Fact-checking website Stopfake.org was launched on March 2, 2014 by alumni and students of Mohyla School of Journalism and of the Digital Future of Journalism professional program for journalists and editors.

At a later stage, the initial team was joined by many journalists, marketing specialists, programmers, translators and all those who care about the fate of our country and its people.

The main purpose of this community is to check facts, verify information, and refute distorted information and propaganda about events in Ukraine covered in the media.

The number of volunteers is constantly growing to help verify information, to write, to edit and to translate stories.

StopFake.org community does not represent or support any political party or other organization.

The idea of the website: Olga Yurkova.

Stopfake team: Avramenko Denys, Geshel Vadim, Gontar Margo, Deynychenko Ruslan, Koltsov Mykhailo, Kushnir Liudmyla, Matychak Tetiana, Panin Iurii, Sugonyako Alina, Fedchenko Yevhen, Shankovsky Oleg, Yurkova Olga, Zalitor Kira, Kukulevskyi Nick, translators and active readers-fact checkers.

The project team is grateful to colleagues who helped create and develop the project at different stages: Venzhyk Ekaterina, Voronov Igor, Dutsyk Diana, Karpenko Kseniya, Lepetun Jan, Mykhailiv Dariya, Mishenko Nina, Morfett Liza, Starova Helga …

Anyone can join our community to contribute intellectually, or to share your stories.

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Our E-mail: fakestopteam@gmail.com

StopFake.org Team