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POL 201: U.S. Government

A place to find great research sources for students in POLS 201.

Fact-checking Organizations

Should Newspapers Fact Check?

In a recent blog post, Arthur Brisbane - Public Editor of the New York Times, asked the public whether or not news reporters should "challenge" facts asserted by politicians and other "newsmakers" that they report on.  The response from the public was an overwhelming YES.  But the question has sparked interesting debate.  Check it out: