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