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