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