Google, Soros fund Facebook’s new fact checker

Posted on January 11, 2019 8:46 pm

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In it’s ongoing effort to combat “fake news,” Facebook has hired a non-profit in Britain funded by liberal billionaire activist George Soros, Google and others to serve as a “fact checker.”

The BBC reports the non-profit Full Fact will “review stories, images and videos and rate them based on accuracy.”

Newsbusters points out that, according to Full Fact’s funding page, Google and Soros have donated extensively to Full Fact in 2018 alone.

The British non-profit is also funded by Pierre Omidyar, who funds the “Never Trump” site the Bulwark, headed by Bill Kristol.

Newsbusters noted Soros-funded organizations