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Following Joe Kennedy's speech, Breitbart says Fall River, Mass ...

— Feb 1, 2018 ... Breitbart wrote that a native-born family, the Bordens, ran a mill in what became the town before and after the American Revolutionary War. Industrialization began when Col. Joseph Durfee, a native-born Revolutionary War hero built the first factory in 1811. Breitbart said that immigrants arrived at the end of ...

Breitbart's file | PunditFact

— PunditFact is a project of the Tampa Bay Times and the Poynter Institute, dedicated to checking the accuracy of claims by pundits, columnists, bloggers, political analysts, the hosts and guests of talk shows, and other members of the media.

Breitbart's False and inflammatory claim about deadly Wine Country ...

— Oct 20, 2017 ... As authorities continued to investigate the cause of Northern California's deadly wildfires this week, they refuted what they described as false claims started by the conservative website Breitbart about their investigation. A Breitbart article on Oct. 17, 2017 said Jesus Fabian Gonzalez, 29, "was arrested on ...

Breitbart Targeted by Calls for Advertising Boycott

— Mar 11, 2017 ... Over the past month or so, a social media campaign has gradually gathered steam that is aimed at convincing advertisers to stop doing business with Breitbart News. It appears that this campaign is now affecting how even large advertising agencies think about the site, which is known for its ties to racist ...

Breitbart News App Removed From the Apple Store?

— Rumors circulated that Apple was purging its app store of "fake news" web sites — starting with Breitbart's news app.

breitbart Archives | Snopes.com

— Bannon to Exit Breitbart News Network After Break with Trump. 9 January 2018 Breitbart News Network announced that the former White House chief strategist is stepping down as chairman of the conservative news site. News Conspiracy Theories ...

Food stamps dropped nationally, but after temporary spike following ...

— Feb 12, 2018 ... The number of people on food stamps plummeted nationwide in November, according to Breitbart, a conservative news website. "Food stamp enrollment drops by four million in one month," stated the Feb. 7 headline. Facebook users flagged the post as being potentially fabricated, as part of the social ...

FACT CHECK: Did 58 Scientific Papers Published in 2017 Say ...

— An article on Breitbart News used flawed interpretations from a climate skeptic blog to amplify a grossly inaccurate understanding of climatological research.

Breitbart gets the wrong Loretta Lynch in Whitewater claim | PunditFact

— Nov 10, 2014 ... Conservative news website Breitbart.com unearthed a potentially controversial line in Lynch's biography. "Obama's new attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch represented Clintons during Whitewater," read a headline from Breitbart's Warner Todd Houston. Houston wrote: There is just one problem.

Breitbart Duped by Fake News (Again)

— Aug 7, 2016 ... In support of the claim that the Trump campaign was being targeted by “hired gun ” protesters, Breitbart cited a Fox News report about a Craiglist ad supposedly offering “paid positions to protest Trump rally” and an ABC News report about a protester who allegedly answered such an ad and was paid $3,500 ...

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