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CNN’s Jake Tapper Just Fact-Checked Hillary Clinton’s Email Claims — Here’s the REAL Truth…

This is from Independent Journal.

Holy smoke Jake Tapper is beginning to sound like a real journalist.

From the moment the story broke that Hillary Clinton used a personal email account and private server while Secretary of State, she has steadfastly claimed that she did nothing wrong and was permitted to do. 255 more words

Claims about the water in Flint, MI get SCICHECKED! #science

Scicheck finds many false claims about the water in Flint Michigan. Check the article – highlights below:

A Michigan health official told Congress that his department’s “initial analysis” showed blood lead levels in Flint children in the summer of 2014 were “within range of years before.” That’s false.

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@LamarSmithTX21 wrong on climate change... AGAIN. #tired @HouseScience @factcheckdotorg

Representative Lamar Smith heads the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology –  and is essentially as anti-science as you can get when it comes to climate change ( 299 more words

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Covering the Hate Beat

A notable feature of the 2016 race for the White House has been the free flowing comments of some Republican candidates against economic migrants and political refugees and, by association, against the Latino and Muslim communities. 1,274 more words

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Yes, We Are ALL Part of the 'Truth In Media' Equation

As most sentient people have noticed, distrust in the media is at an all-time high. It’s not just conservatives who whine about the “lamestream media”; people on all sides of the divide are generally dissatisfied, unconvinced that “all the news that’s fit to print” is actually fit… or even news… and certainly most of it isn’t in print! 1,393 more words

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