Website Concocts False Story of Soros Arrest

Quick Take A bogus social media story uses a doctored image of an indictment to falsely…

U.S. Army Didn’t Seize Election Servers in Germany

Quick Take A congressman and conservative news outlets are spreading the baseless claim that the U.S.…

Bogus Theory Claims Supercomputer Switched Votes in Election

Quick Take A baseless conspiracy theory claims that a secret supercomputer was used to switch votes…

Trump Tweets Conspiracy Theory About Deleted Votes

In a tweet, President Donald Trump on Nov. 12 pushed the baseless theory that voting systems…

Bogus QAnon Claim that Mail-In Ballots Are Illegitimate

Quick Take A bogus QAnon-related claim that many of the mail-in ballots for the Nov. 3…

Antifa ‘False Flag’ Flyer Is an Old Hoax

Quick Take A viral blog post falsely claims that an “Antifa flyer” shows that left-wing activists…

The 2020 FactCheck Awards – FactCheck.org

Summary It’s Election Day, which our longtime readers know means it’s time for our just-for-fun awards.…

Trump’s Long History With Conspiracy Theories

During a town hall event on Oct. 15, NBC News’ Savannah Guthrie pressed President Donald Trump…

Social Media Posts Dredge Up Baseless ‘Child Trafficking’ Conspiracy Theory

Quick Take Social media posts are once again making false and baseless claims about high-profile Democrats…

Conspiracy Theory Baselessly Claims Biden Had Navy SEALs Killed

Quick Take A viral conspiracy theory spread across social media baselessly claims former Vice President Joe…