Facts & Data / March 15th, 2023 / By Andrew Weinzierl
There is growing distrust of news outlets and accusations of media bias in today’s climate. This growing distrust may have serious implications.
Recommended Reading / March 8th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
Was the event widely referred to as the Jan. 6 Capitol riot truly an “insurrection,” or just a riot? Media outlets on the left and right reveal political bias in how they describe the events of Jan. 6.
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.
Recommended Reading / February 22nd, 2023 / By Joseph Ratliff
America's partisan polarization can feel insurmountable, but at AllSides, we believe that cross-partisan understanding and respect can help bridge the gap. Here are five things you can do instead of buying into the idea of a “national divorce.”
Common Ground / February 19th, 2023 / By Andrew Weinzierl
On what issues do Republicans and Democrats agree – and disagree – on areas of life satisfaction? A new poll helps answer the question, and shows us that there's more common ground that we might imagine.
Recommended Reading / February 7th, 2023 / By Joseph Ratliff
Could partisan responses to the State of the Union be reinforcing the one-sidedness they aim to counter?
Bias / January 27th, 2023 / By Henry A. Brechter
The two major media outlets displayed clear bias in their coverage of public violence.
News / January 10th, 2023 / By Andrew Weinzierl
We examined search data to determine the top media outlets searched in each state in 2022. Here's how your state stacks up.
Recommended Reading / January 9th, 2023 / By Dan Schnur
As long as members of his caucus disregard pragmatism, McCarthy's path forward will be precarious.
Recommended Reading / December 19th, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
From the Center For many Americans, this week marks the beginning of the holiday season, starting with Chanukah, then followed by Christmas, Kwanzaa and New Years in rapid succession. But for almost as many, this is also the time of year in which football ascends to another level in the...
Recommended Reading / December 5th, 2022 / By BridgeUSA
This midterm election was the second-highest youth turnout during the midterms in the past 30 years. If political leaders hope to be successful, it’s obvious they need the youth’s support. The problem is that both parties are missing what the current youth votes – and non-votes – are telling them.
Recommended Reading / November 21st, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
For those of us who would like to build bridges between warring factions, the challenge is about to become much greater.
Story of the Week / November 3rd, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was hospitalized after being attacked at his San Francisco home Friday.
Recommended Reading / September 28th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
AllSides’s CEO John Gable spoke at the 2022 Concordia Summit about bridging the partisan divide.
Recommended Reading / September 20th, 2022 / By BridgeUSA
The White House hosted a "United We Stand" Summit to counter the “corrosive effects of hate-fueled violence on our democracy”. It's no secret that bridge-building is more important than ever.
Common Ground / September 20th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
At AllSides, we frequently address the problem of political polarization, but how bad is it really? Do you have an accurate perception of the state of political polarization in the country?
Recommended Reading / September 12th, 2022 / By "The Conversation" Contributor
Here’s some of the research that explains why it’s natural to resist changing your mind – and how you can get better at making these shifts.
Recommended Reading / September 6th, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
In calling out what he sees as threats to democracy, Biden may have done more harm than good.
Recommended Reading / August 23rd, 2022 / By Clare Ashcraft
The Forward Party recently merged with the Save America Movement and the Renew America Movement. With Forward's announcement, also came waves of criticism– despite this, there are reasons to believe Forward is both a viable and worthwhile option for Americans.
Recommended Reading / August 22nd, 2022 / By Clare Ashcraft
Both sides are concerned about democracy being under threat — but often for very different reasons.