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