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Ripped from the Headlines: Fake and Real News and Evaluating Sources
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"A Project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center." "We are a nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. We monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases. Our goal is to apply the best practices of both journalism and scholarship, and to increase public knowledge and understanding."
Pulitzer-prize winning fact-checking site with the Truth-O-Meter.
The Internet giveth, and the Internet taketh away. Although it's childishly simple to foist fake information on others through the Internet, it can also help determine if text, images or video have been taken out of context or otherwise altered to change their message or context.