Were ‘Nearly 200’ People Arrested for Deliberately Starting Australia Bushfires?

In early January 2020, as bushfires continued to devastate millions of acres on the eastern coast of Australia, various news outlets and social media personalities spread misinformation about the number of people criminally charged with arson in those fires. The unprecedented fires, which have killed at least 24 people, have destroyed 1,400 homes and killed … Continue reading Were ‘Nearly 200’ People Arrested for Deliberately Starting Australia Bushfires?