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