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The Buried Truth Of A Key Detail Used To Defend Julian Assange

The Buried Truth Of A Key Detail Used To Defend Julian Assange

Allies of Julian Assange have been using quotes from his accusers to claim that the sexual assault charges against him are fake. One quote that’s been circulating on social media this week even says, “it was the police who fabricated the charges.” What’s the problem? The only source of the…

29 Viral Photos And GIFs From 2017 That Were Totally Fake

29 Viral Photos And GIFs From 2017 That Were Totally Fake

Fake footage released by Russia’s Ministry of Defence purporting to show America helping ISIS but is actually from a video game It’s that time of year again when we look back at the photos and GIFs that went viral over the past 12 months. We did similar year-end round-ups in…

This Harriet Tubman Quote That’s Going Viral Is Totally Fake

This Harriet Tubman Quote That’s Going Viral Is Totally Fake

Harriet Tubman is going to replace Andrew Jackson on the $US20 bill — which is awesome. So naturally, people on social media are celebrating with a famous Harriet Tubman quote: “I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.” The…