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