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