NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

Posted on AllSides July 1st, 2022
From The Left
AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts:


Posts misrepresent 2019 ‘satirical’ amendment to Kentucky abortion law

CLAIM: Kentucky is considering legislation that would require women to submit to the state every month a statement from a doctor indicating if they are pregnant — or else face penalties.

THE FACTS: The legislation was an amendment proposed...

Read full story

Associated Press Fact Check

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Lean Left
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Lean Left
See full bias rating for Associated Press Fact Check
Learn about media bias

More News about Media Industry from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right