Disinformation

An Old Doctored Video of Trump’s ‘Wig’ Flying Off Recirculates

The authentic video from 2019 shows that his hair stayed in place.

Social Media Posts Question the Safety of Vaccines for Pregnant Women

Expectant mothers can be inoculated safely against COVID, RSV, the flu, and other illnesses.

Is Switzerland Preparing Its Citizens for Nuclear Conflict?

A Facebook video exaggerates reports that the government is distributing iodine tablets.

Did Venezuela Free Prisoners So They Could Infiltrate the United States?

A viral video uses legitimate footage to make a false claim.

Footage Depicting Combat Between Russia and Ukraine Is Actually From Video Games

Facebook users are sharing the clips as though they are real.

Fake News Meets Artificial Intelligence

As disinformation becomes even more rampant, ‘prebunking’ can help fight back.

Our Best Stuff on Student Debt Relief, Ron DeSantis, and More

Plus, a false claim about Volodymyr Zelensky makes its way from Twitter to CPAC.

Fact Checking a Fake Headline About COVID-19 Vaccines

An image of an authentic article was digitally altered.