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Did a 'Convicted Terrorist' Sit on the Board of a BLM Funding Body?

Did a 'Convicted Terrorist' Sit on the Board of a BLM Funding Body?

Susan Rosenberg is a convicted terrorist who has sat on the board of directors of Thousand Currents, an organization which handles fundraising for the Black Lives Matter Global Network.MixtureSusan Rosenberg has served as vice chair of the board of directors for Thousand Currents, an organization that provides fundraising and fiscal sponsorship for the Black Lives Matter Global Movement. She was an active member of revolutionary left-wing movements whose illegal activities included bombing U.S. government buildings and committing armed robberies.In the absence of a single,...

July 14, 2020
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Did Trump Promote Goya Foods from the Oval Office?

Did Trump Promote Goya Foods from the Oval Office?

U.S. President Donald Trump promoted Goya brand foods from his desk in the Oval Office.TrueU.S. President Donald Trump posed for a picture in the Oval Office with a number of Goya products, and the photograph was to his verified Instagram account on July 15, 2020.on Jul 15, 2020 at 11:02am PDTThe image was apparently surreal enough to prompt readers to ask whether it was real, and it is. It’s currently visible on Trump’s Instagram page.The post on Trump’s account, and a posted on his eldest daughter and adviser Ivanka’s Twitter account, reflects a recent internet dust-up over the brand...

July 16, 2020
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Opponents of 5G Networks Set Fire to Cyprus’ Mobile Antennas

Opponents of 5G Networks Set Fire to Cyprus’ Mobile Antennas

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A small group of people who oppose 5G mobile telephone technology is likely responsible for arson attacks against four mobile telephone antenna installations in Cyprus’ coastal town of Limassol, a Cypriot police official said Friday.Police spokesman Christos Andreou told The Associated Press that law enforcement authorities have agreed with telecommunication service providers to step up security measures around antenna installations including stronger fencing and more frequent police patrols.A statement issued by state-owned Cyprus Telecommunications Authority said...

July 4, 2020
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Want to Stop Hate? Fund Facts, Not Facebook

Want to Stop Hate? Fund Facts, Not Facebook

Despite several years’ worth of public clamor for reform, Facebook — from our vantage point — has done little but begrudgingly undertake superficial changes to address the hate and misinformation proliferating on its platform. We have first-hand experience dealing with Facebook’s callous indifference to the real-world consequences of its business model.We participated as a Facebook fact-checking “partner” for two years , sensing that the program effectively served as a public relations effort for Facebook, not as a genuine attempt to combat misinformation. When we pressed for changes,...

July 1, 2020
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Trump Falsely Asserts Biden Was Fed Questions

Trump Falsely Asserts Biden Was Fed Questions

This article is republished here with permission from . This content is shared here because the topic may interest Snopes readers; it does not, however, represent the work of Snopes fact-checkers or editors.WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has fabricated a complaint that Democratic rival Joe Biden was fed questions at a news conference and read his answers from a teleprompter. This didn’t happen. TRUMP: “Biden was asked questions at his so-called Press Conference yesterday where he read the answers from a teleprompter. That means he was given the questions, just like Crooked...

July 2, 2020
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No, Antifa and Muslim Groups Aren't Policing Minneapolis Under 'Muslim Rule'

No, Antifa and Muslim Groups Aren't Policing Minneapolis Under 'Muslim Rule'

Antifa and Muslim organizations in summer of 2020 were planning to police the streets of Minneapolis under Muslim rule.FalseRumors are surging in the wake of George Floyd’s death and resulting protests against police violence and racial injustice in the United States. Stay informed. our special coverage, to support our mission, and submit any tips or claims you see .In late June 2020, social media users shared an written by Robert Spencer in which he claimed — without evidence — that “Antifa and Muslim organizations plan to ‘police Minneapolis under Muslim rule.'”Spencer’s article, which...

June 26, 2020
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Is This a Transcript from a Radio Interview with U.S. Rep. Ocasio-Cortez?

Is This a Transcript from a Radio Interview with U.S. Rep. Ocasio-Cortez?

Stay InformedThe Daily Debunker brings you the top stories on Snopes.com.A meme transcribes a portion of a radio interview with U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.Correct AttributionSupport the fact checking and investigative journalism you rely on at Snopes.com.orA July 2019 social media meme presented a transcript of a brief excerpt from a radio interview with U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) in a way seemingly calculated to make the Congresswoman seem as inarticulate as possible:In a literal sense, this meme does reflect the words actually spoken by Ocasio-Cortez during the...

July 20, 2019
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Is Trump Admin Seizing COVID-19 Protective Equipment from States?

Is Trump Admin Seizing COVID-19 Protective Equipment from States?

Under U.S. President Donald Trump, federal authorities are confiscating orders of personal protective equipment (PPE) from local governments amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Mostly TrueNumerous health care officials and state leaders have reported instances in which federal authorities have intervened on local agencies' agreements with PPE vendors. In several cases, state officials reported the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) confiscated supplies within the last minute of deals with no explanation, while others reported the agency outbid them for the equipment.However, FEMA does not...

April 24, 2020
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Does This Photo Show an Anti-Semitic Sign at a COVID-19 Lockdown Protest?

Does This Photo Show an Anti-Semitic Sign at a COVID-19 Lockdown Protest?

A photograph shows protesters displaying an anti-Semitic sign during a COVID-19 lockdown protest.TrueAs governments fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Snopes is an “infodemic” of rumors and misinformation, and you can help. our coronavirus fact checks. any questionable rumors and “advice” you encounter. to help us hire more fact-checkers. And, please, follow the or for guidance on protecting your community from the disease.The weekend of April 17-19 saw a number of take place in cities across the U.S. in protest of continued lockdown orders intended to limit the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus...

April 21, 2020
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Did Trump Admin Remove CDC as Overseer of COVID-19 Hospital Data?

Did Trump Admin Remove CDC as Overseer of COVID-19 Hospital Data?

In July 2020, U.S. President Donald Trump's administration established new guidelines for hospitals to report COVID-19 patient information that eliminates the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as the leader of data collection.TrueAs governments fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Snopes is an “infodemic” of rumors and misinformation, and you can help. our coronavirus fact checks. any questionable rumors and “advice” you encounter. to help us hire more fact-checkers. And, please, follow the or for guidance on protecting your community from the disease.Since the beginning of the U.S....

July 15, 2020
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