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