With the Help of Platforms, Grants and Donations, More Fact-Checking Organizations are Now For-Profit

While major media outlets are slashing budgets and cutting their staffs, fact-checking organizations seem to be going in the opposite direction — adding employees, increasing their budgets and converting to for-profit businesses.

The annual State of Fact-Checkers survey conducted by the International Fact-Checking Network found that, for the first time, more than half (53%) of the responding fact-checking organizations are for-profit.

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