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How AI helps us detect 100,000 potential claims a day

How AI helps us detect 100,000 potential claims a day

We can use new machine-learning tools to automatically identify checkable “claims” across online and broadcast media. At the moment, this averages to around 100,000 claims a day - 1,000 times …

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Government communications should serve the public

Government communications should serve the public

Important issues deserve proper scrutiny—not evasive PR campaigns

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Champion honesty and fix parliament's corrections process: Full Fact writes to senior politicians

Champion honesty and fix parliament's corrections process: Full Fact writes to senior politicians

All MPs should be able to make corrections to the official record.

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Full Fact launches consultation on the Framework for Information Incidents

Full Fact launches consultation on the Framework for Information Incidents

Over the next eight weeks, we’re seeking feedback on a new shared model to fight online misinformation: the Framework for Information Incidents.

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Addressing Health Misinformation: Lessons from 2020

Addressing Health Misinformation: Lessons from 2020

Last year, Full Fact co-hosted a virtual conference, titled 'Addressing Health Misinformation: Lessons from 2020'. We brought together experts from industry, academia, media, healthcare and government to discuss our common …

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Fix information failures or risk lives: the Full Fact Report 2021

Fix information failures or risk lives: the Full Fact Report 2021

The pandemic exposed dangerous gaps in public data and communication systems - the government must act now to protect the public

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In 2021 you can reach us on WhatsApp

In 2021 you can reach us on WhatsApp

In September 2020 Full Fact launched a pilot WhatsApp service aiming to tackle misinformation on the platform, we will be continuing this work in 2021 too.

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A framework for information incidents: five levels of severity

A framework for information incidents: five levels of severity

Full Fact has published a third paper as part of an ongoing project to build a collaborative model for fighting bad information online

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Full Fact publishes new report on Facebook’s Third-Party Fact-Checking programme

Full Fact publishes new report on Facebook’s Third-Party Fact-Checking programme

Our second report on Full Fact's experience of the Third-Party Fact-Checking programme run by Facebook

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The challenges of online fact checking: how technology can (and can’t) help

The challenges of online fact checking: how technology can (and can’t) help

New research report into the main challenges faced by global fact checkers when finding and checking claims online

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Eight days. Eight hundred donors. One huge thank you.

Eight days. Eight hundred donors. One huge thank you.

Our supporters helped us raise £55,000 in this year’s Big Give Christmas Challenge

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Responding to the challenges caused by information incidents

Responding to the challenges caused by information incidents

Full Fact has published its second paper as part of a new project to build a collaborative model for fighting bad information online

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Full Fact fights bad information

Bad information ruins lives. It promotes hate, damages people’s health, and hurts democracy. You deserve better.