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