COVID-19 Watch

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

IN THIS COLLECTION

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Roque DID NOT say ‘poor have no right to choose’ COVID-19 vaccine brand

The presidential spokesperson on his official FB…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Tweet about Tito Sotto computing COVID-19 vaccine efficacy a SATIRE

Its publisher said the post is “a joke” and a…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: No direct link found between Pfizer vaccine and deaths in Norway

But vaccine administrators were advised to weigh…

​VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Claims of Filipina vlogger on Pfizer vaccine NEED CONTEXT

She talked about how a French infectious disease…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: ‘CNN report’ on COVID-19 vaccine injection to the penis FAKE

The fake report stated that the claim is based on…

VERA FILES YEARENDER: Five red flags to look out for in COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

After months of expedited clinical trials, several…