Katherine Knott

Katherine Knott is a staff writer with PolitFact Missouri. She has previously reported for the Columbia Missouri. She currently runs The Maneater, MU's student newspaper. She is a senior at the Missouri School of Journalism.

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Were Missouri protesters upset Paris attacks stole their spotlight?

Shortly after this month's deadly attacks in Paris, several articles from conservative blogs reported that protesters from the University of Missouri were angry that the terrorist attacks directed the national spotlight away from race relations and recent events at MU.

No proof tweets about Paris attacks came from Missouri student protesters

A website headlined a recent story, "Un-effing believable! Mizzou protesters are angry Paris terror attacks stole their media spotlight!!!" But is the account accurate? We took a closer look.