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