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Fact-checking journalism gains momentum

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Journalists have always faced up to facts, but a new wave of fact-checking journalism has gained prominence in the past decade to counter misleading or outrageous claims of political figures. 

Journalists have always faced up to facts, but a new wave of fact-checking journalism has gained prominence in the past decade to counter misleading or outrageous claims of political figures

Notable among these are FactCheck.org, and PolitiFact, which won a Pulitzer Prize in 2009.

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