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# Fact-Checking Facebook Politics Pages

This repository contains the data and analysis for the BuzzFeed News article, "[Hyperpartisan Facebook Pages Are Publishing False And Misleading Information At An Alarming Rate](https://www.buzzfeed.com/craigsilverman/partisan-fb-pages-analysis)," published October 20, 2016.

## Data

You can find a spreadsheet of all the posts, fact-check ratings, and Facebook engagement figures [__here__](data/facebook-fact-check.csv). The methodology for collecting and rating the pages can be at the beginning and end of [the main article](https://www.buzzfeed.com/craigsilverman/partisan-fb-pages-analysis).

The Facebook engagement figures were obtained from the Facebook API on October 11, 2016.

## Analysis

The full set of cross-tabulations [can be found here](notebooks/facebook-fact-check.ipynb).

## Questions / Comments?

Please contact Jeremy Singer-Vine at jeremy.singer-vine@buzzfeed.com.