HOW THE AUSCHWITZ MEMORIAL'S TWITTER ACCOUNT BECAME THE INTERNET'S HOLOCAUST FACT-CHECKER

(Petr David Josek/AP) Pawel Sawicki, 39, has been spearheading the Auschwitz Memorial's social media since 2009. In addition to tweeting individual stories about Auschwitz to raise awareness, Sawicki has used Twitter to fact-check various media outlets and users. As Twitter struggles to combat misinformation,  he has used the institution's account to fight back against fringe conspiracy theories. Sawicki's goal isn't to persuade Holoca...

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