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