Bias / March 7th, 2023 / By Clare Ashcraft
In January 2022, Spotify created a hub for COVID-19 information in response to controversy around Joe Rogan’s podcast. AllSides found that Spotify’s COVID-19 information hub omits sources on the right.
Story of the Week / March 4th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
New intelligence has led the Department of Energy (DOE) to shift its stance on COVID-19's origins and support the lab leak theory, once deemed a conspiracy by some politicians, journalists, and scientists.
Bias / March 1st, 2023 / By Andy Gorel
The Department of Energy believes with "low confidence" that the most likely origin of COVID-19 was a lab leak in China.
Bias / December 8th, 2022 / By Julie Mastrine
The media had a very different tone toward American anti-lockdown protesters than it has had toward Chinese protesters.
Facts & Data / October 20th, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
President Biden's vaccine requirements have become severely controversial, leading to debates over public health, personal freedom, the U.S. Constitution, safety of the vaccines, and much else.
Facts & Data / October 12th, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
Which is better at preventing future COVID-19 infection: vaccine-induced immunity or natural immunity? Plus, how serious are the side effects after getting vaccinated?
Facts & Data / October 5th, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
Over 70% of Americans are confident the COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. There is a large divide, however, among vaccinated and unvaccinated adults: while almost 9 in 10 of vaccinated adults believe the vaccines are safe, just over 1 in 4 unvaccinated adults agree.
Bias / October 1st, 2021 / By Julie Mastrine
In many articles about firings over vaccine mandates, journalists do not interview healthcare workers who are being terminated over refusing the vaccine.
Bias / September 22nd, 2021 / By Julie Mastrine
What are the chances somebody with COVID-19 must be hospitalized? Your perception may vary depending on your political leaning.
Bias / September 7th, 2021 / By Julie Mastrine
There are massively competing narratives about ivermectin’s efficacy in treating COVID-19, and it all shows in media bias.
Facts & Data / August 23rd, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
COVID-19 has become a constant in the news cycle, but with so many competing narratives and sensationalism on both sides, it can be hard to get an understanding of where the numbers lie and what the risks are for different groups. Here is a breakdown of where things stand.
Bias / August 12th, 2021 / By Julie Mastrine
Should the media share stories about people’s decision to get vaccinated leading up to their deaths?
Bias / May 28th, 2021 / By Julie Mastrine
The media sphere appears to have undergone a shift in narrative when it comes to the theory COVID-19 emerged from a Chinese laboratory.