Fact Checking Media Lies (2020)

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Did Donald Trump say Covid-19 is a Hoax?

While running for President, Joe Biden tweeted out an edited video of Donald Trump speaking at a rally. The video was edited to look like President Trump called COVID-19 a “hoax.” This sentiment was repeated across social media. The President was accused of denying the existence of the virus. (occurred September 15, 2020)

Did President Trump Call Killed Troops “Suckers” and “Losers”?

The Atlantic released an article where they claim that President Trump makes repeated negative comments about our military. In the article, they claim that multiple sources close to the President say that he referred to fallen troops as “suckers” and “losers.” (occurred September 3, 2020)

Did President Trump recommend Drinking Bleach to Treat Covid?

The New York Times released an article where they say that Trump suggested disinfected could be injected inside the body to fight covid-19. Forbes, CNN, Joe Biden himself, and others have echoed this claim. This claim was a month after a couple drank fish tank cleaner to fight the virus, and the media blamed Trump’s rhetoric for the couple’s death of the husband and hospitalization of the wife. (occurred April 24, 2020)

Was the Assassination of Iranian Military Officer Qasem Soleimani an Act of War?

Following the Assassination of known terrorist leader Qasem Soleimani, democrats condemned the move by President Trump. They argued that this military move will put our country closer to war. “World War III” trended on Twitter with over one million tweets. (occurred January 3, 2020)