47 Fake News Signals: Part 7 of 7

Know Your Fake/Satirical Sites 

Empire News                    The Reporterz                   React365

Stuppid                            News Examiner                 Associated Media 

Naha Daily                        The Stately Harold            National Report 

NC Scooper                      Huzlers                            Empire News

NewsBuzzDaily                 Now8News                       Satira Tribune

Empire Herald                   The Daily Currant            CAP News

NewsBiscuit                      Call the Cops                   World News Daily Report

Protip: If you see a fake or very bias story in your Facebook feed, block the source from showing up again.

Know Your Fact-Checking Sites 

FactCheck.org                           Fact-Checker

Hoax Slayer                              Hoaxy

Irumor Mill                               MetaBunk      

Media Bias Fact Check             Myth Debunk  

Politifact                                   Snopes                  

SourceWatch                            Truth or Fiction


Tools for Spotting Fake News

Facterbot (https://medium.com/facterbot/how-to-use-facterbot-c460f6c71711)

This Facebook Messenger chatbot aimed at delivering fact checks.


A Chrome extension that suggests whether a Twitter account is likely to be a bot.


This Facebook Messenger app identifies the political leaning of an article. 


A Google Chrome plugin that attempts to identify whether a website is generally trustworthy. 


 Sources/Explore more

6 Tips for Identifying Fake News, Sabrina Stierwalt, Quick & Dirty Tips

As Fake News Spreads Lies, More Readers Shrug at the Truth, Sabrina Tavernise, New York Times

Critics of Dan Rather’s tips about fake news brought up his past. But the points are still solid, Alex Horton, Washington Post

False, Misleading, Clickbait-y, and/or Satirical “News” SourcesMelissa Zimdars 

How I Detect Fake News, Tim O'ReillyO’Reilly Media

Infographics Lie. Here's How To Spot The B.S., Randy Olson, Fast Company

Photographs cause false memories for the news, Deryn Strange, Maryanne Garry, Daniel M Bernstein, & D. Stephen Lindsay, Semantic Scholar 

Searching for Alternative Facts: Analyzing Scriptural Inference in Conservative News Practices,Francesca Triopodi, Data Society  

Snopes' Field Guide to Fake News Sites and Hoax Purveyors, Kim LaCapria, Snopes 

Want to resist the post-truth age? Learn to analyze photos like an expert would, Nicole Dahmen & Don Heider, Quartz

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