COVID-19 Watch

Our coverage of mis- and disinformation about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, including fact checks and fact sheets.

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Robredo DID NOT question Duterte's curfew order amid COVID-19

There are no official records or media stories on…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Kennedy scion falsely claims US-made dengue vaccine wrongly used on Filipino children, worsening their conditions

Lawyer and environmentalist Robert Kennedy Jr.,…

Smoke-free environment is the new normal, say health advocates

A smoke-free environment will improve people’s…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Murder hornets are NOT ‘worse’ than COVID-19

They often attack only when people seriously…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Robredo DID NOT say basketball allowed if players are ‘3 meters apart’

It contradicts a statement she made recently.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Video of ‘killer insect’ attack in China, India, and Iran NOT TRUE

Three of the four clips were from a gas leak in…