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