Resources

News Evaluating Resources

AllSides “exposes bias and provides multiple angles on the same story so you can quickly get the full picture”

Bubble Quiz an online test designed as a rough measure of how disconnected one is from mainstream white American culture

FactCheck “nonpartisan, nonprofit ‘consumer advocate’ for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics”

Fact Checker Washington Post fact-checking column

Open Secrets “the most comprehensive resource for federal campaign contributions, lobbying data and analysis available anywhere”

Politifact “fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others who speak up in American politics”

Snopes “widely regarded by folklorists, journalists, and laypersons alike as one of the World Wide Web’s essential resources”

Public Forecasting and Betting Platforms

Almanis “forecasting on every question that matters—geopolitics, financial markets, industries, social issues, technology, medical matters and economics”

Augur “a prediction market platform that rewards you for correctly predicting real world events”

Betfair British betting site

Good Judgment Open “the best possible place to hone your forecasting skills”

Hypermind “collective intelligence of the future is essential to minimise uncertainty in a fast-changing globalised world”

iPredict “New Zealand’s very own prediction market”

Metaculus “a community dedicated to generating accurate predictions about future real-world events by aggregating the collective wisdom, insight, and intelligence of its participants”

Paddy Power Irish betting site

Predictious “the premier Bitcoin prediction market”

PredictIt “a real-money political prediction market, a stock market for politics”

Other Podcasts Superforecasters Recommend
Source: Good Judgment, Inc.

Channeling Brussels “podcast on transatlantic foreign and security policy that bypasses the blah blah blah and digs deep”

CSIS podcast “dissects the big (and soon-to-be big) stories of the week in U.S. foreign policy and international affairs”

Exchanges at Goldman Sachs “people from across the firm share their insights on developments shaping markets, industries and the global economy”

HKS Policycast “Harvard Kennedy School’s podcast on policy, leadership, and international affairs”

Lawfare “interviews with policymakers, scholars, journalists, and analysts; events and panel discussions”

Peterson Perspectives “research staff and visiting experts analyze current economic and political events”

The President’s Inbox “Council on Foreign Relations podcast hosted by James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon examines challenges awaiting the next US president”

RUSI Analysis “the podium of choice for world leaders and policymakers”

Russian Roulette “takes a look at the politics, economics, and culture of Russia and Eurasia through both interviews and lively discussion with experts from the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and around the world”

War College “weekly podcast hosted by Matthew Gault of War Is Boring”

War on the Rocks “discussions with security, defense, and foreign policy experts recorded over drinks”