Propaganda & Advertising

The Medium is the message … 
Or perhaps not. The message may be the message that “they” want you to believe. Know your source. Think critically. And then read the stuff that the Robot wants you to read.

  • The Latest Fact Checks from the International Fact Checking Network (IFCN) 08/03/2020
    by Media Bias Fact Check on August 3, 2020 at 10:45 am

    The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact-checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Facebook posts: “Mississippi got 10,145 warrants for unemployment fraud!!” PolitiFact rating: Mostly False Facebook warnings of warrants for unemployment fraud lack evidence The claim: The Cleveland Clinic […]

  • Daily Source Bias Check: Financial Express
    by Media Bias Fact Check on August 3, 2020 at 8:00 am

    RIGHT-CENTER BIAS These media sources are slightly to moderately conservative in bias. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes) to favor conservative causes. These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. See all Right-Center sources. Overall, we rate the Financial Express Right-Center […]