16 Fact-checking Sites
Some Reputable Fact-Checking Organizations
The following organizations are generally regarded as reputable fact-checking organizations focused on U.S. national news:
Respected specialty sites cover niche areas such as climate or celebrities. Here are a few examples:
There are many fact-checking sites outside the U.S. Here is a small sample:
- FactsCan (Canada)
- El Sabueso/The Hound (Mexico)
- BBC Reality Check (UK)
- Full Fact (UK)
Concept Reflection: Fact-Checking Sites
This section includes material from the source chapter, “Fact-Checking Sites” by Mike Caulfield, found in Web Literacy for Student Fact-Checkers, licensed as CC BY 4.0, as well as the following:
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Original material by book author Calantha Tillotson.