To our FactCheck Q&A readers: thank you for sharing the facts in 2017

The Conversation’s FactCheck team has collaborated with Q&A since 2015. ABC Q&A

As the final episode of Q&A for 2017 goes to air, The Conversation team would like to thank all the Q&A viewers and Conversation readers who requested fact-checks in response to claims made by politicians and prominent Australians during the show’s live broadcasts.

We salute your commitment to seeking out and sharing in-depth, high quality information, and to improving public debate in Australia.

We’d also like to thank the many Conversation academic FactCheck authors who gave so generously of their time and expertise to bring you the facts.

The Conversation has collaborated with Q&A since 2015. We respond to FactCheck requests from Q&A viewers, and live-tweet during each week’s broadcast – sharing fact-checks that are relevant to the discussions as they unfold.