If you are a conservative then Google’s New Fact-Checker may not be in your best interest. That is what many conservative bloggers are finding out. Google has applied a standard that puts up warning signs for sites that do not follow the liberal narrative.
When you use Google search and a conservative site turns u, it will have a label that is not complimentary. A conservative site will have a “Reviewed Claims” sidebar where anything they deem questionable might be listed. Not so for liberal sites. Who is fact checking? You will not be surprised.
As Written and Reported By Eric Liberman for the Daily Caller:
Google, the most powerful search engine in the world, is now displaying fact checks for conservative publications in its results.
No prominent liberal site receives the same treatment.
When searching for a media outlet that leans right, like The Daily Caller (TheDC), Google gives users details on the sidebar, including what topics the site typically writes about, as well as a section titled “Reviewed Claims.”
Vox, and other left-wing outlets and blogs like Gizmodo, are not given the same fact-check treatment. When searching their names, a “Topics they write about” section appears, but there are no “Reviewed Claims.”
In fact, a review of mainstream outlets, as well as other outlets associated with liberal and conservative audiences, shows that only conservative sites feature the highly misleading, subjective analysis. Several conservative-leaning outlets like TheDC are “vetted,” while equally partisan sites like Vox, ThinkProgress, Slate, The Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Salon, Vice and Mother Jones are spared.
Occupy Democrats is apparently the only popular content provider from that end of the political spectrum with a fact-checking section……..
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