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