Report Fake News

Use our secure, encrypted digital hotline to report suspected fake news.

NewsGuard employs trained journalists to rate and review news websites for transparency and accountability.

In recent weeks, reports have emerged that websites presenting themselves as news sites are actually the work of political campaigns that fail to disclose that the websites are in fact operated by partisans secretly promoting a political candidate. The NewsGuard Fake News Hotline can be used by those who believe they have discovered such a site.

To report fake news, please use one of the following methods:

Please include a link or URL for the alleged fake news source you’re reporting, as well as any relevant information about its trustworthiness. Our team of journalists will investigate.