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1 April 2022

WEF didn’t say that property ownership would become ‘unsustainable’

A screenshot of a tweet claims Klaus Schwab said eating meat and property ownership are unsustainable.

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WEF didn’t say that property ownership would become ‘unsustainable’
1 April 2022

2,612% rise in food bank use under David Cameron needs context

The Trussell Trust did provide about 27 times more food parcels at the end of David Cameron’s time in office than it had at the beginning—but this doesn’t mean food …

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2,612% rise in food bank use under David Cameron needs context
31 March 2022

Claims about German Test and Trace costs completely wrong

The costs of German and UK Covid-19 testing and tracing programmes cannot be easily compared.

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Claims about German Test and Trace costs completely wrong
31 March 2022

Asda’s milk is vegetarian

Claims that Asda’s non-organic milk is not vegetarian are false and have been circulating since at least 2016.

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Asda’s milk is vegetarian
31 March 2022

Chris Rock did not say he ‘crossed a line’ following Will Smith Oscars slap

The comedian has not issued an official statement.

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Chris Rock did not say he ‘crossed a line’ following Will Smith Oscars slap
31 March 2022

No evidence for MP’s claims ‘tens of thousands of people’ have ‘suffered severe damage’ from vaccines

Conservative MP Sir Christopher Chope made the claim about Covid-19 vaccines during an interview with GB News.

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No evidence for MP’s claims ‘tens of thousands of people’ have ‘suffered severe damage’ from vaccines
29 March 2022

Chris Bryant wrong on 0% EU VAT for heat pumps

Labour MP Chris Bryant also claimed that VAT exemption on solar panels already happens in the EU. This isn’t quite true.

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Chris Bryant wrong on 0% EU VAT for heat pumps
29 March 2022

Facebook video shows actors making a TV series in 2020—not staging the war in Ukraine

The clip was first shared by a producer of the series in December 2020.

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Facebook video shows actors making a TV series in 2020—not staging the war in Ukraine
28 March 2022

Pelicans don’t push their spines out of their mouths to cool down

A widely-shared meme actually shows birds yawning.

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Pelicans don’t push their spines out of their mouths to cool down
25 March 2022

Fake Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe photo makes it look like husband and daughter aren’t smiling

A picture shared by an MP of the family has been digitally altered.

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Fake Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe photo makes it look like husband and daughter aren’t smiling
25 March 2022

Ukraine is not enacting the ‘Great Reset’ with an app

An app available to Ukrainians is how those who’ve lost their job because of the war can get a one-off payment, but it doesn’t mean the introduction of a social …

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Ukraine is not enacting the ‘Great Reset’ with an app
25 March 2022

Video doesn’t show Russian and Ukrainian soldiers dancing together after invasion

The clip was uploaded at least six days before the Russian invasion of Ukraine even began.

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Video doesn’t show Russian and Ukrainian soldiers dancing together after invasion

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