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