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