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