2019 Heartland Regional Library System

Fake News

Vocabulary

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Fact-Checking Web Sites

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Urban Legend and fact-checking site.

Nonprofit & nonpartisan org that focuses on U.S. politics.

They analyze political statements and rate their accuracy on a truth scale

Associated Press - worldly news fact-checking.

The American Press Institute - nonprofit, educational, conducts research.

AllSides - provides multiple angles on the same story. 

Debunks email and social media hoaxes, thwarts Internet scammers, combats spam.

Non-partisan where people can gather real information

For kids. 

Fake Sites or Satirical Sites

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