Afif news is a popular newspaper in Saudi Arabia, published from and headquartered in Saudi Arabia. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Afif news’s media bias and Afif news’s factual reporting on the basis of its coverage, language used, presidential endorsements, media reports, research and blind surveys. We have also commented on the left or right biasedness of the Afif news along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Afif newsis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Afif news, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Afif news’s media bias. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media bias meter out of all the seven possible meters shown here.
Factual Reporting Summary
For commenting on the factual accuracy of the Afif news, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Afif news has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Afif news. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Afif news Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Afif news. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Afif news language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Afif news’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Afif news Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Afif news to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Afif news towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Afif news Endorsement of President
Endorsement of presidential candidates in elections comments strongly about a newspaper’s affiliation towards left or right. We will look out for candidates that Afif news has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Afif news’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Afif news
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Afif news will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Afif news in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Afif news
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Afif news by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Afif news is biased towards left, right or center.
5. Media Bias Articles from Research Papers, Institutions, etc.
Several reputed fact checking and media bias analytics organizations conduct thorough surveys and research to write about Afif news media bias. To substantiate our claims about Afif news’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Afif news
The audience of Afif news also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Afif news’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Afif news’s controversial statements and tweets
Several newspapers make controversial statements or tweets on social media that reflect their affinity towards any ideology. We will flip through Afif news social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Afif news media bias.
8. Popular editors of Afif news
Any popular person or editor associated with the Afif news will also speak a lot about Afif news’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Afif news that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Afif news CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Afif news CEO supports or sponsors any political party directly or indirectly. We will look for his tweets, statements, opinion pieces, and controversies that will take us towards Afif news’s media bias.
B. Afif news Factual Reporting Analysis
After Afif news media bias, we will write about Afif news’s factual reporting, to check whether Afif news is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Afif news’s factual accuracies and will comment if Afif news has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Afif news’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Afif news’s previous history if it has ever intentionally or unintentionally published any fake news, false or misleading reports to influence audience. We will also write about false claims made by Afif news in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Afif news
Several fact-checking organizations including Politico, FactCheck, Snopes, Poynter, etc. conduct frequent fact-check on news articles published by newspapers. We will list down fact-checks that mentioned Afif news to suggest if Afif news has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Afif news
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Afif news in their news stories to find out if Afif news is factually reliable or not.
C. Afif news Reliability Ratings by Fact-Checking Organizations
Several organizations across the globe independently conduct thorough research and studies on the pattern of news coverage by mainstream media. These websites study the articles published by the news media with the help of professionals and rate them on the basis of bias and reliability. Under this section, we will find out what other fact-checking organizations and media monitors have to say about Afif news.
D. History of Afif news
Afif news is based out of Saudi Arabia and primarily published from Saudi Arabia . In this section, we will comment about the history of Afif news including Afif news founder, Afif news publisher, Afif news circulation and Afif news headquarters.
E. Afif news Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Afif news’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Afif news’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Afif news
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Afif news enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Afif news audience.
G. Afif news Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Afif news on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Afif news is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Afif news is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.