Tag: Snopes

A protester wears a Donald Trump mask mask during a demonstration againt the US president in Brussels on May 24, 2017

BOKHARI: Why The Left Loves Snopes

Culture warriors need their weapons. That’s why the left is determined to save “neutral fact-checker” Snopes.com from financial ruin.

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Google Launches ‘Fact Check’ Label for Search Results

In an effort to combat “fake news,” Google has launched a new feature on their search engine titled “Fact Check” which adds a label to certain links indicating whether they have been confirmed by partisan fact-checkers Snopes and Politifact.

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Facebook Launches ‘Journalism Project’ in Age of Trump

The left blamed Facebook for allowing users to share “fake news” — or merely news unfavorable to Hillary Clinton. Now, Facebook is moving to rehabilitate its image by launching “The Facebook Journalism Project.”

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6 Reasons Why ABC News Is Unqualified to Label ‘Fake News’

Facebook announced last week that the social media company would be teaming up with sources such as ABC News, Politifact, and Snopes to identify and eradicate “fake news” across Facebook. But each of the sources vetting the so called “fake news” have a track record of partisan politics, regularly pushing a left-leaning bias to their viewers.