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