The Independent

AllSides Media Bias Rating™: Lean Left
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The bias meter value for The Independent is -2. -6 is the furthest "Left" value and 6 is the furthest "Right" value.
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The Independent
The Independent
Bias Rating Lean Left
Type News Media
Region National
Website independent.co.uk
What a Lean Left Bias Rating Means

The source displays media bias in ways that moderately align with liberal, progressive, or left-wing thought and/or policy agendas.

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The Independent is a news media source with an AllSides Media Bias Rating™ of Lean Left.

What a "Lean Left" Rating Means

Sources with an AllSides Media Bias Rating of Lean Left display media bias in ways that moderately align with liberal, progressive, or left-wing thought and/or policy agendas. A Lean Left bias is a moderately liberal rating on the political spectrum.

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