Fact Check

VERA Files Fact Check tracks the false claims, flip-flops, misleading statements of public officials and figures, and debunks them with factual evidence. It also fights misinformation and disinformation spread on the internet. This project is supported by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). VERA Files is also part of Facebook’s third-party fact-checking program.

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Duterte blows hot and cold with the Reds

The president has changed his mind again about…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Post claiming Boracay cleaned up weeks after shutdown has NO BASIS

This story is false. Don't believe it.

THIS WEEK IN FAKE NEWS: Aquino family DID NOT destroy Marcos mansion

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Corpses of foreigners found in Boracay FAKE NEWS

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Website MISLEADS with outdated story on Bongbong's electoral protest

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Website MISLEADS with outdated story on plunder rap vs Aquino

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