Story of the Week / April 20th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
Fox News and Dominion Voting Systems settled a high-profile defamation lawsuit, but another pending defamation lawsuit could still push Fox into court.
Recommended Reading / March 16th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
AllSides is offering resources to help you spot misinformation and separate truth from fake news on The Capitol riot and 2020 election.
Recommended Reading / February 20th, 2023 / By Dan Schnur
If cable news giants continue on their race to the bottom, they will get there sooner than they expect.
Recommended Reading / October 25th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Updated 11/3/2022 It's obvious the media has had a close eye on the 2022 midterm elections , and the vast effect election results will have on all Americans means journalists should cover results with the utmost care and responsibility. AllSides is no different. Here’s our news team’s...
Bias / September 7th, 2022 / By Clare Ashcraft
Surveillance footage emerged this week of the GOP chairwoman for Coffee County, Georgia, escorting members of the tech firm SullivanStrickler into an elections office the same day as an alleged breach that is under investigation by state authorities.
Common Ground / August 18th, 2022 / By Jackson Lanzer
When examining elections, one may conclude that their competitive nature means they’re inherently divisive. Yet when expanding one’s viewpoint to see the shared values that have fostered our democratic republic, many commonalities are revealed.
Misinformation Watch / December 16th, 2021 / By Henry A. Brechter
Let’s break down the media coverage and dominant opinions around the claim, and highlight the main facts, myths, disagreements and disconnects.
Story of the Week / December 16th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
The House committee investigating January 6 revealed text messages sent to Trump's chief of staff by his son and Fox News personalities.
Recommended Reading / September 24th, 2021 / By "The Conversation" Contributor
Social media platforms rely heavily on people’s behavior to decide on the content that you see. In particular, they watch for content that people respond to or “engage” with by liking, commenting and sharing.
Facts & Data / August 24th, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
About 77% of Americans agree that photo ID should be required when voting in U.S. elections, according to a recent survey conducted by AllSides.
Recommended Reading / July 13th, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
In the aftermath of the 2020 Presidential Election, a lot of debate has ensued around election procedures in the United States — heightened by allegations of voter fraud or voter suppression — which has led to hundreds of laws being proposed in nearly every U.S. state that would make significant changes to the voting process.
Recommended Reading / May 27th, 2021 / By John R. Wood Jr.
America is more than half a year removed from the 2020 election. Most Trump voters still suspect voter fraud determined the outcome. The vast majority of Biden voters think such ideas are off the wall. Many Americans, meanwhile, believe that media bias and the practices of Big Tech are...
News / April 15th, 2021 / By Joseph Ratliff
Georgia’s newest voting legislation has stirred up a hurricane of political sensationalism and media bias this month, leaving much of the public confused about what the law actually does and why it remains controversial. The bill, titled “Election Integrity Act of 2021” or SB 202 , was...
Story of the Week / February 25th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. The Supreme Court met at the end of last week on several matters, and made two key decisions. It voted to allow the Manhattan, N.Y. district attorney to pursue former President Donald Trump's tax returns, and it...
Story of the Week / January 21st, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. On Wednesday, Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States in Washington, D.C. by Chief Justice John Roberts. The ceremony was scaled back amid the COVID-19 pandemic , and more than 20,000...
News / January 7th, 2021 / By Joseph Ratliff
From the Left Editor's Note: This viewpoint is from a writer rated Lean Left. In today’s bipolar political discourse, it’s easy to wave away controversies because “both sides do it.” This dynamic has reared its head once again, this time regarding Republican senators and House members...
Story of the Week / January 7th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. Congress certified President-elect Joe Biden's victory early Thursday after tallying states' Electoral College votes. Shortly after, President Donald Trump released a statement saying "there will be an orderly...
Story of the Week / December 17th, 2020 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. Members of the Electoral College cast their votes Monday to confirm President-elect Joe Biden as the winner of the 2020 presidential election. Biden received 306 electoral votes, over the 270 needed to win, and...
News / December 13th, 2020 / By Sukhayl Niyazov
Political polarization in the United States has been on the rise , with partisanship and gridlock increasing in Washington. This impedes the country’s ability to overcome urgent challenges. Affective polarization, such as increased animosity towards political opponents, is especially...
Story of the Week / December 3rd, 2020 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. U.S. Attorney General William Barr told the Associated Press Tuesday that the Department of Justice (DOJ) has not uncovered evidence of widespread voter fraud that "could have affected a different outcome" in the...