German mark bills held in hand
German mark bills held in hand

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here?.

Daily Debunk

Claim:?German newspaper claims “people are hoarding cash” in the coronavirus crisis.

Verdict:?Mostly True

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Social Media Disinfo

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VERA Files

VERA Files

Circulating on social media:?Fabricated email supposedly from the Liberal Party of Canada detailing Canada’s next steps to address the pandemic—including a “debt relief” program for people who agree to get vaccinated for COVID-19 and a “disease” it called COVID-21.

Verdict:?False

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Factual Reads on Coronavirus


Lions and Tigers and Anteaters? US Scientists Scan the Menagerie for COVID
As COVID-19 cases surge in the U.S., one Texas veterinarian has been quietly tracking the spread of the disease — not in people, but in their pets.
-- Kaiser Health News, November 4