Difficulty: 2 (of 5)
Skills: Verifying events, Claim investigation, Source assessment.
Move(s): Find previous/trustworthy work, read laterally
A site is saying that President Trump will order drug tests for all federal workers in 2018. You see the story shared on Facebook.
A couple questions:
- Is this true?
- Does the site Reagan Was Right have a history of publishing fake stories?
Using Google News to Verify Claims
Using Snopes to Assess a Site