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