OBSESSED: Facebook Fact-Checkers Defend Kamala 60 Times In 10 Days

PA Pundits - International

By Corinne Weaver~

Facebook fact-checkers should be “nonpartisan and transparent.” But they defended Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) 20 times to one over the course of 10 days.

Since former Vice President and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden selected Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate, fact-checkers have fallen over themselves to defend her. Between August 11 and August 20, nine fact-checkers conducted 63 fact-checks involving Harris. An overwhelming 60 were in her favor and led to the online censorship of posts on Facebook and Instagram.

Only three of these fact-checks determined that Harris had said something false, partially false, or lacking context. The Daily Caller’s Check Your Fact determined that Harris’s classification of the Ebola outbreak in 2014-2016 as a “pandemic” was, in fact, “false.”

Facebook’s independent fact-checking program has 10 fact-checkers. With the exception of Check Your Fact, eight of these organizations defend the left and…

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