FACT CHECK: ALABAMA’S RADICAL REPUBLICANS RECOGNIZED SECESSION BY DECLARING IT ‘NULL AND VOID” IN 1865

4 Sep

CLAIM: ALABAMA’S RADICAL REPUBLICANS RECOGNIZED SECESSION BY DECLARING IT ‘NULL AND VOID” IN 1865 INVESTIGATOR: John Needham FACT CHECK DETAILS: FACTUAL ACCURATE INVESTIGATORS FINDINGS: During May and June 1865, Alabama had no legally constituted government; Governor Thomas Hill Watts and other prominent leaders had been arrested by the United States … Read More »

FACT CHECK: PRESIDENT TRUMP SIGNS EXECUTIVE ORDER TO PROTECT CONFEDERATE STATUES

25 Jul

INVESTIGATOR: John Needham VERDICT REVIEW: INACCURATE SOURCE: LINK ARTHUR: Bobeth Yates, Reporter – CBS 46 News WGCL-TV (Meredith Corporation). FACT CHECK DETAILS: Click-Bait Headline, Misleading, Misrepresents Source and Inadequate Support Click-Bait Headline “President Trump signs executive order to protect Confederate statues ….” is false and misleading per the wording of … Read More »