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