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