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