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