School Shooting in Uvalde Texas

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Re: School Shooting in Uvalde Texas

Post by Marcus »

We’re already there, as far as claims of ‘crisis actors’ (among other conspiracies or inaccuracies) are concerned:
After the May 24 shooting massacre of 19 elementary school children and two adults in Uvalde, Texas, some social media posts began perpetuating a conspiracy theory about one of the victim's families.

A video clip shared in a May 29 Facebook post shows CNN host Anderson Cooper interviewing Angel Garza, identified in the chyron as the father of Amerie Jo Garza, a 10-year-old girl who died during the shooting. The post also includes portions of NBC News host Savannah Guthrie's interview with another man identifying himself as Amerie's father.

"Two men claim to be the father of the same child who allegedly died in the school. Maybe they're gay and are both her parents but did separate interviews," reads the caption of the post. "Doubtful. More likely crisis actors. And the dude in the cap is a poor actor at that." ... 487793001/
agreed. this one was a no-brainer:

Fact Check-Social media posts misrepresent news reports referring to Uvalde victim’s stepfather and biological father

Claims that CNN and the Today show interviewed “different fathers” of Amerie Jo Garza, a 10-year-old victim of the Uvalde school shooting, are missing context. Garza is survived by her stepfather and her biological father.
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