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