Matt Shapiro

Matt Shapiro is a data analyst for The Paradox Project.

How PolitiFact Slants Its Truth Ratings Against Republicans

PolitiFact presents itself as a nonpartisan truth umpire, but here’s the story behind how its metrics are biased against Republicans and highly attuned to political winds.

Running The Data On PolitiFact Shows Bias Against Conservatives

Mitt Romney did not seem to be a particularly egregious liar, nor does Hillary Clinton seem the single most honest politician to run for president in the last 10 years. Yet PolitiFact says it’s true.