Col­umn: Rashi­da Tlaib’s Lies Skipped by ‘Inde­pen­dent Fact Check­ers’

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<div>Column: Rashida Tlaib's Lies Skipped by 'Independent Fact Checkers'</div>

On Novem­ber 8, the House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives (212 Repub­li­cans and 22 Democ­rats) vot­ed to cen­sure rad­i­cal Rep. Rashi­da Tlaib (D‑Mich.) because she has “levied unbe­liev­able false­hoods about our great­est ally, Israel, and the attack on Octo­ber 7.”
One of those out­ra­geous false­hoods was cling­ing to the false claim that Israel bombed the al-Ahli hos­pi­tal in Gaza. But guess what? Our pro­fes­sion­al “fact check­ers” haven’t locat­ed that lie…or any oth­er nut­ty utter­ance, like her laugh­able claim that “from the riv­er to the sea” isn’t a Hamas slo­gan about the erad­i­ca­tion of Israel, it’s an “aspi­ra­tional call for free­dom” and “peace­ful coex­is­tence.”  
With Democ­rats, the so-called “inde­pen­dent fact-check­ers” rush to cor­rect Tlaib crit­ics, and not Tlaib – just as they rush to cor­rect Biden crit­ics, and not Biden. Maybe those crit­ics deserve cor­rec­tion – but so do Democ­rats, espec …