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