Fake News Fighters
Peer Reviewed Articles: What are they and how do you locate them?
Fake News Checklist - a customized checklist to use to determine accuracy of information
Factitious - a game for determining True or Fake News
Checkology - Resources and lessons to learn about the information we consume. Use the link below to create a student account using your Google log-in.
Fighting Fake News - a great list of resources collected by professionals from Washington state.
Is that a Fact? - a podcast from the News Literacy Project addresses the question, “How can American democracy survive and thrive in our toxic information environment?”
AllSides Media Bias Chart - charts political bias of media outlets
Fact-Checking Websites for Checking Specific Stories
Snopes - a go-to source for discerning what is true and what is total nonsense.
FactCheck - a nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics.
Politifact - a not-for-profit national news organization which fact-checks journalism.
Media Bias/Fact Check - an independent online media outlet dedicated to educating the public on media bias and deceptive news practices.
AFP Fact Check - a global fact-checking organisation, with dedicated journalists in countries from the United States to Myanmar.
Evaluating Information about COVID-19
Factitious Game on COVID-19 - a game for determining True or Fake News specific to COVID-19
Poynter #CoronaVirusFacts Alliance - Led by the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) at the Poynter Institute, the #CoronaVirusFacts / #DatosCoronaVirus Alliance unites more than 100 fact-checkers around the world in publishing, sharing and translating facts surrounding the new coronavirus.
AFP Fact Check: Busting coronavirus myths - a global fact-checking organisation, with dedicated journalists in countries from the United States to Myanmar.
Snopes: COVID-19 - Snopes helps to discern truth vs fiction specific to COVID-19.
World Health Organization: COVID Mythbusters: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public.
Coronavirus: Fact vs Fiction Podcast - CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta posts the latest news about the coronavirus.