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POLS 104: Government and Politics: Opinion, Fact-checkers and Watchdogs

This guide introduces you to the Political Science resources available from the University of St. Thomas Libraries, with particular attention to resources supporting scholarship related to the political systems of the United States,.See also the Political

Public opinion sources from the free web

Opinion and Fact

fact  [fakt] 
1. something that actually exists; reality; truth
2. something known to exist or to have happened
3. a truth known by actual experience or observation; something known to be true

opinion  [uh-pin-yuh n] 
1. a belief or judgment that rests on grounds insufficient to produce complete certainty
2. a personal view, attitude, or appraisal

Media Bias Chart

Factcheckers and Watchdog groups