10 Tips to Combat Coronavirus 10 Tips to Combat Coronavirus

ADVERTISEMENT

Snopes Outed as Unfit to Arbiter 'Truth'

Story at-a-glance -

  • To combat “fake news,” Facebook will take steps to limit the amount of “misinformation” that can be spread on its site by relying on fact-checkers, including Snopes, PolitiFact, the Associated Press, FactCheck.org and ABC News
  • The Daily Mail questions Snopes’ façade as the paragon of truth, noting the owners are embroiled in a legal dispute in which they cannot even agree on what the basic facts of their case are
  • Snopes has no set professional requirements for its fact-checkers. They don’t even have a standardized procedure for conducting the actual fact-checking

By Dr. Mercola

Unless you've been living under a rock or hiding beneath the covers in your bed for the past couple of months, you've undoubtedly heard the war cries against "fake news."


Read the Full Article for Free!
Subscribe to the #1 Natural Health Newsletter
  • Unlock censored health information that Google doesn't want you to read
  • Keep your privacy secure — We are no longer active on Facebook and are blocking our content from Google search to ensure your privacy stays protected
  • Get access to all of Dr. Mercola's health articles, E-books and special reports

Existing Subscribers: Enter your email address for instant access