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