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