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