On this episode of Ways & Means we hear from the Daily Show’s resident fact-checker Adam Chodikoff. Also, Pulitzer Prize winning Duke professor Bill Adair tells us about a new movement of reporters going to great lengths to ensure we the people know the truth — especially when it comes to politics. We’ve got Republicans, Democrats and an upstart fact-checker from Iran, a country that has jailed numerous reporters.
- Read the episode transcript
- Find out more about Bill Adair and the Duke Reporter’s Lab.
- Listen to an extended interview with Adam Chodikoff from The Daily Show podcast.
- Explore Farhad Souzanchi’s endeavor, The Rouhani Meter.
- Meet fact-checkers from around the world.
Music by David Schulman and Sound of Picture. Also “12 Mornings” by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license