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