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