FactCheck.org, a non-profit, non-partisan website sponsored by the Annenberg Institute, is setting the standard for exposing deception and documenting the facts behind political speeches, ads, debates, interviews, and press releases. Set up an email alert or RSS feed to keep on top of facts behind what politicians are saying.
And take a look at the latest book from the FactCheck editors, UnSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation. This informative and eye-opening text debunks a lot of common myths and shows how anyone can learn to dig out facts , question assertions, and make informed decisions. Cannell Library has two copies, call number BF 637 .B42J33 2007.