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