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