The Boston Globe media bias rating is Lean Left.

As of February 16, 2018 and over 1400 votes, the majority of the AllSides community continues to agree with our initial media bias rating for The Boston Globe as lean left. As a result of that and agreement from other sources, we have increased our confidence in our media bias rating to "high".

The Boston Globe (and the Boston Sunday Globe) is an American daily newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Globe has been owned by The New York Times Company since 1993. Its chief print rival is the Boston Herald.[3]

The Boston Globe has won 21 Pulitzer Prizes.

The New York Times Company, who owns the Globe, announced on February 20, 2013, it is selling the paper and its related assets.

Source: Wikipedia,

The AllSides Media Bias Rating reflects the average judgment of the American people.

The AllSides Media Bias RatingTM reflects the average judgment of the American people. We don't use a convoluted mathematical or artificial intelligence model, but instead have regular people representing the broad spectrum of Americans blindly rate the bias of articles. That produces a fair, verifiable bias rating.

This media bias rating was determined using the following levels of bias verification.

Basis of Rating:

Blind Survey
Third Party Data
Community Feedback
Editorial Review
Secondary Research

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Unless otherwise noted, this bias rating refers only to news articles on their web site, not from opinion pieces or what is broadcasted on TV or radio. The opinion writers from the same media source may have different bias ratings, so individual writers often are rated separately.