PolitiFact

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Started: 2007
Founder: Tampa Bay Times

Constitutes: Fact checking website

Main focus: “Fake News”

PolitiFact is run by the Poynter Institute.

Reversal on COVID-19 Origins

In October 2020, PolitiFact headlined an article "Tucker Carlson guest airs debunked conspiracy theory that COVID-19 was created in a lab." In 2021, however, they issued a "correction", reversing that claim.[1]

Cuktural references

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Episode 1712 of XKCD featured PolitiFact .[2]

 

Events Sponsored

EventDescription
Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationVery influential and rich foundation established to take leadership of global health.
Democracy Fund
The Ford FoundationIn addition to its own billionaire agenda, also known to have been $$$ middleman for covert CIA funding.
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