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About Free Press's Bias Rating
Free Press is a think tank / policy group source with an AllSides Media Bias Rating™ of Left.
Note: The AllSides Media Bias Rating™ for Free Press, an advocacy group, is not to be confused with our bias rating for The Free Press, which is a separate news organization.
What a "Left" Rating Means
Sources with an AllSides Media Bias Rating of Left display media bias in ways that strongly align with liberal, progressive, or left-wing thought and/or policy agendas. This is our most liberal rating on the political spectrum.Learn more about Left ratings
Free Press is a nonprofit advocacy group. It was rated Left following a Nov. 2022 independent review by an AllSides reviewer.
The reviewer noted a focus on identity groups and advocacy angles that typically align with the left, such as calls for net neutrality, a belief that former President Donald Trump's ban on Twitter was justified, and the belief that online hate speech is endangering lives: "Hate and disinformation are proliferating on both traditional media and social-media platforms — endangering the lives of people of color, women, the LGBTQIA+ community, immigrants and religious minorities."
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As of November 2023, people have voted on the AllSides Media Bias Rating for Free Press. On average, those who disagree with our rating think this source has a Lean Right bias.
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As of November 2023, AllSides has low or initial confidence in our Left rating for Free Press. If we perform more bias reviews and gather consistent data, this confidence level will increase.