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