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Fact Checking Websites
Use these websites to do your own fact checking:
Fact checking everything from urban legends to news reports, "...the oldest and largest fact-checking site on the Internet, one widely regarded by journalists, folklorists, and laypersons alike as one of the world’s essential resources."
"PolitiFact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others who speak up in American politics."
"...a nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics."
List of "Unreliable" News Websites
Poynter's UnNews: An Index of Unreliable News Websites
The Poynter Institute for Media Studies is a non-profit school for journalism located in St. Petersburg, Florida. In April 2019, they analyzed a variety of fake news lists and made a list. A few days later, after complaints from the sites listed as "unreliable" and from readers, they removed the list.
"The Media Bias Chart" by Vanessa Otero
Vanessa Otero has created and updated this chart and distributed it through her blog and Twitter feed. This is version 4.0 from August 2018. What do you think? (Click to enlarge)