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