This Article About Ezra Miller Having Ties To A Cult Leader?”
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Aug
2022
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FACT CHECK: Is Guitarist Carlos Santana ‘Expected To Pass’ After Suffering A Stroke?

An image shared on Facebook claims guitarist Carlos Santana is expected to die after suffering a severe stroke. Although Santana suffered a stroke in July, he has since recovered. There... Read More... “FACT CHECK: Is Guitarist Carlos Santana ‘Expected To Pass’ After Suffering A Stroke?”