Al-Jazirah Online is a popular newspaper in Saudi Arabia, published from and headquartered in Saudi Arabia. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Al-Jazirah Online’s media bias and Al-Jazirah Online’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 Al-Jazirah Online along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Al-Jazirah Onlineis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Al-Jazirah Online, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Al-Jazirah Online’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 Al-Jazirah Online, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Al-Jazirah Online has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Al-Jazirah Online. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Al-Jazirah Online Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Al-Jazirah Online. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Al-Jazirah Online language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Al-Jazirah Online’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Al-Jazirah Online Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Al-Jazirah Online to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Al-Jazirah Online towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Al-Jazirah Online 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 Al-Jazirah Online has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Al-Jazirah Online’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Al-Jazirah Online
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Al-Jazirah Online will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Al-Jazirah Online in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Al-Jazirah Online
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Al-Jazirah Online by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Al-Jazirah Online 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 Al-Jazirah Online media bias. To substantiate our claims about Al-Jazirah Online’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Al-Jazirah Online
The audience of Al-Jazirah Online also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Al-Jazirah Online’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Al-Jazirah Online’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 Al-Jazirah Online social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Al-Jazirah Online media bias.
8. Popular editors of Al-Jazirah Online
Any popular person or editor associated with the Al-Jazirah Online will also speak a lot about Al-Jazirah Online’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Al-Jazirah Online that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Al-Jazirah Online CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Al-Jazirah Online 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 Al-Jazirah Online’s media bias.
B. Al-Jazirah Online Factual Reporting Analysis
After Al-Jazirah Online media bias, we will write about Al-Jazirah Online’s factual reporting, to check whether Al-Jazirah Online is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Al-Jazirah Online’s factual accuracies and will comment if Al-Jazirah Online has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Al-Jazirah Online’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Al-Jazirah Online’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 Al-Jazirah Online in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Al-Jazirah Online
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 Al-Jazirah Online to suggest if Al-Jazirah Online has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Al-Jazirah Online
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Al-Jazirah Online in their news stories to find out if Al-Jazirah Online is factually reliable or not.
C. Al-Jazirah Online 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 Al-Jazirah Online.
D. History of Al-Jazirah Online
Al-Jazirah Online is based out of Saudi Arabia and primarily published from Saudi Arabia . In this section, we will comment about the history of Al-Jazirah Online including Al-Jazirah Online founder, Al-Jazirah Online publisher, Al-Jazirah Online circulation and Al-Jazirah Online headquarters.
E. Al-Jazirah Online Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Al-Jazirah Online’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Al-Jazirah Online’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Al-Jazirah Online
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Al-Jazirah Online enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Al-Jazirah Online audience.
G. Al-Jazirah Online Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Al-Jazirah Online on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Al-Jazirah Online is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Al-Jazirah Online is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.