Poynter, PolitiFact organize fact-checking festival [Worldwide]

Posted on Apr 23, 2021 in COVID-19 Reporting

Anyone interested in fact-checking is invited to attend this virtual program.

Poynter and PolitiFact are organizing "United Facts of America — a Festival of Fact-Checking" May 10 to 13.

The event will feature expert fact-checkers from PolitiFact, the Washington Post and FactCheck.org, doctors on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic and political and technology leaders trying to combat misinformation.

The program will include a keynote address by Dr. Anthony Fauci on the COVID-19 infodemic.

General admission costs US$50. Discounts are available for organizations' members.

Registration is open.