Americans are more divided than ever, and media bias is making things worse. Clickbait, sensationalism, slant, emotional language, and other polarizing tactics are all used to get attention and views.
So what kind of impact does this have on our minds? Our relationships? Our culture as a whole?
Julie Mastrine, Director of Marketing at AllSides, appeared on the podcast Operation Moksha, hosted by Chris Orozco, to discuss. They chat about media bias and distinguishing fact from opinion. She also reveals the AllSides Media Bias Rating of a variety of outlets — including some that may surprise you — so you can ensure you're getting a balanced worldview.
Check out the full podcast below.